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It's Beginning to Look A Lot Like Autumn.....

Hello and thank you for stopping by today!
I had an inspiration.....which I usually do from another very talented demonstrator, Patty Bennett....She was showing some fun watercoloring techniques on her video last week and I just had to give it a try.....so....here are my tries......

I think these leaves look absolutely amazing and so life like....what do you think?

I used the Leaflits Framelits.....and some watercolor paper....so...how did I do it?

First off....I used our wonderful Watercolor Paper, an aquapainter and our reinkers.
I wet the Watercolor Paper using water in our aquapainter....and wet the paper well.  I then used the lid of the ink pads and dropped in a few drops of the reinter.  The colors I used were Pumpkin Pie, Crushed Curry, Old Olive and Cajun Craze. 

I started first with the lightest color, Crushed Color and just made a few "swishes" on the watercolor paper, then Pumpkin Pie, Cajun Craze and a bit of Old Olive....the watercolor paper and water made th…