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Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Sympathy - in neutrals

Thanks to Inkspirational Challenge for an idea to use this
sentiment.  The bg cs has a bit of texture and  very subtle design - I did use the Victoria embossing folder to add more dimension - all that does not show too well on the screen.  I used the same cs for the butterfly, and lightly sponged the edges with chocolate chalk.  The image is sponged with a mixture of colors (chalk) to match the bg.  I added ribbon and Zingz tear drops from Fiskars.  The mat is a blue grey cs.  This is a color combination I will use again.  The Word Art challenge is for any inspirational verse, with a suggestion of a theme of joy - though this is a sympathy card, we are reminded of the joy of eternal life we anticipate.
Inspiration:  http://www.inkspirationalchallenges.blogspot.com/
Sympathy:   http://audsentimentschallengeblog.blogspot.com/
Any:  http://www.wordartwednesday.blogspot.com/
Sentiment: http://paperprettiesblog.blogspot.com/
Chalk:   http://chalknstock.blogspot.com/

8 comments:

  1. What a sweet sympathy card! I love how you CASE'd my card and used neutrals for your card. Thanks for joining us at Inkspirational!

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  2. gorgeous sentiment and really lovely how you have used this as a sympathy card. I like the butterfly made of same sentiment but edged with brown to define it. Thanks for joining us at Inkspirational.

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  3. This is so pretty, Dorothy! LOVE that gorgeous bow and the sentiment is perfect. This will definitely bring comfort to the recipient! Thank you for joining us at Inkspirational! :)

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  4. What a comforting sympathy card you have created. The colors are so soft and peaceful. Thanks for sharing with us at Inkspirational.

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  5. This card is just GORGEOUS, Dorothy! Great job and thanks SO MUCH for sharing with us in this week's challenge. God bless you for sharing.
    Karen
    Word Art Wednesday

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  6. What a lovely soft sympathy card Dorothy. I love the embossed background and the butterfly. Thanks for playing along at Inkspirational this week.

    Nikki

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  7. Very tasteful card for such a sad occasion. Thank you for joining us at Aud Sentiments challenge good luck Ginny ♥

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  8. Pretty card and great butterfly. Glad you joined the challenge at Aud Sentiments.

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