Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Sympathy Card for a Friend


This card was originally from a class I took at the Creating Keepsakes Convention in Charlotte, NC last month.  It was part of a Heartfelt Creations class.  We completed one 12 x 12 layout in class using Spellbinders and stamps, as well as learning to make templates to use with nestie stamps.   All of that being said, I finally dug out the class kit and decided to make the card. 

I had to shape the flowers and assemble the card.  I also had to add a sentiment to the nesties label on the front. 

I forgot to take a photo but I added a white rectangle and stamped a very pretty sympathy sentiment on the inside of the card.  I know that this card probably was not designed to be a sympathy card, but I have a friend who recently lost her husband to cancer and I thought she would appreciate a pretty card.  She is the sweetest woman and hate that she is going through this.


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8 comments:

  1. Awesome...powerful card. Love it.

    Be Blessed, Beckie

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  2. This is stunning! Love the burgandy and black!!!

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  3. Beautiful card. Sorry to hear about your friend's husband.
    Thank you
    Linda in Stanwood

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  4. Beautiful card Susan. I'm sure your friend will greatly appreciate it.

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  5. GORGEOUS!! I definitely have to take a Heartfelt Creations class next year!

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  6. Your card is GORGEOUS! Your friend will truly appreciate it... :o)

    Theresa

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  7. Sympathy cards are hard....this one is BEAUTIFUL, especially that flower. Yes, your friend will appreciate it.

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