The stamped scaloped square was colored in with pencils and the color areas blended using an alcohol ink colorless blender marker. First time I tried this technique and I liked how the colors turned out nice and vibrant.
A little contribution to Stempelvillage’s “Kreativer Freitag”: I have had this fish loitering around here for I think years – just the fish, attached to that piece of corrugated paper I had colored using acrylics. Something was missing, it was boring. I experimented a bit with combinations of different colored cardstocks and went for complementary orange. Added some oil crayon finishing touches. Et voilà, I am much more pleased with it now: