Thursday, October 8, 2015

Simple Sympathy



I sent out a sympathy card and made a note to myself to make another to have on hand. Sadly, before I got that done, I found a need for one.
This is what I came up with: It follows the Stamplorations sketch for October, and the butterfly is a Stamplorations stamp. The butterflies are white-embossed on three different shades of blue from a paint swatch card.
The sentiment is from All Night Media, with a little piercing detail added.

 I'm entering these challenges:


Butterfly Challenge #40 -- embossing
STAMPlorations -- October sketch
Just Us Girls #313-- sympathy
Word Art Wednesday #204 -- anything goes
Crafty Sentiments -- anything goes
Papertake Weekly -- anything goes.

9 comments:

  1. The three tones of blue (paint chips, really?) give a nice effect on the light blue background. A beautiful card-so sorry you found a need for it so quickly.
    Thanks for joining us this week at Just Us Girls!

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  2. Sorry to hear that you needed to make another card so soon again. This card is very elegant with the shading in the same colour. I love the embossed butterflies . Thankyou for fluttering by # 40. Hugs Mrs A.

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  3. This is awesome! Thanks so much for playing along in our challenge. Im SO grateful to have you join us, and I hope that you will be back soon.
    Karen
    Word Art Wednesday

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  4. Such a sympathetic interpretation of the sketch, perfect for this month's challenge over at STAMPlorations. The colour choice is perfect for a sympathy card. :)

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  5. Love the blues with this pretty butterflies- so soft and soothing, perfect for a sympathy card! Thanks for playing along with us at Just Us Girls!

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  6. Love these embossed butterflies, beautiful creation and flutter by at Mrs. A's challenge!

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  7. Very nice embossing and soothing colors!

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  8. Beautiful sympathy card! Lovely butterflies, great embossing, and pretty ombre palette! Thank you for playing along in the Word Art Wednesday Challenge! Have a blessed day!

    Charity - DT Member - Word Art Wednesday
    http://wordartwednesday.blogspot.com
    http://collectivecreativity.blogspot.com (my personal blog)

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  9. Oh NICE monochrome! Thanks for linking up to STAMPlorations!

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