I also spent some time today looking through blogs...which I haven't done in a while either. The sketch at Freshly Made Sketches really caught my eye and was my incentive to get some marking done (report cards are due this week....ugh)!
Here's what I came up with:
Here is the sketch that I worked from:
I have been playing around with the Tin Tile Dynamic TIEF from the 2018-2019 Holiday catalogue and LOVING it! While it's hard to see here, I embossed a piece of Crumb Cake card stock and then sponged Craft White ink and Frost White Shimmer paint (also back in this year's Holiday catalogue!!!) onto it.
It really does create that vintage tile look. I paired it with the Merry Merlot and Tranquil Tide colours which really pop against the crumb cake background (at least they do in person....I'll need to work on my photography). I'm hoping to play around with more throughout the week and will continue sharing with you.
Here is a list of some of the supplies I used: