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Watercolor Inspiration and Resources

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LOVE this cute and easy idea for watercolor gift tags! Could also do Christmas colors red and white twine! Homemade Gifts, Diy Gifts, Diy Gift Tags, Christmas Colors, Christmas Crafts, Homemade Christmas, Arts And Crafts, Paper Crafts, Fun Crafts

Watercolor Gift Tags

On Monday I shared that I’ve been playing with my watercolor paints a bit. And last week I packaged up some Vanilla Bean Lavender Salt Scrub with watercolor tags and lids. And I’m obviously having fun with this medium, so I decided to make a bunch of watercolor gift tags to just have on hand […]

The Alison Show: Watercolor Tutorial Part Mark Making Watercolor Tips, Watercolor Effects, Watercolour Tutorials, Watercolor Techniques, Watercolor Illustration, Art Techniques, Watercolour Painting, Watercolor Flowers, Painting & Drawing

Watercolor Tutorial Part 3: Mark Making - The Alison Show

Are you all ready to take your water color to the next level?! This is part 3 of Yao’s amazing Watercolor Tutorial series! If you need to catch up check out Watercolor Tutorial pt 1: Basics & Supplies and Watercolor Tutorial Part 2: Blending. Hello again! Hope you guys are having a watercolor lovin’ week! Today, I’m going to talk …

6 Beautiful Watercolor Projects - including these DIY Watercolor Magnetic Shadow Boxes Diy Craft Projects, Crafts For Kids, Arts And Crafts, Craft Ideas, Project Ideas, Cadre Diy, Recycled Toys, Diy Shadow Box, Do It Yourself Inspiration

DIY: Watercolor Magnet Shadow Boxes

Last week I participated in the semi-annual Creative Collaborative gift swap. Last christmas was amazing, so I wanted to participate again. Trying to think outside of my normal make-jewelry-from-my…

It's been a while since I've busted out the paints. I love painting! Painting was my life before I had kids. When talking to friends about my love for painting the conversation usually steers towar. Watercolor Tips, Watercolour Tutorials, Watercolor Techniques, Watercolour Painting, Painting Techniques, Watercolors, Watercolor Projects, Watercolour Flowers, Watercolor Galaxy

Tutorial: Getting the Most Out of Your Watercolors

It’s been a while since I’ve busted out the paints. I love painting! Painting was my life before I had kids. When talking to friends about my love for painting the conversation usually …

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diy project: hand-painted valentines

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Break out the paint because it is diy time! Here are three paint-related projects that you should totally do this weekend. (above) Create your own diy painted candle votives. Cheap, quick, and easy. Do It Yourself Design, Do It Yourself Wedding, Do It Yourself Home, Pastel Watercolor, Watercolor Wedding, Watercolor Cake, Watercolor Tips, Watercolor Walls, Watercolor Paintings

DIY Painted Votives - Once Wed

The glass Michelle uses to clean her brushes inspired us to paint the insides of these votives for some colorful candlelight. They couldn’t be easier to make. Pick up a case of glass votives from your nearest floral wholesaler or local Target. Scribble watery paint on the inside of clear glass candleholders and don’t try too hard…if you mess with them too much you’ll just make brown. If you’re having a hard time with this project you may need some …

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Fabric Painting Tutorial

See the dress in action over here. I did extensive research* to figure out how best to accomplish the watercolor effect on my dress. Basically, you want fabric with a tighter weave and it needs to be able to tolerate and absorb water (no dry clean only fabrics!). If you buy your fabric new, make sure to read the wash instructions on the end of the bolt. Mine was cold wash and line dry. I did the initial pre-paint wash in the washing machine but I'll hand wash the finished dress in the…

Watercolor Monogram Straw Topper DIY | perhaps more work than it's worth, but cute idea. Diy Party, Party Ideas, Garland, Celebrations, Balloons, Monogram, Watercolor, Birthday, Inspiration

DIY Watercolor Monogram Straw Toppers

While I play catch-up after my weeks of travel, I asked the amazing Kersey of Ardor to come over a share one of her crafty tutorials with you guys! She’s awesome, and so is this DIY. Enjoy!! Hello! I’m Kersey, from Ardor and I am thrilled to be here today to share a fun little …

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Birthday Party Ideas › watercolor cookies

Who isn't smitten by the wash of colors this time of year? Bring an artful approach to your next summer get together with watercolor cookies.

DIY Hand Watercolored Save the Dates + Dankeschön-Karten - DIY Stationary Save The Date Stamp, Diy Save The Dates, Wedding Save The Dates, Save The Date Cards, Diy Wedding Stationery, Wedding Invitations, Stationery Paper, Invitations Online, Wedding Card

DIY Hand Watercolored Save the Dates + Thank You Cards

It’s the ladies of Anti­quaria, back with another fab­u­lous and cre­ative DIY project for you all! This project is for wed­ding save the dates, but you can eas­ily apply this tuto­r­ial to any party invi­ta­tions or announcements! These Save the Dates and matching Thank You Cards combine the use of our custom rubber stamps with hand painted watercolor […]

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DIY Watercolor Stripe Bunting - The Sweetest Occasion

Make a watercolor stripe bunting perfect for the 4th of July! Tutorial by Kelly Lanza of Studio DIY exclusively from The Sweetest Occasion

Homemade recipe for watercolor paints using food coloring. Not archival quality, but great for DIY or kid's crafts. Diy For Kids, Crafts For Kids, Arts And Crafts, Homemade Watercolors, Watercolor Design, Watercolor Brushes, Watercolor Painting, Drawing, Art Techniques

Small Measures: Homemade Watercolors

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