Tuesday, March 31, 2015

With Sympathy

Sympathy cards are horrible ones to make.  First of all, it's not a card you want to HAVE to make, and secondly, there is a bit of balancing act in making a card that's interesting to look at, and still respectful.

For this card I used the DCWV White Fern 6x6 stack - edging all of the papers with Prima Chalk ink in Shabby Tote.  I paired the papers with a stamp from Kaisercraft that I heat embossed in silver.  I used a bit of cream ribbon and some lace from my stash, along with some Iamroses rosebuds and a Recollections white rose.  A few pearl from my stash completed the card front.

I used another of the sentiments from the same set on the inside of the card, and left it with just the pretty papers as decoration.  

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  1. This is such a pretty card! I love the inside! Thanks so much for playing along with the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

  2. This is a perfect sympathy card. It's lovely, interesting and respectful, all at the same time!

  3. Lovely nd I like the colours, it is not so dark.
    Thanks for playing with us at Craft your Passion.
    Hope we see you again a next challenge.
    xxx Michelle (DT)

  4. Such an elegant card Sara. Thank you for playing along with Incy Wincy this week - Colette DT :o)

  5. Beautiful Card hun, Thanks for sharing your beautiful creation with us at Craft your passion.
    Naz xxx


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