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Friday, 16 August 2013

With Sympathy Card

Hi Everyone

At last we have reached the weekend - hurrah! And as tomorrow sees the start of the football season (oh deep joy!) at least someone will be preoccupied and I can creep off to Crafty Corner!

Today we had the sad news that Brent's boss passed away after suffering from a brain tumor that they were unable to operate on. Of course I had to make a card for the family. I was intending to do this tomorrow but impatient me had an idea in my head and so I had to make it tonight. Here it is - I decided to do White on White, only ever done this once before but I think it turned out ok.

What do you think? I'd appreciate your comments as I think its the first time I've had to do a sympathy card.

Right, I'm off now for a fairly early night up early for swimming. Watch this space for some postings from Crafty Corner over the weekend - Hopefully!

Bye for now

Lisa xx

Card Ingredients:-
Square card blank
Peacock embossing folder - freebie from Simply Cards & Papercraft magazine
Dies - X-cut and Spellbinders
Ribbon & Bow from local cake decorating store
Pearls from stash
Image and sentiment from Birds Cards (free downloads) - lily coloured with Spectrum Noir pens DG1 DG2 CT1 and EB1 and the blender

Entered into the Anything Goes challenge at http://creativecornerchallenges.blogspot.de/

Entered into the Colouring White challenge at http://graphitmarkers.blogspot.co.uk/

Entered into the Anything Goes challenge at http://asimplefive.blogspot.co.uk/

Entered into the Embossing Challenge at http://pattiescreationschallenge.blogspot.co.uk/

Entered into the Anything Goes challenge at http://sisteractcardchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/

9 comments:

  1. Your card came out beautifully. t's simple, yet caring. The sentiment is perfect. What a sad story. The family will love this. I Thanks for sharing your card with us at the Sister Act Challenge Blog this week.
    Cathyxx

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  2. I think this looks gorgeous, perfect for the occasion. xxx

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  3. This is perfect for our current challenge at Pattie’s Creations. Thanks for joining us!
    Hugs
    Pattie ♥
    Artist
    at Pattie's Creations Design Challenge!

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  4. white on white with just a hint of color is always so elegant for a sympathy card. Great job! Loving the embossing folder.
    thanks for joining us at creative corner challenges this week. Hope to see you again!
    Tammy DT

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  5. Gorgeous card, I like the image, Thanks for joining in with us at Graph'It colour challenge. Good Luck.
    Kevin xx

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  6. Thanks for playing in our "Embossing" Challenge #73!
    Sandi ♥
    DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
    and Pattie's shop
    Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

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  7. Clean and elegant just right for a sympathy card, love the embossed background too, thanks for joining us at Graph'It colour challenge, karenx

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  8. These kind of cards are so hard to pull off, but you have done it perfectly with this stylish make. Thanks for joining us at Graph'It Colour Challenge... good luck :)

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  9. This is such an elegant card - so beautiful! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Graph'it Markers Colour Challenge! Hugs, Simonne x

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