Card Ideas Using Gradient Cardstock and Metallic Watercolors (Take 2 with Therese)

by Therese Calvird

Hi, it's Therese and I am back with another edition of Take 2 with Therese.

Today, I am sharing two card ideas using Altenew's Gradient Cardstock Sets and Metallic Watercolors.

Altenew - Metallic Watercolor - Take 2 With Therese (card video) 1 copy

I added some wide watercolor stripes to both of my backgrounds. On the first card, I used one of the Sea Shore Cardstock and the Enchanted Gold Metallic Watercolor.

Altenew - Metallic Watercolor - Take 2 With Therese (card video) 1 copy

Then I added a beautiful Grateful Heart flower colored with the Watercolor Brush Markers.

Altenew - Metallic Watercolor - Take 2 With Therese (card video) 1 copy

And I also added a black Fancy Hello die-cut sentiment.

Altenew - Metallic Watercolor - Take 2 With Therese (card video) 1 copy

My second card uses the Shades of Purple Gradient Cardstock with Sterling Silver Metallic Watercolor stripes.

Altenew - Metallic Watercolor - Take 2 With Therese (card video) 1 copy

But this time I added a Poppy Garden image onto it.

Altenew - Metallic Watercolor - Take 2 With Therese (card video) 1 copy

And then I added a sentiment heat-embossed in Antique Silver from the Wavy Roses Stamp Set.

Altenew - Metallic Watercolor - Take 2 With Therese (card video) 1 copy

You can watch my video here or watch it in HD on YouTube.

Thanks so much for stopping by today!

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barbara lassiter November 20, 2019 - 10:40

These are both beautiful as usual from Therese. One can’t go wrong with her ideas and inspiration!

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Therese Calvird November 20, 2019 - 15:45

Thanks so much Barbara!

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Cindy C. November 20, 2019 - 11:11

Both so beautiful!!

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Therese Calvird November 20, 2019 - 15:45

Thank you Cindy!

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Lagene November 20, 2019 - 11:22

Gorgeous creations, love those metalic painted backgrounds! Thanks for the video!

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Therese Calvird November 20, 2019 - 15:46

They really are so beautiful and shiny IRL!

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Carol McCready November 20, 2019 - 13:37

Very pretty cards. I love the silver metallic.

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Therese Calvird November 20, 2019 - 15:46

I really liked it too, I usually tend towards gold!

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Patt H. November 20, 2019 - 15:10

Sooo pretty!!

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Therese Calvird November 20, 2019 - 15:47

Thank you Patt!

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Henriëtte November 20, 2019 - 16:30

Stunning cards Therese, my favorite is the one with the gold and sea shore cardstock.
Thanks for you video tutorial and stunning inspiration.

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Therese Calvird November 20, 2019 - 16:34

The Sea Shore collection is so pretty!

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Candace November 20, 2019 - 20:25

I really like that blue green color with the gold and then that fancy Hello on top of the flower… and the 3D aspects of the card. Quite stunning.

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Therese Calvird November 20, 2019 - 21:26

Thanks so much Candace!

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Billie A November 20, 2019 - 21:28

Both are beautiful. Love the colors, stamps, layout and dies.

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Therese Calvird November 20, 2019 - 21:33

Thank you Billie!

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Beverly Jordan November 21, 2019 - 08:51

Such beautiful creations with the metallic’s added!!

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Therese Calvird November 21, 2019 - 23:00

Thanks so much Beverly!

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