There's a new sketch challenge over at
I went will the image and all and got to use this
NBUS tree that had been languishing in my NBUS box.
Somehow whenever it waved at me and said "use me, use, me"
I shook my head and put it back.
It's now a happy tree!
I die cut it from a piece of saturated watercolor with lots of greens.
The trunk didn't look very good in that green, so I colored it and the branches
with a SU Marker and used an Aqua Painter to smoosh the color around.
Then I touched up some of the leaves with a darker green marker
and painted some ground underneath before stamping the sentiment.
I stuck it on a background piece colored with the
I'm glad you stopped by today.
Stamps: Special Wishes (PB)
Ink: Early Espresso, Markers, Soft Suede, Garden Green (all SU)
Paper: Crumb Cake, Watercolor (Arches 140 lb. cold press)
Other: Arboscello Tree Die (MB), Simply Scored (SU)