Monday, May 6, 2013

Sympathy card number 2

This 2nd sympathy card was for a colleague of mine who lost his mother-in-law.  It's always so sad to see love ones go even if they are much older!!!

So for this card I used another wonderful digi from Create with TLC called Daisies vintage digitized.  And I used the last of my premade sentiments! :(  I really hope that I don't  have to make more of these cards for awhile...

I saw a wonderful sketch from CAS Sunday that I thought would be perfect for this card.  I never know how to make them and sympathy cards seem to be better when CAS.


I used my CM corner punch to cut out the corners of the black.  I used my pebbles - jewel tones chalk to color a bit the image.  It gives the impression of the old black and white pictures that people used to color lightly.

Here's a closer look at the digi and the sentiment:
To make this I followed this awesome sketch so glad to have found it because I was lacking inspiration!


I'm entering the following challenges:

  1. CAS on Sunday - Sketch
  2. Word art wednesday - anything goes
  3. Cas-ual fridays - Tic Tac Toe ( did punch, text, black and white)
So that's it for me for tonight!  I'm really glad that my 2 cards are done... do you have trouble doing those type of cards?  I used to purchase them... but figured this is probably the best way to show that I share their pain... just really have trouble doing them...

I'll be back tomorrow with some more cards but more cheerful this time!!!  

Hugs

7 comments :

  1. so neat and sombre'
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  2. Vicky this is a wonderful CAS card as well as a sympathy card. I always love the black and white...I am finally out of the hospital but so tired...So I am just taking it easy for the time being...joann sassy raggedy

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  3. This is very pretty! Thanks so much for joining in the fun over at CAS-ual Fridays!

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  4. Just beautiful and the perfect tone for a sympathy card.

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  5. Vicky, I so agree with you that CAS make great Sympathy cards and this is no exception! Beautiful! So glad you joined us this week!

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  6. Wonderful sympathy card, really beautiful!
    Thank you for joining our Challenge at CAS on Sunday!
    Mariken xx

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  7. Very pretty! Thanks so much for joining us over at CAS-ual Fridays this week!

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