Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Water Colored Fruit Card Set

It's time to be thinking about back to school and I've got a great way to let your kids teachers know how much you appreciate them throughout the year.  Here's a set of water colored note cards that can be used any time to share your appreciation.  And they're not just for teachers!  


Here's a snapshot of the products I used today:
There's a big sale going on for the month of August on all white and ivory colored cardstocks at Cut Cardstock.  For today's projects I'm using Cougar 80lb Natural A-2 Folded Note Cards.  These come all cut to size, scored and ready to use.  What a great time saver and so handy to have on hand when you need to whip up a card in a jiffy!  
I started by cutting all the fruits out of water colored cardstock and water colored them using Gansai Tambi Water Colors.  I used Tombow Mono Multi-Purpose Liquid Glue to assemble the fruits.

I used Elizabeth Craft Designs Stitched Rectangles to cut a printed paper panel and a smaller panel of Cougar 80lb Natural Cardstock.  I layered the cards using Score Tape and attached the fruit to the front of each card with Tombow Mono Multi-Purpose Liquid Adhesive.  

Cougar Natural A-2 Envelopes complete this colorful set of note cards that can be used for any occasion.


I hope you enjoyed today's project and will take advantage of the sale this month on all white and ivory cardstock at Cut Cardstock.

Other products used linked below:
Thanks so much for stopping by!  Blessings~ Birgit

5 comments:

  1. Wow, Birgit. These are such lovely note cards. Your water coloring is amazing with the Gansai Tambi's. For some reason, I just have such a hard time using them. Fabulous cards, my friend.

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  2. WOW...what a GORGEOUS set of note cards Birgit! Your water coloring is fabulous...love it! Lovely, lovely cards my friend!! :0)

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  3. What a wonderful set of cards Birgit! Your watercoloring looks incredible!

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  4. OMG, I love the watercoloring on those pears and the apples (and all the other fruits). You are a true artist with so much talent, Birgit. These are such pretty cards and so colorful.

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  5. These are all just beautiful and will be lovely back to school cards for teachers! Terrific job with the watercoloring!

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