Then I sprayed again with my watered acrylic ... and rubbed it in with a paper towel.
See? See? Nice rich colors with that muting of the blue.
Like a goof I ironed it under freezer - not parchment - paper. (It all stuck together.) And it also came off on the freezer paper - so I am going to stitch on that too. Later.
Then the article said to crumple the paper to soften it.