Ombre Watercolour Christmas Tree Trio

by Joanne James25. November 2020 09:00

A quick post from me today! Today I'm sharing a card that was inspired by the current challenge over at Inspired By:

   

I love those colourful bottle brush trees and decided I would do a spot of watercolouring to create my own ombre trio - take a look:

 

Here's the low-down on today's card:

I diecut the trees from watercolour paper using the Majestic Mountain dies, watercoloured them and popped the middle one up on a foam adhesive sheet. I paired it with a heat-embossed sentiment from 'Itty Bitty Christmas' and embossed my white background panel with the Tasteful Texture embossing folder for some added texture.

Finally I added a sprinkling of clear and irridescent sequins to finish:

 

Here is the visual summary of the key products used on today's project for you to pin for easy reference:

 

You can see all of my 'How To' summaries on my 'How To - Tips and Techniques' Pinterest board in case you've missed any. 

Enjoy your evening and I'll be back tomorrow with another project. Until then, happy stampin'!

 

Stampin' Up! Supplies Used:

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LeAnne Pugliese
LeAnne PuglieseUnited States
11/26/2020 2:16:41 AM #

I LOOOOVE this!  What a perfect way to create those trees, and the sequins are just delightful!  The black sentiment really pops too!

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Deborah Wheeler
Deborah WheelerUnited Kingdom
11/26/2020 9:38:30 AM #

That is such a gorgeous effect

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Jan Clothier
Jan ClothierNew Zealand
11/27/2020 4:05:58 AM #

I adore this!

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Jaydee
JaydeeUnited States
11/28/2020 3:48:47 PM #

Joanne, this is gorgeous.  I love those trees - it reminds me of looking at pine trees through a winter fog - just fabulous.  The sequins are the perfect finishing touch.
hugs
jaydee

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danni reid
danni reidUnited States
11/29/2020 12:55:22 AM #

Absolutely GORGEOUS, love your trees, this is incredible!  Thank you for inspiring us this week @ IB!

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