And, wow! I love the look when distress in is added. For this card I used Picked Raspberry and Festive Berries and Clarity Stencil Brushes for application. These brushes are amazing and can be used for a soft, light layer of color or for a more intense color with perfect blending every time!
When I did the embossing I made sure I had one 'HUGS' embossing in the center of the card panel. Then I die cut the word out three times and adhered them together using Multi Matte Medium.
To add a decorative flair to my die cut letters I simply drew diagonal lines across each letter with coordinating pens like SET or this SET I then covered my letters with Versa mark Ink and then covered them with Clear Embossing Powder and heat set. Then I added them to my card.
I stamped the word 'sending' from the Lawn Fawn Love Letters on a scrap of red cardstock using the Versa Mark Ink and covered it with Ultra Fine Embossing Powder and heat set.
I framed my embossed card panel with the My Favorite Things Stitched Rectangle Scalloped Frames.
For more interest on this card I added the Nuvo Crystal Drops in gloss white around the die cut HUGS. I wanted to add a little more red to my card so my solution for the was to simply color with drops with a red copic marker once then had dried! This could be done with any type of alcohol markers.
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