Now I'm ready for a test print, but in the meantime, here is a faux print - b&w mirror image of the block:
So now I tear down the paper and pull out the ink...to be continued.
Will had a suggestion about color. I said I was thinking of going with blue, in keeping with the water theme, and he suggested blue with a turq. center. Sort of bluey-green. Interesting. I'll experiment. Whatever I do it'll be rolled on or tapped in as it's one block.