Sunday, 10 November 2019

Simple Watercolor Halo Technique (Ellen Hutson Nov 2019 Release Blog Hop)


Good morning! It's release day at Ellen Hutson and all the new Essentials by Ellen goodies are available now!



To celebrate we are having a little blog hop - see details below.

I made an easy breezy watercolor card with the new In the Weeds set and my Altenew watercolors.

Here's a video:


BLOG HOP DETAILS:

We’ve got super fun prizes!!! One random & lucky commenter will win $25 to the EH shop and one will win the whole November Essentials by Ellen release!!! To enter for a chance to win, make sure to leave comments at each stop along the hop! Comment before Thursday, November 14th at 11:59pm PST. Winners will be notified by email.

Ardyth <<You are here!>>


50 comments:

Maureen Reiss said...

Soooo Beautiful!!!

Susan Jensen said...

Beautifully created! Love your use of color!

Carol said...

I really love this card and your video!

Mrsfish02 said...

Lovely job Ardyth... who wouldn't love receiving this lovely bunch of flowers on their birthday. Nicely done...

SmilynStef said...

your color halo is lovely

Brenda said...

Beautiful card! Thanks so much for the video.

Barb Schmidt said...

Love those weeds❤️

My Red Hen said...

Very pretty

Linda Callahan said...

Lovely!

Tami B. said...

How pretty...I love this stamp set.

Wendolefire said...

Such a fun card.. love the background colors!

Tracy Ercole said...

So pretty

Jennifer said...

Gorgeous watercoloring!!

V. K. said...

Enjoyed your video and learning the halo effect. Your card came out beautiful.

Denise Bryant said...

Love this pretty watercolor card! The wildflowers are just beautiful!

Eileen said...

Very pretty card. I love watercolor.

Waldo said...

I enjoyed watching you watercolor the beautiful wild flowers. Thanks for sharing

dyeandpigment said...

Everyone would be tickled to receive your lovely cards.

Lagene said...

Beautiful "Weeds"!!!!

JMN said...

Beauitful card and enjoyed your video.

Deb Selby said...

This weeds stamp lends itself to watercolouring so well.

CAlderman said...

I loved watching your technique on this card. Beautiful result.

Andre M. said...

Lovely style, thanks for sharing the technique video!

Marty B said...

Beautiful card and really enjoyed your video. I’m not good at watercolor but need to try this. Loved the effect you achieved.

Jeanne Beam said...

Beautiful card! Love your watercoloring technique.
Thanks so much for sharing...

Susan Y said...

Beautiful watercolor! Love this stamp set!

Eileen M said...

Very pretty! Love the watercolor effect.

Icemark2la@gmail.com said...

Kewl technique!

MadeByMeghanK said...

Beautiful colors and coloring!

MadeByMeghanK said...

I LOVE the background watercolor!

Mendy said...

Love your card and love your technique video. I will have to give the halo technique a try.

Raji said...

Pretty! Love the weeds stamp!

kiwimeskreations said...

What a beautiful card Ardyth, and thanks for the tutorial too - it was really
interesting how you achieved the halo effect
Blessings
Maxine

clavell said...

I always love your tutorials and this 'loose' water-colouring technique looks like FUN! TFS!

Daniela May said...

I can see I'm not alone in liking this In the Weeds stamp - so beautiful. Love the card Ardyth

MargaretD said...

Love how your card turned out!

Joy Meadows said...

What a beautiful card, Ardyth! Loved watching your video; the addition of the sparkly e.p. was very nice.

Cyndi said...

Gorgeous card. In love the In The Weeds set and your coloring is amazing. Beautiful background.

Daria Z. said...

Love that soft, dreamy background! Such a beautiful card, Ardyth - thanks for sharing your process.

Linda BL said...

Lovely card! I enjoyed the video showing the halo technique. Thanks for the tip about using the foiled lined lid to help reduce card warping. And yes, weeds are beautiful!

Denise Terry said...

Just beautiful! I love your watercoloring!

Mary Holshouser said...

Beautiful card. Reminds me that
spring can't be too far away.
thanks for sharing
txmlhl(at)yahoo(dot)com

Ericka Strange said...

Beautiful card Ardyth and I love your color halo. So pretty.

sentsue said...

Lovely!

Vikki H said...

The softness of your coloring made a beautiful bouquet! I like your second black stamping with EP to define the design.

Sue D said...

So pretty with the watercolors.

berryblue said...

I love the wash of watercolor in the background of your card. These little details add so much! Lovely lovely card!

Sharron said...

Gorgeous halo of color behind your lovely blooms!

Cindi (aka iring) said...

Beautiful watercoloring. I like that wash technique, and then going back for more detailed painting.

Lauryne Cunningham said...

I love the loose watercoloring- your card is gorgeous! Stamping the floral image again, really made a huge difference in the overall look!