Saturday, August 19, 2017

Condolences

Most crafters agree that a male themed card is very hard to create, but I believe a Sympathy card is way harder. I don't make them very often because this type of card is usually bought with a lot of thought in choosing one. This simple card I made I believe is suitable to have on hand for when you need a card...like right now, today.
*Sketch Shape- I started with a plain white card for the base, I then cut two of the design shapes and matted the white embossed one to a slightly larger floral cut shape with cardstock from the DCWV "Pocket Blossom" stack...this seems to be my "go to" stack for floral patterns, lately, I love it.
*Sentiment - From Close to My Heart "Sincere Expressions" acrylic stamp set.
*Embossing - Darice "Large Petal" folder. Added yellow pearls  to flower centers.
*Flowers - Recollections Assorted Flower tin. Added a metal gold button.
*Corners - Is a Fiskars "Heritage" three-way  corner punch.
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2 comments:

  1. What a lovely card! I love that flower and the embossed background! I agree, sympathy cards are very hard to make. You've done a great job! Thanks for joining me this week at Freshly Made Sketches!

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  2. So pretty! Love the bright yellow flower and the embossed background is wonderful! Glad you joined us at FMS!

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