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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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#the100dayproject : 50/100 - halfway baby!

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#the100dayproject : 50/100 - halfway baby!
holy crap on a cracker i made it! only halfway, but still! i think i have only tried this challenge once and if i'm not mistaken, i got about four days in before i couldn't keep up. the "rules" [if you can call them that] say that it doesn't have to be consecutive days, but come on, it just makes sense!

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mail it monday #28

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mail it monday #28
a few days ago during #the100dayproject in this post i shared a few sneak peeks at that days card. i knew exactly who i wanted to mail it to and i wanted it to be a surprise! 

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#the100dayproject : 48/100

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#the100dayproject : 48/100
this might be the first card that i've made during this challenge with the color swatch where i haven't used every color of ink. i decided to take a slightly different route and so i began with four shades of brown ink and one olive-greeny ink that was similar to the saffron spice. i used distress inks and i blended them together to create my background panel by watercoloring. each card of the four that i made is slightly different and i love that!

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