Watercolor Dragonfly Dreams

The inspiration for the colors in my card come from the challenge over at Sunday Stamps.


My card starts off with Pink Pirouette as a base.  I layered some watercolor paper over some Basic Gray cardstock.


I stamped the falling dots from the Dragonfly Dreams stamp set at the top and bottom of the watercolor paper in Flirty Flamingo ink.  I then took an Aqua Painter and squeezed it to get the water to pool at the end of the tip.  I dotted the water all over the falling dots that were stamped until they were wet.  I dried the paper with a heat tool, which caused some of the ink to run, giving it a really cool look.

My guess is that if you were to make a bunch of these cards, each one would have a unique look.


I cut out the dragonflies from the coordinating thinlits in Smoky Slate cardstock and after adhering them to the watercolor paper added three pearls on each one.  Lastly, I stamped the sentiment in Flirty Flamingo and cut the end in a banner.





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4 thoughts on “Watercolor Dragonfly Dreams”

  1. Wooow I love that splash color behind your dragonfly so adorable
    Lovely card
    many thanks for joining with us at Sunday Stamps this time see you soon tomorrow
    Monika (DT at Sunday Stamps)


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