March 14, 2018

Water Bleaching ...

Hi Everybody,

This fabulous card is created with a Water Bleaching Technique that is very easy to do.

For the blue card I have used the Layered Florals from the
"Christina Collection" 

For this one I used the Layered Butterflies stamps and I decorated an envelope to go with it

The technique needs lots of ink and I find that Distress Oxides give me a better result than the regular inks

Try different colour blends and see which you prefer.

 And write them down in a notebook so that you can always refer back to your favourites 

The trick with this is to use lots of ink and to keep blending to get a really smooth look with no harsh lines, and remember that it will dry lighter.

The Video will show you step by step how to make the card and I love both of these.
It is a technique I have used many times in the past and will use over and over again in the future.

Don't forget that there is a special offer until the 17th March at Craft Stash with the
  Christina Collection 
and if you add the code CMM15 at the checkout you will get a 15% discount

More tomorrow ...

Hugs xx


  1. Morning Christina, very pretty cards and a great video.
    Nancyd xx

  2. Two lovely cards, looking forward to watching your video later.


  3. Beautiful cards!
    Thanks for the video showing us this great technique!
    Have to give it a try :))

  4. Beautiful card - love the colours xx

  5. Two beauty’s today Christina looking forward to the video
    Love June Horrocks xxxx

  6. Beautiful beautiful cards today Christina, just love that technique...Your video on it is great...thank you...luv Ursula xx

  7. An intriguing post today Christina, will watch the video later tosee how it was done
    Margaret x

  8. Such striking cards and the video makes it look so easy to try. thank you so much xxx

  9. Hi Christina,
    Love the cards and this technique. Thank you.

  10. Hello Christina,
    Wonderful effect on the cards today, I'm away to watch the video and learn the technique.
    Maureen x

  11. Hi Christina
    Two beautiful cards and very informative video - love this effect so will be having a go very shortly.
    Best wishes
    Jenny C xxx

  12. Pam Mckenzie - lovely cards, I like the technique used, you make it look sooo easy, thank you Pam Mckenzie, Spain

  13. Two lovely cards Christina. Will watch the video later as have been out all day and not been home so just catching up with emails,

  14. A simply beautiful technique Christina beautiful card xxx

  15. Love this technique! Great video too!

    I just tried purchasing the entire Christina Collection but couldn't get the 15% discount to apply. And suggestions?


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