Here's a simple way to create a "painted background" without having to get your paintbrush out.all you need is your journal, your favorite water-soluble markers (i use tombow brush pens), an acrylic block, and a mini mister.
handmade card from Rapport från ett skrivbord: Serendipity Stamps, framed with ragged edge window from deco die cut rectangle, dandelions emboss in white on watercolor paper, and watercolor wash in background
By Kassi Lynne. Use this tool to ink the raised parts of dry embossed cardstock. Stick craft foam to a felt pad, then to the Velcro on an ink blending tool. The foam is harder than a blending pad, allowing you to hit only the raised areas.