I love creating resist backgrounds using paint. It can be more versatile than using wax or embossing powder because you can incorporate it more into the background. Let me show you.
Using a tag as my base I put white paint through a stencil.
mist the tag with water and spray ink over the top of the paint. Love those puddles of ink!
brown and black)
red paint. I didn't want a uniform finish. A little more black distress ink at the edges finished it off.
Paper Doll, and a Quote Chip as well as a little torn book page.