I started to make Christmas cards yesterday, thinking that was going to be a quick thing. Wrong.
I wanted to use either or both watercolour pencils and watercolour pens. I went for the latter.
The pens are easy enough to use. Either apply colour on paper and quickly work with a brush and water, or apply colour on a plastic surface and mix on brush with water. My paper was barely thick enough, but that will do.
I sketched my scene, cut the elements, did the layout, drew on paper, painted cut out the elements and glued them.
And I continued today, with different colours.
Update 12 December: I made a few more this week:
I intend to create a few more and hope there is time, as it’s quite time-consuming.
Update 19 December: I made a few more today and I’m done: