Hi sweet friends! Today I'm sharing a quick and easy one layer watercolor Christmas card with the Christ Is Born Stamp Set. This gorgeous set is perfect for creating nativity-themed holiday cards and projects. A stamped and embossed image was colored with Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers and a water brush pen for a stunning one layer watercolor card.
V I D E O T U T O R I A L
Watch the creation of this nativity one layer watercolor card from start to finish below or click HERE to watch in HD:
The nativity images from the Christ Is Born Stamp Set was stamped on Bristol Smooth Cardstock with a clear embossing ink and heat embossed with white embossing powder.
Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers in the following colors and a water brush pen were used to color the image and background:
Sky: Deep Blue, Peacock Blue
Buildings: Brown, Light Brown
Stable: Deep Blue, English Lavender
Joseph: Mid Brown, Beige, Flesh Colour, Gray, Light Gray
Mary: Deep Blue, Shadow Mauve, Beige, Flesh Colour
Baby Jesus: Cornflour Blue, Haze Blue, Beige, Flesh Colour
Star: Mustard, Yellow
Palm Trees: Olive Green, Deep Brown
A sentiment from the Christ Is Born Stamp Set was stamped to the right of the design using clear embossing ink and heat embossed with white embossing powder.
The Salvaged Bricks Stencil was used with gray ink to add texture to the inside of the stable.
An additional sentiment from the Christ Is Born Stamp Set was stamped inside the card with gray ink to finish the card.
S U P P L I E S
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