Do you like to watercolor on your handstamped greeting cards but wish you knew how to get the deep colors for shading you sometimes see? Watch to see my watercoloring tip on how to get more intense colors as I demonstrate watercoloring the beautiful rose from the Stampin’ Up! Greaceful Garden Stamp Set.

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Stampin' Up! Graceful Garden card designed by Shelly Godby of with Stampin' Up! Graceful Garden Stamp Set

The look of watercoloring is very attractive. It’s even more pleasing when you learn how to shade. And, now you know how easy it truly is to get intense colors when you want them!


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Graceful Garden Card Measurements

5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″ Sahara Sand Cardstock

5″ x 3-3/4″ Petal Garden Designer Series Paper Stack

4″ x 2-1/2″ Whisper White Cardstock

7″ x 2-3/4″ Whisper White Thick Cardstock

5-1/4″ x 4″ Whisper White Cardstock


Graceful Garden Card Supplies


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