I made a "salted" backround. I painted on some watercolors then threw on some large salt crystals.
Your backround must be VERY wet for this to work. And let it dry all the way too.
I added some ikat images and sentiment after I brushed off the crystals.
Cardstock: (white) Recollections/Michaels
Clear Stamps: (ikat images, sentiment from Irresistibly Ikat set) Papertrey Ink
Dye Ink: (Blueberry Sky, Limeade Ice, Harvest Gold) Papertrey Ink
Other: (sea salt)