I've been wanting to do one of these off kilter cards which I've seen on a number of blogs.
I decided to use the Hero Arts Tide Pool with Charcoal. The letters and gems were coloured with Copic marker BG13 which is a perfect match.
I just loved the texture that you get from that paint stamp I used for the background. So here's a close up, also showing the diamond stickles I added to the white bits of the sentiment.