I masked the central panel and coloured the borders with ink dusters. I then added the flower stamps, coloured the lower ones with a deeper blue, and used a water brush with no ink to remove some colour from the flowers at the top. I used Nuvo drops for the centres of the flowers.
I'm entering this one in the following challenges:
Less Is More: 'Ombre'
CAS On Sunday: 'Black and white, with one color of your choice'
Flower stamps from Crafty Notions
'Birthday Wishes' sentiment from Woodware 'Daisy Panel'
Adirondack ink pads: Aqua, Denim
Nuvo Crystal Drops 'Morning Dew'