The challenge for today was alcohol. Yes we use it to make cards as well as an occasional "Nip"..OK may just some of us for sure.
In both of the following cards I created the background paper with a technique called POLISHED STONE
I tried to make the colors very subtle.
Stamp Set: Backwoods-New Release from Stampin' Up!©
Inks: Close to cocoa, brocade blue, baja breeze, mellow moss, pacific point, encore silver, and...Copic markers were used to color the fish
Papers: Garden Green, mellow moss, white
Accessories: Versamark with gold Embossing powder, Ribbon
Technique: Polished stone and to create the brown around the elk I just dragged the paper over the ink pad in specfic directions
Stamp Set: Backwoods-New Release from Stampin' Up!©, Sincere Salutations
Papers: Self created background paper, kraft, white
Ink: mellow moss, brocade blue, encore silver, baja breeze...and copic markers to color the fish
Accessories: River Rock Double stitched ribbon (retired-SU)