CardMaker - - Easy Watercolor Cards - De­sign by Isha Gupta

1. Form a 41/4 x 51/2-inch card from taupe card­stock.

2. Cut a 33/4 x 51/2-inch panel from water­color pa­per.

3. Use brown ink to stamp flower, stem and leaves onto water­color pa­per, stamp­ing im­ages first onto scrap pa­per to achieve a lighter color.

4. Color im­ages with mark­ers. 5. To cre­ate the sky, ap­ply light blue marker onto wa­ter­col­ored panel and spread color us­ing paint­brush and wa­ter.

6. In the same man­ner, use brush and wa­ter to spread a lit­tle bit of color from flower and leaves; let dry.

7. Stamp sen­ti­ment on wa­ter­col­ored panel with gray ink.

8. Cut a 1/2 x 51/2-inch strip of pink card­stock; ad­here to back of panel, leav­ing a pink strip vis­i­ble along left edge as shown. Ad­here panel to card front with right edges even.

Decorate in­side of card as de­sired.

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