Hero Arts My Monthly Hero | June 2019 Card Kit | Part Two

For the second set of four cards I made using the My Monthly Hero for June 2019, I focused on ink blending in most of the cards.
This time, I brought in the stencil for one of the cards and used the add-on products as well.

Hero Arts' My Monthly Hero June 2019 handmade card.
Hero Arts' My Monthly Hero June 2019 handmade card.
Hero Arts' My Monthly Hero June 2019 handmade card.
Hero Arts' My Monthly Hero June 2019 handmade card.

For the fifth card, I used the Leaves and Vines Fancy Die add-on to create a perfect backdrop against the green
cardstock for the focal image of the elephant to stand out on.

Hero Arts' My Monthly Hero June 2019 handmade card.

For the next card, I inked up the background first using Twisted Citron. Then I overlayed the stencil from the main kit and
inked the background with several shades of Distress Oxide inks. After all that inking, I felt that the only thing this
card needed was the sentiment.

Hero Arts' My Monthly Hero June 2019 handmade card.

For the seventh card, I used the little flamingo image set against a dry embossed background with
the Leaves and Vines Fancy die. For some reason, this card totally gave me a 50’s vibe.
Maybe because of the frame, I’m not sure!

Hero Arts' My Monthly Hero June 2019 handmade card.

For the last card, I made using the Hero Arts June 2019 kit, I used the Jungle Frames Fancy die to die cut a piece of
Bristol Smooth cardstock and ink blend it with several shades of green Distress Oxides inks. I then created a
little scene with several images and a sentiment.

Hero Arts' My Monthly Hero June 2019 handmade card.

Here is the video on my YouTube Channel of the cards I made.

As always, thanks for stopping by, until next time….sprinkle a little creativity on your day!

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Hero Arts Rectangle Infinity Dies
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Hero Arts Jungle Frame Fancy Dies
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Distress Oxide Ink in Cracked Pistachio
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Distress Oxide Ink Pad in Lucky Clover
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Distress Oxide Ink Pad in Mowed Lawn
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Distress Oxide Ink Pad in Salty Ocean
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Distress Oxide Ink Pad in Twisted Citron
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Hero Arts Embossing Powder in White
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Life Changing Blender Brushes by Picket Fence Studios
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Dry Embossing with Cover Dies | Pink and Main Stamps

Hello everyone,

Today I’m sharing a few cards I made by dry embossing with cover dies and adding one image as the focal point of the card.

For the first card, I used a Waffle Flower Sun Sunshine Panel and dry embossed it onto a piece of Bristol smooth cardstock.

Waffle Flower Crafts Sun Shine Panel die dry embossed on cardstock combined with Pink and Main Koalaty Friends Stamp handmade card.

I combined the brightly ink blended sun panel with an adorable platypus image from Koalaty Friend by Pink and Main stamps. And embellished the card with Kiss Me Clay Hearts by Honey Bee Stamps.

Waffle Flower Crafts Sun Shine Panel die dry embossed on cardstock combined with Pink and Main Koalaty Friends Stamp handmade card.

Copic combination:

Platypus: E49, E47, E44, E43
W9, W7, W5

The second card features Stargazer Backdrop die by Heffy Doodle and the Magical Unicorns image by Pink and Main.

Heffy Doodle Stargazer Backdrop die dry embossed on cardstock combined with Pink and Main Magical Unicorns handmade card.

For a little extra sparkle on this card, I added a sparkling embossing powder to the starts before ink blending with Salty Ocean Distress Oxide ink.

Heffy Doodle Stargazer Backdrop die dry embossed on cardstock combined with Pink and Main Magical Unicorns handmade card.

Copic combination:

Unicorn: W00, W1, W2
Mane: V17, V15, V12
Cheeks: R30

And finally for the last example, I first ink smooshed several shades of blue Distress Oxide ink onto a piece of watercolor paper. After the panel was completely dry, I dry embossed the panel with Lawn Fawn’s Rainy Backdrop. To define the embossed rain drops, I added glitter ink to each rain drop and when dry, sparkled and shined over the entire panel.

Lawn Fawn Rainy Backdrop Die dry embossed on cardstock combined with Pink and Main Rain Frogs handmade card.

The image I used for this card is by Pink and Main called Rain Frogs, which I Copic colored. I also added a couple of swirly clouds by Heffy Doodle to finish off this card.

Lawn Fawn Rainy Backdrop Die dry embossed on cardstock combined with Pink and Main Rain Frogs handmade card.

Copic combination:
Frog: G7, G5, G2, G00
Umbrella: R29,R24,R22,YR7,YR4,YR15,Y08,Y06,Y04,B04,B02,B01,V17,V15,V12,E39,E37,E35
Water: B02, B00, B0000
Coat: W1, W3, W5

Check out the video below for all of the details on this technique and the details of creating these cards.

That’s all for me today, thanks for stopping by, until next time….sprinkle a little creativity on your day!

P.S. I edit all my projects using Pic Monkey, which allows me to crop my images, add effects, adjust exposures, sharpen colors, minor touch up and add my watermark. Click here for more information

PicMonkey Photo editing made of win

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Waffle Flower Crafts Sun Shine Panel Die
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Lawn Fawn Rainy Backdrop Die
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Heffy Doodle Swirly Clouds Dies
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Pink and Main Koalaty Friend Stamp
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Pink and Main Magical Unicorns Stamp
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Pink and Main Rain Frogs Stamp
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Distress Oxide Ink Pad in Mustard Seed
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Strathmore Bristol Smooth Cardstock
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Versamark Ink pad
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Life Changing Blender Brushes by Picket Fence Studios
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