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No Line Coloring Technique With Stampin' Blends - Beautifully Happy Stampin' Up!

Hello and welcome to my blog; today I have a super cute one layer-ish card to share with you using the Beautifully Happy Stamp Set. I also have a video tutorial to share with you today using the No Line Coloring Technique with Stampin' Blends.

Beautifully Happy Stamp Set, No Line Coloring Technique, Stampin' Blends, Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Rick Adkins

Video Replay:

You can watch the video tutorial below. And catch all my tips and tricks on using the Stampin' Blends for a fun no line coloring technique card using the Beautifully Happy Stamp Set.

If you have problems watching the video here on my blog you can watch it on YouTube by clicking here!

No Line Coloring Technique:

The no-line coloring technique with alcohol markers is a popular method for creating detailed and vibrant images. This technique involves using alcohol markers, such as Copic markers, Stampin’ Blends, or other alcohol markers to color an image without any visible lines. Instead of drawing lines around the image, you relay on the natural blending of the colors to create the illusion of lines and shapes.

Beautifully Happy Stamp Set, No Line Coloring Technique, Stampin' Blends, Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Rick Adkins

Basic Supplies Needed:

To use the no-line coloring technique with alcohol markers, you will need a few supplies:

  • Alcohol markers

  • Blending solution (such as Copic blending solution or rubbing alcohol)

  • A fine-tip brush

  • A piece of paper or cardstock

  • A printed or stamped image to color

Basic Technique Process:

Here's a basic overview of the process:

  1. Start by selecting the colors you want to use for your image.

  2. Use the fine-tip brush to add a small amount of blending solution to the area you want to color. Or prime the area with a layer of the lightest color you are going to use.

  3. Begin coloring the image using the alcohol markers. The blending solution will help the colors blend together seamlessly.

  4. Continue coloring the image, using the blending solution and markers to create a smooth and seamless transition of colors.

  5. To add more details or to color the small areas you can use the fine tip of the alcohol markers.

  6. Once you have finished coloring the image, you can add any additional details or highlights with the fine tip of the markers or with a white gel pen.

Beautifully Happy Stamp Set, No Line Coloring Technique, Stampin' Blends, Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Rick Adkins

It is important to note that this technique requires a bit of practice and patience to master. The key to success is to work slowly and carefully, building up the colors gradually and blending them together as you go. I hope that you enjoy today's video tutorial and you've it a try.

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