Coloring on Kraft Paper + a Giveaway!

Hello, stampers! It’s Jennifer here today with a video showing a quick and easy way to make a one layer card with colored pencils.

(If you are having troubles viewing this video, please try watching it HERE on YouTube.)

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I just love the Hero Arts Kraft Notecards. The texture is so natural and unique…and adding pops of color is easy! I just stamped first with Unicorn White Pigment Ink and let it dry. (You can heat set it if you want.) I then colored over the white ink with the new Spectrum Noir Blendable Colored Pencils. You can go soft or bold…it just depends on how hard you press! I went with medium pressure and kept the coloring “incomplete” for an artsy look. I did blend the coloring a bit by going over it with a white pencil. You can use any colored pencils for this technique, but I really like the smoothness of good quality colored pencils like these.

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Find out how to make this card — click for complete supplies and instructions.

The wonderful folks at Spectrum Noir have donated a fabulous prize pack for us to give away!

Spectrum Noir Giveaway

One lucky winner will get the Primaries and Essentials Blendable Pencil Sets along with some fun accessories. For your chance to win leave a comment on this post by 11:59 PST on Thursday, May 8th.

Good luck and thanks for stopping by!

___jennifer


Unicorn Pigment Ink Pad (AF249) Flower Garden (CL778) Kraft Notecards with Envelopes (8) (PS507)

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560 Responses to “Coloring on Kraft Paper + a Giveaway!”

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    Diane Thomas said:

    I love this card and it looks so easy.

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    Dee said:

    Love the card! Would love love to try the these pencil sets.

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    Cindy J said:

    I love this card! Im going to try making it today. Thanks for a chance to win.

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    Dolores Holloman said:

    I love the use of the Kraft paper. I have never used the prisma colored pencils. As always u come with something that pops out at us..

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    Sophia said:

    Love your simple quick and easy way of making a card have that wow factor. Would love to have pencils, thanks for the chance.

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    Kathryne said:

    wow this card is so beautiful And I am so glad I found it because I was going to purchase another brand of Pencils this weekend and now I am going to try these ones because I love the markers so much! thanks for all the inspiration you share with us!

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    Brenda said:

    What a fun technique! These pencils look magical, thanks for sharing your creativity and a chance to win.

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    mary said:

    How beautiful and providing color to kraft.

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    Julie {CalleLillyCafe} said:

    Love this white ink! Love the end result & that stamp set! #wishlist

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    Cindy Kasek said:

    I love the look of this card! Will definitely try it!

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