Here is my entry for Studio L3's Compendium of Curiosities Challenge #1: WaterStamping Technique from page 35. Linda, you are right---keeping it simple is the key (as difficult as that may be for some of us) so that the technique doesn't get lost. Fun and easy technique, and very effective!
** Red Brick Distress Inkpad
**white and black cs
**Oriental Background & Symbol Stamps by Fiskars: Asian Inspired
**Mini Mister by Ranger w/water
**misc. black fiber/ribbon
**black Stazon inkpad