Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Wish Upon A Star

Today I'm using my favorite stamp set from Lawn Fawn's 2017 summer release. I really enjoy how the fox and bunny look up to the sky and that there are so many constellation stamps in the set.

For the background I used Zig clean color real brush markers. I first scribbled 5 different blue/green colors all over my watercolor paper. Then I used a wet brush to spread out the paints and blend the colors, as well as drawing the outlines of the background. The colors from these Zig markers are so vibrant. I didn't need to create multiple layers like I normally do with normal watercolor.

After the background was created, I used silver embossing powder to emboss the constellations. I also splashed some water and appiled the same silver embossing powder to create random star effects. At this point, the background is finished and the rest is simple!

I'm submitting this card to the following challenges.
Supplies used in this card:
  • Lawn Fawn upon a star stamp set (LF)


  1. A beautiful background, Katrina! Love the little critters, too! Thanks for playing with us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

  2. Gorgeous card Katrina :-) such cute little critters and the night sky is fabulous! the whole design id adorable :-)

    thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Monday and Wednesday Challenges
    Lols x x x

  3. What a delightful nighttime scene, Katrina! Love that starry sky! Thanks so much for sharing with us at CAS Watercolour!

  4. Love your watercoloured night sky, Katrina. The silver embossing of the stars really stands out ... so pretty. And the fox and the bunny at totally adorable. Thanks for sharing with us at CAS Watercolour!

  5. A real fun nighttime scene, many thanks for sharing with us at Penny Black and More July challenge.

    B x

  6. gorgeous background for your stars and love the adorable bunny and fox taking in the night sky. Thanks for joining us at CAS Watercolour.

  7. Love your background and the stars,and the image is super cute...thank you for joining us at ATSM CHALLENGE this week,hope to see you again
    Željka DT xx

  8. This is SO amazing, Katrina. Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful art in our challenge. I hope that you will join us again soon.
    Blessings to you,
    Karen L
    Word Art Wednesday

  9. So sweet and serene. Wonderful card!

  10. Dawww, this card is so awesome! I love the backrground very much and the stars are superb! I also love these two cuties, it takes the whole design to another level!
    Thank you for playing along with us over Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge, we all hope to see you again next week!
    x Zoey

  11. oh wow, a brilliant background using Zigs. I LOVE how versatile they are! You should also enter this over at the Happy Little Stampers Watercolour Challenge!

  12. such a wonderful little scene - love that sky background - thanks for sharing your project at Addicted to Stamps and More

  13. Gorgeous card, cute stamps!
    Thank you for sharing at Penny Black and more;-))m

  14. a beautiful background and the fox and bunny are so adorable! thank you so much for playing along with us at the penny black and more challenge! sorry to be so late in commenting; i'm recuperating with a new hip.


  15. Wonderful card, so lovely.