Wednesday, 22 January 2014

With deepest sympathy


It's sad that this kind of card is often needed - the older one gets, the more they are needed.

Anyway, this is a simple card using a piece of paper similar to those in the pack I am giving away for my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper challenge for January (if you haven't discovered this yet, please click on the link and join in the fun). I used a little stamp that I've had for years, inking with memento rich cocoa and also stazon blazing red, sometimes stamping this on a piece of  paper first so I got a faded image. The sentiment is Anita's.


This is for:

Creative creations: less is more
As you like it: favourite C & S style & why - involving stamping, because I love stamps!
Addicted to stamps and more 79: CAS
Nutcrafters 60: CAS
Little red wagon 221: clean & simple

13 comments:

  1. Simple, but effective. As you say, it's a sad fact of life that we regularly need sympathy cards.
    Gwyneth
    Popping in from the SDD FB Group Blog Ladder

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  2. Beautiful card! Perfect for the occasion! Thanks for sharing with us at HIMCR!

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  3. Another really lovely sympathy card Hazel. I love the faded stamping with the darker stamping. It adds a lot of depth. Thanks for playing in Squigglefly's challenge!

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  4. sobre et élégante, elle est très jolie, biz

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  5. Sympathy cards are so hard to make but so well-received and really lift a hurting soul! I like how you stamped on patterned paper. Thanks for playing at ATSM. :)

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  6. Your card is so pretty - I love the colours you have used xx

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  7. Very pretty card. Thanks for joining us at Squigglefly this week. Cheers, Holley

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  8. Pretty! Thanks for joining in with our challenge at As You Like It,
    hugs Samantha :0)

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  9. Beautiful colors and great stamping. Thanks for joining us at ATSM!

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  10. Very pretty! Thanks for joining us at Little Red Wagon :)
    Joanne xo

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  11. Very pretty! Met our brief perfectly.

    Thanks for playing at Creative Creations Challenges this month.

    Happy Crafting
    Sam

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  12. Beautiful, such a hard occasion to make cards for. Thanks for joining my CAS challenge over at Nutcrafters, hope to see you again!
    hugs Jo x

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