Paint the Holidays: Watercolor Greeting Cards Workshop


SKU: PaintTheHolidays Category:


Create and unique greeting card to send to someone special this holiday season! In this course you will discover how to create depth, shape, colors, and textures. Working from a provided template and using successive glazing layers, these holiday scenes will come to life! When you purchase this course, written instructions will be sent to your email, along with reference and explanatory photos, a template and links to video instruction for creating these delightful greeting cards. Work at your own pace. These cards could be created in about three-four hours.

Materials to have on hand:

140 lb. watercolor paper, 3 pieces cut to measure 3.5″ x 4.75″ (Arches recommended)

#4 round watercolor brush that comes to a good point

Winsor Newton Watercolors: Winsor Yellow, Winsor Blue (Green Shade), & Permanent Rose

Sally’s Saral Graphite Transfer Paper

Sea salt grinder or kosher salt

Card stock, 3 pieces, 8.5″ x 5.5″

Contrasting colored border paper, 3 pieces, 3.75″ x 5″

3 A2 invitation envelopes

Adhesive: rubber cement, repositionable double-sided tape, or glue dots

Other: paper towels, clean water for cleaning brush, Mr Clean Magic Eraser Original for cleaning up errors