I am super excited about this beautiful card!!! I tried out the new Stampin' UP! Ombre Ink Pads as a way to apply color to the background of this card and I love it!! It is the easiest way to make a watercolor wash background!
Watch the VIDEO TUTORIAL below in this post for all the details about how to stamp with the Ombre Pads and how to make this easy watercolor wash background!
The background is created on watercolor paper from Stampin' UP! and then the die cut Detailed Floral Thinlit piece is glued on top. You will learn all the steps to create this card and some bonus tips in my video today!
To decorate these pretty watercolor wash backgrounds, I added die cut pieces from:
To dress up the love die cut, I used Clear Wink of Stella over it, and it glimmers so nicely!!
All die cuts were added using Multipurpose glue – see the video above for tips!
Which color combo do you like best?
Rich Razzleberry / Bermuda Bay, or, Calypso Coral / Rich Razzleberry
I hope you'll try this amazingly easy technique!
Shop Online: You can shop for any of these Stampin' UP! supplies in my online store here, or make shopping easy and click any of the product photos at the bottom of this post!
Want more Watercolor Background ideas?
Watch these PattyStamps video tutorials:
- Watercolor Wash background with salt! Watch the video
- Watercolor Wash Background stamp Watch the Video
Stampin' Up! Ombre Ink Pads, Left to Right:
all found on page 180 of the new 2016 Stampin' UP! catalog
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