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Sympathy card


I had the unfortunate need for a sympathy card today so I put this one together using sketch SK022010 on Paper Craft Planet. I want to get this posted so I can get to bed and then drop it off at the post office tomorrow morning.

I will also enter in the Stamp Simply challenge #128 With Sympathy.


I am going to keep it short tonight. Check back on Monday morning for Lindsay's Stamp Stuff post.


** Updated Featured on Any Stamp Will Do March 2010

Supplies:

  • Stamps: Inkadinkadoo Birds Galore, Close To My Heart Best Wishes
  • Papers & CS: Close To My Heart Perfect Day DP & Cocoa and Juniper CS, Stampin' Up white CS
  • Inks: Close To My Heart Juniper, Stampin' Up Chocolate Chip
  • Embellishments & Tools: Brown ribbon, Making Memories gemstone brads, George & Storybook Cricut cartridges, Prima Flower, Pearl Glimmer Mist, Spellbinders Nestabilities

Comments

Marlene said…
I'm sorry...it sounds like you've lost someone. :( It's a beautiful card. I'm sure it will bring comfort to the recipient.
Pretty-In-Ink said…
It's very beautiful Cheryl, I'm just sorry to hear that you needed it.
Sending you hugs
Nicola xx
Andrea said…
This is beautiful Cheryl, so serene. The colours and image are perfect.
Andrea
Jackie said…
This is a fabulous card Cheryl!!! I love the colors and your design...awesome job my friend & tfs!!!
Hugs,
Jackie
Michelle said…
Hi Cheryl
Great card! The colours are perfect. Sorry you had the need for such a card but you did a wonderful job. TFS.
Karin said…
Just lovely and I know it will be appreciated. Well done as always!
Donna said…
Stunning card Cheryl, such beautiful colours and just perfect for the occasion :) Donna x
Shelly Schmidt said…
I love this pretty card- lovely!!!
Lindsay Weirich said…
sorry for your loss, the card is comforting and elegant.
BananaStamper said…
Such a beautiful card. I have a hard time with sympathy cards, but this image is perfect!
Thanks for visiting and leaving some love!
Happy Sunday!
Shanna :)
jimlynn said…
Simply a gorgeous card!
Sharon said…
Beautiful card and I'm sure it will be appreciated by the recipient.

Sharon
Kathy said…
This is a beautiful sympathy card, sorry you had the need for one.
Laurie said…
Beautiful card! Sorry for the reason you needed it. Thanks for the inspiration. I have such a hard time with sympathy cards.
Rhonda said…
I have this stamp and never thought to use it for a sympathy card. Very nice. Love what you did with this.

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Cheryl