After my first alcohol ink playtime, I really wanted to get back to it and do some more – what am I going to do with all of these backgrounds?  I don’t know yet, but I like making them and I like having them in my stash just in case.  So here are the backgrounds from round 2…

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I think this sponging technique is probably my most favourite in my experiments so far.  I love how it looks like precious stones or agates.

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Here they all are on my display ledges for now, until  I decide what to do with them.

Here’s what was used FYI

Tim Holtz Alcohol Inks
Tim Holtz Distress Oxide Inks
Yupo Paper
Old photo paper
Glossy Card Stock


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