For this card, I wanted to try a few different techniques together just to see what I would get. Like my most recent cards, I felt like playing and experimenting a bit. That's what I did here.
Using watercolor paper, I first did a wet watercolor background with a few coordinating Distress Ink colors. When I was happy with that, I dried it a tad with the heat gun then spritzed Perfect Pearls over the piece. Again, I zapped it just a sec with the heat gun before stenciling the subtle trellis-looking background.
Next, I stamped the flowers and leaves using just the sketch portion of the layering flowers from the Altenew Vintage Flowers stamp set. I liked the look so I decided not to add the other layers. Instead, using a water brush, I added a little more color with the inks to give depth and a little more definition. I would have been happy with the look even if I had skipped this last step but overall, I do like how it all turned out.
Thanks for looking!
Altenew, Vintage Flowers stamp set
My Creative Time, Mom stamp set (sentiment)
My Creative Time, Rectangle Frames
Heidi Swapp, 6x6 Lattice stencil
My Favorite Things, Sweet Tooth card stock (card base)
Perfect Pearls, water brush, mini mister, clear embossing powder, adhesive flat back pearls, fun foam