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#the100dayproject : handmade card 63/100-2 : warm winter wishes

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#the100dayproject : handmade card 63/100-2 : warm winter wishes
the spin on the inspiration wheel today landed on monochromatic and i was inspired by a newer stamp set from mft. it was definitely out of my comfort zone, but i think that i like the way it turned out! i decided to use shades of greys and black with a splash of white to land on both ends of the color spectrum. 

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#the100dayproject : handmade cards 42+/100-2 : watercolor heart set

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#the100dayproject : handmade cards 42+/100-2 : watercolor heart set
as i've mentioned over the last couple days, i have some things in the works coming up. two of these things are virtual online events that i'll be participating in during the end of the month/beginning of december along with a slew of super talented makers. so many shows, festivals and events have been cancelled and i feel like this is the best option for me to try and reach more people while sharing more handmade happiness. 

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#the100dayproject : handmade card 13/100-2 - wishing you a season of blessings

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#the100dayproject : handmade card 13/100-2 - wishing you a season of blessings
one of my favorite things about the fall is the changing of the leaves - it's so gorgeous and it always makes me happy. i really tried to incorporate that feeling when designing and creating this handmade card. i'm super pleased with the result and i hope my customers and their recipients will be too! this watercolored blessings card is available now here and you can see my post on instagram here!

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#the100dayproject : 89/100

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#the100dayproject : 89/100
today's card was inspired - and somewhat copied - from this card i made back in march. 

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#the100dayproject : 51/100

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#the100dayproject : 51/100
i began with a blank watercolor canvas and using two shades of distress ink, i watercolored the background, creating an ombre fade. i know i've mentioned it before but the way that distress inks blend together - in any form - just amazes me. this time i used salty ocean and blueprint sketch. there's multiple layers of paint building up to the end result. 

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