From a wee bit of this dress:
I got this winter scene:
And from part of this theater curtain:
I made this mossy cave:
They're really more thumbnails than finished pieces, but I just wanted to experiment with texture and color for the moment. My backgrounds are pretty abysmal, and I think either of these would be an improvement over what I've done in the past. So, success! I may have to do more of these in the future, and keep them around for environment ideas.