Backgrounds made by scribbling with Tom Bow markers onto an acrylic block, then spritzing heavily with water, then stamping onto paper. When background was dry, image and sentiment were stamped with Memento tuxedo black ink.
Reverse Emboss Resist - by Spike. Sponge distress inks onto white cardstock. Let dry. Stamp with VersaMark and emboss in clear. (He used UTEE - Ultra Thick Embossing Enamel.) Sponge black Distress Ink all over the piece. Buff to remove the ink from the stamped design. Use as a background for a card.