Not as daunting as you might think you just need the right stamps :)
You will need
1 patterned line stamp
1 mainly solid shadow type stamp
Now you can add ink to the background and wipe off the resist area
If you chooses to use a text stamp remember it will stamp out in reverse.
Also check out Neets Resist Techinques
Stamps used Tim Holtz and Anna Griffin Allnight media