Sunday, 22 May 2016

My First Watercolour

Morning and I am very pleased to say the least with this card ta da da da----my very first watercolour ---so please be gentle lol.It's for the new ATG/Create your own challenge at
613 Avenue Create,our sponsor is SLS Lines and I was given the image Dahlias and I used my grandaughters cheap watercolour set from The Works-and also some liquid pearls dotted about,cardstock was from Papermill Direct,mirri card/scrap of watercolour effect B.paper from stash(good find I thought)and the silver embossed sentiment is a HOTP stamp.
I used Square/Birthday/water colours
love to scrap-ATG
digi choosday-Birthday celebrations
Tuesday Throwdown-embossing/sentiment
a snowflakes promise-ATG
lil red wagon-blooming fun
Pennys challenges-ATG
word art Wednesday-ATG
crafting for all seasons-embossing/sentiment
crafty gals-May flowers
cre8tive hands friends-ATG
Aud sentiments-ATG+sentiment
craft rocket-flower power
star stampz-birthday
crafty girls creations-ATG
creative fingers-ATG
polka doodle-Birthday celebrations
Brown sugar-ATG
creative corner-CAS
Patties creations-Mothers Day or flowers only
creative artiste-ATG
eclectic ellapu-ATG
card mania-flowers
pink gem-flowers
allsorts-happy birthday
Thank you for dropping by-your comments are much appreciated and hope you find the time to check out the DT cards and blogs
Carol x x


  1. Very pretty! Thanks for joining us at Craft Rocket, Claire DT x

  2. Oooh well done, this is so delicate :-)

  3. Oh, your first watercolour, I´m impressed. As I remember I found it quite difficult in the beginning when I started using my distresses. This looks like you´ve done it before. Well done! and very pretty.

  4. Greetings Carol, what lovely flowers and card layout.

    Hugs Diane

  5. Very well done Carol, delicate and subtle watercolouring makes the flowers so pretty.

    Love and hugs

  6. Such a pretty card, really lovely. Thanks so much for joining our Birthday Celebrations at Polkadoodles
    Claire xx

  7. Such a pretty card Carol, your watercolouring is fabulous.

  8. and so you should be pleased Carol - lovely work! Hugs rachel x

  9. It's lovely, and if this is your 1st effort, golly, you should be so proud. You did a super job with the medium and it's a perfect image to do the w/c. Hope you'll do more like this too! Happy Sunday evening. TFS

  10. It's a lovely floral creation and perfect for our challenge, many thanks for joining in with our 7th Birthday celebrations at Allsorts.

    Also my thanks for your kind words over at my own blog.

    B x

  11. Wonderful watercolor card!
    Thanks for joining our ATG challenge at Through the craftroom door! Hope to see you back at the next challenge! Aly DT

  12. Very well done! great coloring! gorgeous card!
    xoxo Olga

  13. Well done Carol. Keep up your good work.
    Best wishes
    Jules xx

  14. Great spring card. Thanks for sharing over at Aud Sentiments.

  15. How fun Carol for your first watercolor - I think it is wonderfully done! The pearls add a lot too. Well done toots!

  16. How very brave of you, I wouldn't dare attempt to use watercolours but you have certainly made a cracking card with them.
    Great image and lovely colours.
    Thank you for joining our 7th Birthday challenge this week at Allsorts.


  17. Great job on your first attempt! TFS it with Brown Sugar Challenge!

  18. So pretty Carol! Thank you for joining our challenge this week at Little Red Wagon. Donna (DT)

  19. Love the softer colors of the paints you used. It really creates such a pretty effect.

    Thank you for joining us at Crafty Gals Corner for our May Flowers challenge.

  20. Well done for your first time. Thank you so much for joining us at the Creative Corner Challenges. Greetings, Veerle DT

  21. Really girl your first You may have missed your calling

  22. I don't think anyone would've guessed this was your first time using watercolors. It looks lovely, so delicate and soft and classy!

  23. Pretty card thanks for playing at agoac. I have some candy on offer

  24. Love it and who needs the expensive stuff for cards! You're a natural at it, very intuitive where you threw the colors - great job! xoxo

  25. Very pretty!!! Thanks for adding your lovely entry to our "Anything goes" challenge at LTSCB! Hope to see you again.

  26. Gorgeous watercolour card. Thanks for joining us for the 'Birthday Celebrations' challenge at Digi Choosday.
    Gail Digi Choosday DT

  27. Lovely and pretty card.
    Thank you for celebrating our birthday challenge over at Allsorts;-))m

  28. Wonderfully designed card. We are blessed that you linked with our Challenge at Word Art Wednesday and inviting you to join us again in our current challenge. Leaving you with the encouragement from God's Word in Romans 15:5-6 which tells us, "May the God who gives endurance and encouragement give you the same attitude of mind toward each other that Christ Jesus had, so that with one mind and one voice you may glorify the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ." Have a great Memorial Day weekend.

    JO ANN

  29. Thank you so much for entering our challenge over at Creative Artiste Mixed Media Challenge Blog, we hope to see you join in again...

    Hugs Rhonda DT & Owner xxx

  30. Your water colouring is awesome, a technique that I have trouble with, Yours has turned out amazing.
    thanks for joining our challenge over at
    Debbie DT

  31. Thanks for playing in our "Mother's Day or Flowers" Challenge #122!
    Sandi ♥
    DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
    and Pattie's shop
    Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

  32. Very pretty watercoloring, love your card! :) Thanks for sharing your creations with us at Creative Fingers! Hope you will join us again! Remember to check back to see if you are one of our winners too :)
    And I'm so sorry to be late commenting! Had a bad month healthwise.. PS: I got a sweet blogcandy if you wanna join in! ♥ Tindaloo

  33. Lovely make. Thanks for joining us in our Birthday challenge at Digi Choosday
    Anjie (DT)

  34. Fab make. Thanks for joining us in our Birthday challenge at Polkadoodles
    Anjie (DT)