Watercoloring with Memento Markers

by Linda

AIR 2014_LL_August_Theme_Artists Choice wm


  • IMAGINE Crafts/Tsukineko:  Fireworks: Pear Tart, Tangelo; Versafine Onyx Black, Craft Mat, Ink Potion No. 9, Memento Markers: Rose Bud, Tangelo, Bamboo Leaves,
  • Spellbinders: A2 Curved Matting Basics Card Creator Die, Grand Calibur machine
  • Want2Scrap:  Green Rhinestones, Black Rhinestones
  • Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L: E-Z Runner, 3D Foam Squares
  • Viva Las VegaStamps – floral silhouette stamp
  • Miscellaneous: cardstock (white, purple, pink, green), acrylic block


2014-06-30 AIR 2014_August_LL_Artists_Choice wm

1. Apply Memento Markers randomly to the Acrylic Block.

2. Spritz with Ink Potion No. 9.

3. Place on white cardstock and leave for a minute to let the ink soak in.

2014-06-031 2014-06-031AIR 2014_LL_August_Artists_Choice wm

4. When dry stamp image using Onyx Black ink.

2014-07-01 AIR 2014_LL_August_Artists_Choice wm

5. Cut to size 2˝ x 3˝ and layer onto black card cut slightly larger, using 3D Foam Squares.

2014-07-002 AIR 2014_LL_August_Artists_CHoice wm

6. Cut card base using white card and the A2 Curved Matting Basics, the largest size.

7. Add 2¼˝ wide strip of colored card to the left side o the card base, leaving ½˝ of white card showing.

8. Adhere the layered image to the card base, as shown, using 3D Foam Squares.

9. Stamp the sentiment in Onyx Black.

10. Embellish the card by dripping Fireworks randomly on white card and then adding bling in clusters.


7 thoughts on “Watercoloring with Memento Markers

  1. Linda, these are totally gorgeous; you’ve really shown the vivid colors of the Memento markers and their versatility to use in watercolor techniques. simply beautiful!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s