Welcome to Day 3 of my Design Memory Craft feature!!!
Today I tried a slightly different technique using those fabulous gelatos! For today's project, I used the gelatos just like they were watercolors. I took my waterbrush and picked up ink off the end of the gelato and then colored in my bird images.
You can continue to reapply to get the darker shades in certain areas. They work just like watercolors, but with a bit more depth of color...
You will also notice that there is a polka-dot detail around the frame of the birds. I could not believe how easy that was. I did that using PITT artist pen in the blue metallic. There was not any of the normal mess trying to get it to work like you so often have with paint/metallic pens. Simply touch the tip to the black card stock and immediately, you have that gorgeous bright blue dot.
*Faber-Castell Color Gelatos (blue combo)
*Faber-Castell PITT artist pen - blue metallic
*Unity Stamp Co. Happyville
*Making Memories Journaling
*Nestabilities Labels die
*Prima paper (harlequin)
*Fiskars border punch
For all the details about the Design Memory Craft products that I used here, see my post from Day #1.
AND Faber-Castell has been VERY generous!
They are giving away 2 prize packs for my blog readers that will consist of:
A Mix & Match Mixed Media Sampler and Color Gelatos & Clear Stamp kit!
Just leave a comment on my Design Memory Craft posts from this week
and you will be entered to win for each comment (one per day!)