This painted ombre effect is subtle and beautiful. 

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You need:

watercolor paper

watercolor paint

paint brush

  1. Start by cutting the paper into the same size as a double folded card. 4"x6" is a great size.
  2. Using watercolor paint and water, paint a large stripe at the bottom of the card.
  3. The paint will "bleed" into the paper creating a beautiful ombre effect.
  4. Hang to dry.
  5. Fold the card in half, and it's ready to use.


Make a set along with envelopes and tie them with a ribbon and give them as a gift to a loved one!

Photography by Alexandra Grablewski

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