Shimmer Paint Watering Can Card

By  Lisa Somerville  for  Creative Inspirations Paint

size: 4-1/4"x5-1/2"

  • Shimmer Paint Watering Can Card


  • Cardstock: black, olive green
  • Papers: Ranger Inkssentials White Gloss, watercolor, BasicGrey Origins Collection 6”x6” pad
  • BasicGrey adhesive pearls


  • Stamp sets: Our Daily Bread Designs Happy Birthday
  • EK Success Brands Zig H2O water brush
  • Stampin’ Up! Scallop border punch
  • Ink pads: Ranger Jet Black Archival, Stampin’ Up! Chocolate Chip dye, Tsukineko VersaMark watermark
  • Creative Inspirations Paint paints: Fairy Dust, Tutu Pink, Gold, Buttercup
  • Black detail embossing powder
  • Adhesives: paper adhesive, foam dots

Basic Supplies

  • detail scissors, ruler, pencil, newspapers, sponge dauber, heat tool
  • 1. Make green top-fold card. Cut smaller black cardstock panel. Cover with paper strips, leaving narrow border. Adhere to card.
  • 2. Punch black scalloped border strip and adhere to card.
  • 3. Use watermark ink to stamp images, including one extra butterfly, onto watercolor paper; heat emboss with black powder.
  • 4. Use water brush to paint images with assorted paints, using photo as guide. Let dry.
  • 5. Trim image panel as shown; sponge edges with brown ink. Detail cut extra butterfly. Mat image on black cardstock and adhere to card with foam dots. Adhere butterfly with foam dot cut in half.
  • 6. Stamp black sentiment as shown. Adhere pearls to scalloped strip.