|inexpensive plastic palette knife|
It would be great for making a textured background too. Today I used mine to add a piece of mono printed graph paper to an index card.
|palette knife and index inclusion|
When adding rubber stamped or stenciled tissue paper to your backgrounds, a palette knife is THE tool to "butter" gel medium onto the page. Then smooth stamped tissue paper down for seamless addition.
|stenciled sun on tissue paper|
The background colors and texture are clearly seen through the tissue paper affixed this way.
What tool is YOUR favorite today?