Watercolor Roses Cards

Just a little something I am working on... #watercolor #roses #watercolorroses #prima #primawatercolors

This past week I decided to play around with these new watercolors I had just received. I ended up making a page of roses. I had never made roses like this before and they are a lot of fun to create!

Made three cards with that one page I watercolors! #watercolorroses #watercolor #roses #card #cards #distressink

After the page was dry I got the idea to use the paper to make a few cards. I am always needing cards so I was thrilled when I was able to cut out enough for three cards!

I cut the paper out and on this card I just used two distress inks on the edges.


On this card, I used my scissors to rough up the edges a bit before I added the distress ink.


Then on this card, I also added some Jane Davenport Glitz Markers to the edge and added some dots to the paper as well.


So far I already have plans for two of these cards and it will be nice to have the extra card in case I need one in a hurry!

Thanks so much for stopping by today! Do you make cards or watercolor? Leave me a link to your latest project and I will come by for a visit!

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Below are the supplies I used for these cards:


  1. Babychaser says:

    I really LOVE these! What a great idea to paint up a whole page and then cut it up to put on cards. So far I’ve just been illustrating and painting whole card fronts. And I like those roses. It’s amazing how so many iconic things can take on so many different looks! 🙂

    Thanks for sharing these! I’ll have to try some of it!


    • Dani says:

      I hate to waste things so after I made the first card I played with the paper until I realized I could make 2 more cards. I am thinking about doing this again when I need some cards!

  2. diy180 says:

    Thank you for sharing this love tutorial. You are one of this Sunday’s features at Dishing it and Digging it link party. Thank you for joining in.

  3. Julie says:

    So pretty, I love how you put every bit of the page to good use. It’s always nice to have a few cards to hand for emergency situations. Thank you so much for stopping by the sharing this with us at Handmade Monday

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