Gesso on container lid for a palette, 4-ply museum board,
FW Sap Green ink 1 oz bottle, paintbrush
Draw with dropper tip.
Take brush with a little gesso and brush away from the lines.
Add more color, if you like.
Continue brushing away from the lines with the gesso.
More ink. Then brushing.
You could stop here.
Add an accent color, if desired.
This is Indian Yellow.
After teaching how to distress boards using acrylic paints for so many years I had apparently stopped thinking about the process. Long ago, I had banished the acrylic inks from the covers. I have a feeling there is more to explore.