For this card, I've rotated the sketch and also broken out the watercolour paper so I could use ink washes to colour my bird.
The background vellum is embossed with copper using the hessian textured stamp. It both picks up the light and the copper embossing on the sentiment.
Card: Soft Sky, Watercolour paper, Vellum, scrap of Calypso Coral
Stamps: Best Birds
Inks: Soft Suede, Calypso Coral, So Saffron, Pear Pizzazz, Versamark
Other: Copper embossing powder, Burlap ribbon, Sparkle embossing folder, Soft Suede marker, dimensionals, Clear embossing powder