Homemade Thank You Card Watercolor Tutorial

Watercolor painted thank you card
Show your gratitude with a homemade thank you card. Follow artist Mou Saha as she uses Faber-Castell Watercolor Pans to paint the perfect way to say "Thanks!"

Recommended Art Materials:

Goldfaber Graphite Sketch Pencil

Kneadable Art Eraser - Grey - #FC127220

Watercolor Pans, Set of 48 - #169748

Watercolor paper

Card with a flower sketch

Fold your paper to create a card of your chosen size. Mine is about 5x7 inches. Lightly sketch a wreath of Ginkgo leaves using Goldfaber Graphite Sketch 6B Pencil.

Flower petals with a watercolor pan

Color the leaves with the watercolor shades #104 Light Yellow Glaze, #107 Cadmium Yellow, #108 Dark Cadmium Yellow and #109 Dark Chrome Yellow.

Watercolor flowers and a watercolor pan

Paint the background with a blend of watercolor shades #234 Cold Grey V and #199 Black.

Watercolor painting of yellow flowers with a watercolor pan

Add details to the leaves and fill up any missed spots in the composition with more watercolor.

Thank you lettering with watercolor flowers

Hand letter the ‘Thank You’ with watercolor #250 Gold to finish. Whether you are creating multicultural seasonal greetings or universal sentiments, the range of Faber-Castell Watercolor Pans can open up infinite possibilities!


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