Thursday, August 22, 2013

With Sympathy

Who likes to make these cards?  I tried to make it as simple and elegant as possible.
My thoughts and prayers are with the Matthews family at this time.

For this card I have used:
Mark's Finest Paper and stamps - Pussy willows
Close to my Heart - Card Chatter - with Sympathy, Kraft card base
Colonial white, chocolate ink, Wooden buttons, Color ready wooden shapes, Twine, La Belle Vie designer paper.
This card is  entered in the following challenges:
Cards in Envy - For the Birds
Crazy Challenge - Animals
Vintage Stamping - #11 Wings and Things
Come and Get it - Things with Wings
Dream Valley Challenges - MonoChrome
Fashionable Stamping - CAS
Aud Sentiments - Anything but a birthday card
The house that stamps built - Things with Wings
Addicted to Stamps - CAS
Inspired by Stamping - Color challenge #62
Inkspirational - #34 CASE
MFP Simple Salutations - #59 Wild Animals
D.L. Art - August Linky  
Digi sketch - Followed sketch
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  1. Beautiful card! Thank you for sharing at Cars in Envy!

  2. Very elegant and soothing for a sympathy card. Thanks for joining us at IBS!

  3. Very beautiful sympathy card! Always a hard card to create but you did such a beautiful job! Thank you so much for joining us at IBSIC! Hugs, Joanna

  4. This is such a beautiful sympathy card Carmen. I'm sure the family will really appreciate this when they get it. These cards are always so hard to do.
    Thankyou for joining us at Vintage Stamping Challenges.
    Dot x

  5. Beautiful and elegant! I like the 3-D leaf detail. Thanks for sharing your project in the “Anything but a Birthday Card” Challenge at Aud Sentiments.
    Aud Sentiments Design Team
    RubberMAD at

  6. Such an elegant card, that stamp is so pretty. .Thanks so much for joining us at Fashionable Stamping Challenges and good luck
    Claire xx

  7. This is SO lovely! I adore the beautiful monochrome and I LOVE that fun leaf!!! Thanks for joining us at Inkspirational! :)

  8. So beautiful! Love your colors and how soft it feels. Thanks for joining us at IBS.

  9. Beautiful image and card. Thank you for playing along with us at MFP Simple Salutations.

  10. This is a lovely card. thank you for playing at MFPaHC simple salutations.
    stamping sue

  11. You truly have made such an appropriate sympathy card. It is gorgeous. Thank you for sharing with us at inkspirational !

  12. Amazing card.
    Thanks for joining in at Aud Sentiments.

  13. Beautiful sympthy card
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes August Linky Party. Have a great day
    DIANA L.

  14. Great card, well done. Thanks for joining us at The Crazy Challenge.

    groetjes, Ellen