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Saturday, March 14, 2015

Clearly Whimsy Designs March Release Blog Hop

Welcome to the Clearly Whimsy Stamps March release Blog Hop!

The Clearly Whimsy design team have been sharing creations made with these new stamps and dies over the last couple of days, and today we are celebrating their release with a Grand Blog Hop!

On Thursday, we released 4 new Clearly Whimsy Stamps clear sets and 2 new coordinating crafting dies.

Jen Carter Whimsy Watercolor Circles Circles Thanks

Today I have another watercolor card to share using the Circles, Circles, Circles stamp set.  I had a lot of fun making cards with this set!  For this set I colored several different colors of aquacolor crayons onto an old CD case and then spritzed it with water.  I dipped the stamps in several of the colors and then stamped onto the watercolor paper.  I really like how it turned out!

Jen Carter Whimsy Watercolor Circles Circles Thanks Closeup

I then watercolored onto another piece of paper and then die cut the Thanks Large Word die from that paper and adhered. I finished by punching a few tiny holes in the paper and tying a piece of silk ribbon onto the front.

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We will draw one winner from the comments left on each hop post and that random person will win a $25 gift voucher to the Whimsy Store. Remember to comment on all the blogs in the hop in order to be eligible for the drawing.  You have until Wednesday, March 18th at midnight EDT to comment.

Thanks for stopping by! We hope you enjoy this blog hop! The next stop is to Becky's blog.

Jen -- You are here!

Thanks for stopping by!

26 comments:

  1. Fabulous technique with the aqua crayons. I love this new set!

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  2. Love your watercolored circles, Jen! Great card.

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  3. That's gorgeous! Brilliant idea to use watercolors for stamping, I love the effect.

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  4. Pretty card and fun technique - love the colors.
    isoscia at aol dot com

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  5. Jen, I have never used aqua crayons...enabler! I am so loving this look...great card.

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  6. Love the effect these aqua crayons made with the stamps.

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  7. Adorable cards! Love the watercolor effect!

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  8. Watercolur techniques are my favourites! love what you did with the circles!

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  9. I love blog hops. I get so much inspiration from them--thank you.

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  10. The water-color circles look awesome with your colors and design here!! :)

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  11. Very pretty with the colorful circles.

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  12. Beautiful! Love the colors you used ♥

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  13. Love the watercolored circles, my favorite set in this release! LOVE your beautiful and simple card!

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  14. Fabulous card. I really like the way the watercolour crayons came out. These circles are definitely fun and versatile.

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  15. Such a pretty card and those circles look beautiful the way you colored them is amazing (to me)!

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  16. Wonderful, upbeat card. Really beautiful sets. I see in them an enormous creative potential:-)
    Regards,
    Bozena

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  17. Pretty, soft, subtle water colors -- makes for a beautiful creation.

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  18. Thank you for explaining how you achieved the soft multicolored look!! I am learning watercoloring techniques, but I haven't looked into using the watercolor crayons. I have to remember this technique! You made a very gorgeous card!!!

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  19. This card turned out great. I wonder if the technique would work with gelatos or maybe some carefully dripped watercolors.

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  20. Wow, what a beauty your card and the circlestampset I mean... Just love coircles; use them so often and these look so great!

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  21. What a great watercolor
    Technique!! Love these circles!

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  22. I love the colors you used on this card. When I saw this stamp set I was not impressed and would never have looked at it a second time...until I saw your "Thanks" card! Now it's on my "to order" list.

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  23. I love how you used the watercolor crayons to stamp with! Looks awesome with those pretty colors! Love the Thanks die!!!

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