And white just didn't work so I rubbed a Bundled Sage Distress ink pad over it:
Spritzed it with water:
And dried it with a heat tool:
It still wasn't just right so I rubbed a Forest Moss Distress ink pad around the edges, spritzed with water and dried it to get this:
I liked this look so that's what I used! Best of all - my fingers were inky!