One of my favorite techniques is sponging backgrounds. I love the color and dimension it adds. It takes an image from great to Wow with just a sponge and inks. For the moon on this card I used a 3/4 circle punch mask.
Versamark and gold embossing powder
Project Life cards and labels framelits
Wonderland stamp set
3/4" circle punch
Whisper White and Lost Lagoon cardstock
Winter Wonderland vellum paper stack
White Signo gel pen