Did you know you can use your ink pads to create different types of watercolor washes? Yes you CAN! Adding hand watercoloring to cards is hot hot hot right now and NO you do NOT need to buy all those paints and pain sticks and special brushes and solutions and papers……. I am betting you already have everything you need right at your fingertips!
One technique – watercolor washing your backgrounds – is a trend that is holding strong! It is so easy to do and nearly impossible to mess up – so it is a PERFECT technique for me!
First, let's take a look at the card I made using this technique:
Isn't that pretty? That gorgeous yellow just makes the whole thing pop and float and so cheery without being all sticky sweet.