tutorial: ombre papercut frame backing

I have found out that watercolor wash is the perfect backing for papercutting pieces. This is a scientific discovery brought about by rigorous scrutiny of Instagram photos hashtagged #papercutting. In conclusion,┬áit’s a pretty solid assertion.

Here is my latest papercutting piece. The backing is watercolor in an ombre style.

Here is the very simple process to achieving said watercolor backing style:

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