Festive Friday: Brusho Country Home

Nov 16, 2018 | Gratitude, Thank You & Thanksgiving Cards | 0 comments

Festive Friday: Brusho Country Home

Nov 16, 2018 | Gratitude, Thank You & Thanksgiving Cards | 0 comments

Are you ready for a real challenge?

We’ve got a good one for you over at Festive Friday where we’re celebrating 3D Day (it’s on December 3rd). That means we’re looking for 3D projects OR you can use the other option of a Single Layer project. Combine the two for an extra challenge!

I don’t know what we were thinking with this one. I know it was a big challenge for me as I don’t typically do either type of project. I just love embellishing too much to make a single layer card, and I don’t really have the occasion to do a 3D project. Yikes!

Play along at the Festive Friday Challenge - Earn Fest Points for free stuff! Find us @festivefridaychallenge or festivefridaychallenge.com. New challenges every other Friday! #cardchallenge

Looking for ideas – here’s a few:

  • Create some fun projects for your Holiday home from paper-chain garland to something more complex…
  • Try your hand at a pop-up, explosion, or box card.
  • Keep it minimal with a single layer card – embellishments and texture are your friend!

Don’t forget to leave a comment at the end of the post to qualify for my monthly giveaway!

For the Festive Friday Challenge #FF0021). Featuring: Country Home stamp set, Brusho Crystal Colour. #nicolewatt #pmretreat #stampinup #thankful #thanks #watercolor

If you stopped by yesterday, this card won’t be too much of a surprise. I’ve been exploring Brusho Crystal Colour coupled with Masking Fluid to make these wonderful one-layer cards! For once, I’m content with this simple, flat design, because it’s anything but flat! The Brusho brings the background to life, and watercoloring instantly adds depth to any image if done properly. In the end, this single-layer design leaps off the page!

Today’s project can be completed in no time. 

Kick-start Your Creativity

Subscribe for for exclusive specials, updates and free tutorials & sketches

Don't Forget about my MONTHLY GIVEAWAY!

Every month, I give away a sweet surprise to one lucky commenter. So, don't forget to leave a COMMENT on today's post to enter!

If you loved today's project, I'd love to know! The blogosphere can be a lonely place, so please don't lurk! Leave a quick word or two to tell me you were here!

Share and Inspire Someone Today!

The Latest...

  • FREEBIES!!! There's no catch - check out my Freebies Page for all sorts of downloadable resources to help take your crafting up a notch!
  • Need a Color Coordinator to inspire color choices for your projects? Get yours today! 2019-20 Coordinators are NOW SHIPPING!
    "I love this! I have a hard time getting color combos together and this takes all the guess work out so I can start creating right away! I think every stamper should have one thank you for this amazing product." - Sandra

Here's some other projects you'll like!

 

On the CASE: Turnabout Mashup

What do you do with all that “inspiration” you save?
Collecting images on Pinterest is all fine and dandy, but what do you do with it all? Do you have a system for gathering what you like about the design and using it for your own projects?

12 Days of Christmas {in July} – Winners Announcement

Thanks to everyone who followed along and left such amazing comments during this year's 12 Days event! I had such a fun time doing it, I'll definitely be doing it again next year. Of course, I've got some WINNERS to announce, so, here we go!...

For the Festive Friday Challenge #FF0021). Featuring: Country Home stamp set, Brusho Crystal Colour. #nicolewatt #pmretreat #stampinup  #thankful #thanks #watercolor