Do you like this quiet, peaceful scene? I think sometimes we create by accident. I was challenged to use a reflection technique, and when I was done, I was amazed. I am my own worst critic, but I liked this card. More than likely, I will never be able to recreate it again. Thoughts?
Bashful Blue A-2
Whisper White 5-1/4 x 4 (2)
Archival Basic Black
First, I sponged the top half of the Whisper White panel with Daffodil Delight.
I then stamped the trees and the deer.
I watercolored the lake using Bashful Blue.
Next, I used the acetate panel to add the reflection on the water. I lined up the front legs of the stag, and the rest fell into place.
I then used watercolor pencils to color in the trees and the deer. I used two greens on the trees and two browns on the deer. I used the blender pen to pull down color onto the base of the trees and to add a bit of movement to the water where the deer stood. I used the markers for defining lines on the deer.
Lastly, I stamped the sentiment and adhered the other Whisper White panel to the inside of the card.
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Such a beautiful card, Sally!ReplyDelete
Thank you so much, Jeanette. So glad you took the time to visit and share your thoughts.Delete
Great reflection you did! Wow!ReplyDelete
Thank you so very much, Fonda. Like I said, I think it was accidental. I've done this technique before with not so great results. I think the difference might have been the marker accents added to the reflection. Thanks for stopping by and sharing, Fonda. Much appreciated.Delete