Friday, January 30, 2015

Sympathy Card

Happy Friday!

Tonight I have a card to share with you that I made for the challenge over at


Sympathy cards are so hard to make. I have none in my stash so even though this was a tough challenge, at least I now have one just in case. As pretty as this card is, I really hope it just kinda collects dust and never has to be used. To create my card, I cut out my flower from the Spring Cottage Cricut cartridge and placed it inside a frame that I cut out from the Elegant Edges cartridge. My flower was cut out in all white and then I just inked the leaves and stem with green ink, making it lighter and darker in certain areas to give a bit more dimension. I also added a bit of sparkle to my flower by added some shine from my Wink Of Stella Clear glitter brush pen. On my pink layer, I heat embossed the sentiment as well as the edges with silver embossing powder. 

Thanks so much for stopping by my blog today and taking a look at my latest creation.
I really appreciate it!

I hope you have a great crafty day!
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Supply List:

Cardstock: Neenah Solar White
Patterned Paper: In Bloom (MME)
Inks: VersaMark, Peeled Paint (Ranger)
Cricut Cartridge: Elegant Edges & Spring Cottage
Misc.: Silver Embossing Powder (SU!), Foam Adhesive

12 comments:

  1. Very lovely card, the soft colors look so pretty. The embossed sentiment is such a nice touch!

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  2. Oh Stacey what a Gorgeous sympathy card. Gosh you really did one outstanding creative job.
    I just love the flowers and the frame you have them in. It will be treasured.

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  3. Oh my gosh Stacey!! This is sooooo beautiful!!! I so love it!! Thank you so very much for joining our 'Sympathy Card' challenge at BBTB2!!!! :)

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  4. This is such a lovely sympathy card Stacey! I LOVE the flower.... Beautifully done! :)

    Theresa

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  5. So pretty for such a sad occasion. Love the silver embossing on the edges.

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  6. This is such a beautiful sympathy card. I love the flowers and the silver embossing on the card. Thanks for joining us at BBTB2.

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  7. wow - the embellishments make this already beautiful card really pop. the flowers are incredible
    thanks for joining bbtb2 this week
    maureen

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  8. Oh Stacey ~ this is just STUNNING! I think it s so BEAUTIFUL and the silver embossing is the PERFECT touch!

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  9. This card is gorgeous. I never even thought of embossing the edges. This is what I love about our craft. I am always learning and being inspired. TFS!

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I appreciate your lovely comments. Thank you!

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