Watercolor Floral Stamp - Simon's June Card Kit

I made today's card using the June 2018 Simon Says Stamp card kit. This was my first time purchasing a Simon card kit and I could not be happier!

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For the first (there will definitely be more!) card that I made using this kit I decided to use the huge floral stamp in the stamp set. This stamp is one of the main reasons that I chose to purchase this kit. Sadly it is too big for my mini MISTI tool, so I had to use my old Fiskar's stamp press. I stamped it on Canson watercolor paper using Simon Says Stamp intense black ink.

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To do the watercoloring I used my Reeve's watercolor set. Once I got all of the watercoloring done I cut the watercolor paper along one edge of the floral stamp. I popped this panel up on the card base using some foam tape.

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The sentiment was made with two stamps from the stamp set in the kit. It says "sending lots of Love & Hugs." To finish the card I added three clear sequins and some Wink of Stella on the flowers. I had a lot of fun making this card. I find just sitting and painting for a little while so relaxing. I am not a pro at painting, but I enjoy it!

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