Make Your Own Watercolor Note Cards
Bring the look of blooming springtime flowers inside with beautiful watercolor paintings to use as wall art or greeting cards.
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- watercolor dye paints
- watercolor paper
- painter's tape
- medium paint brush
- small paint brush
- paint palette
- squirt bottle filled with water
Put a few drops of paint into the wells of the palette. Squirt some water into each well. You can control the darkness of the color according to how much or little water is added to the paint.
Tape the watercolor paper down to your work surface with painter’s tape.
Paint Flower Centers
Start with the center of your flowers. Paint some loose circles at random spots on the watercolor paper.
Add Largest Flowers
Move onto your largest flowers. With a loose hand, paint organic shapes around a few of the flower centers creating a flower shape.
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