The background was the first pressing which I embossed, the die cuts are from the second pressing!
It almost looks as if the die cuts are cut from the background, but no, they are not!
I'm submitting this in two challenges. Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge is "Die Crazy", and CASE Study 191 - "Splash!" Another for Splash with a little free hand coloring with watercolors, a few Martha's butterflies cut from the leftovers from above, and Heidi Swapp gold:rescues" for Die Crazy:
This time I actually cut from the background watercolor paper I created with Debby Hughes.
Have a great weekend, everybody - hope the sun shines where you are, and you get to color.