tear paper towel in a random shape and using as a mask, using the stylus tool, a clean tip, and a light tapping motion, lightly sponge in sky with the shades of blue, peri, and pink ink. move the paper towel down the card several times, changing the angle of the paper towel each time. start with lightest colour first, and progress to the darker colours. you are making random cloud shapes, so be sure to leave plenty of white space in the sky.
a background technique with tissue paper . first cut a tag and cover with gesso. cut a piece of tissue paper about twice the size of tag, stamp with Versafine black ink. cover tag with glue. wrinkle tissue. press stamped tissue on tag and added more glue on top, pressing on the folds. To get a better finish, don't cut the extra tissue but use a sanding block instead.