I looked at the collage I did previously and thought, hmm, pretty ordinary, not really inspired. I thought I can do a lot more with this paper collage than I've done - let's go completely different, not use it as a landscape.
So here are the steps I took:
1. Changed the colour of the original paper collage and turned it upside later
(actually, I turned it upside later when I did a blend):
2. Used this texture that I made earlier and combined it using an exclusion blend:
2. Extracted this flower, manipulated the colours, applied a down bevel effect and added a border on top:
3. Finally combined everything:
And here's another one using different colours: