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Wednesday, 30 July 2014

101 : Water-Color : 102 - 1st Assignment Salt Water (color)

I just found this challenge blog this week

on Victoria Lavender's blog

The first assignment is Salt Water (color) and they have two sections 101 beginners and intermediate and 102 intermediate and advanced.

This is the very first time I have used this technique and I thank Victoria for the YOUTUBE links

I tried to follow the video Tattered Angels - Kosher Salt Technique by Erin Bassett but just used table sea salt as that is all I had here.

Also I didn't have any watercolour card so have just used white card I buy from Office Works.
Sprayed with Ranger Dylusion sprays, shook salt over and left overnight to dry.  Today wiped off the salt and stamped with Indigo Blue clear stamps I received last week with Australian Simply Cards magazine No71.  Stamped an extra butterfly and layered on top.  Added rhinestones and layered all onto pink card.

I would also like to enter this card into Word Art Wednesday


  1. So beautiful! I've not tried this technique, and I love Dylusions sprays, so will definitely be taking some table salt down to the craft room to try this. You did a super look with this! Well done! Will try to get back to check out your links too. Right now trying to play catchup.TFS & Hugs

  2. Gorgeous card and lovely colours used.xx
    ♥aNNie The Journey is the Start

  3. Hi Margaret, Splendid! Tablesalt is just as good. It's whatever makes you feel good. It's your first time? So cool! It's a cute card and I hope you visit each week to pick up a new idea or just to practice for fun. Cheers, Victoria Lavender 101: Watercolor


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