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Sun 13

Distress Oxide Valentine
by Laura Fulcher


Greetings friends.  I hope you are having a wonderful weekend.  Today I want to share a card using Distress Oxides for the background coloring along with the new Butterfly Heart Frame.  The ironic part of this card is that I chose to not use the butterfly on the card.

To make the card, I first took a 4" x 4" piece of white cardstock and sponge on three colors of Distress Oxide inks.  I then sprayed the background with water to create water spots:


For the heart, I used a different set of inks:


I wanted to pop up the white heart outline around the pink heart, so I cut out that piece out of foam as well white cardstock.  I glued the white cardstock on top of the foam to add extra dimension to the card.  Perhaps you can see the dimension from the side view:


To finish the card, I added some clear rhinestones to the centers of some of the flowers for extra sparkle.







The butterfly heart frame is beautiful, especially set against the lovely oxide ink background you created. This would be a versatile die...thanks for sharing your ideas!

Wow! Beautiful card.

Striking card. Love the inking!

Fabulous Background here with those inks! TFS

Such a gorgeous, romantic card!!! Beautiful dies now at the top of my wish list!!!

Gorgeous die! One of my favorites! Love your pretty card!

Truly a "lovely" card, Laura! Like your coloring, too!

Beautiful. I like the colors and dimension.

This card is so beautiful!!!

What an amazing die! Love this card. xx

so pretty, great background for your die!

Hermosa la tarjeta muy Elegante. Me encanta los Die que usaste.

Just BEAUTIFUL, Laura! Absolutely love your color choices.

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