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Sunday, July 30, 2017

A Sympathy Card with Spring Flowers


I'm checking in to share this sympathy card.  I've had more cause this year to make sympathy cards and they never get easier.  I decided to go with a very pale watercolor theme for this card.  I stamped the Simon Says Stamp's Spring Flowers and leaves onto Bristol cardstock and then used my Clean Color markers and a waterbrush to finish the accent.  I fussy cut out the flowers and the leaf stems.  I used my Mission Gold watercolors to make a soft wash for the background and splattered some of the rose gold Starry Colors watercolor over the background.  A simple sentiment in London Fog grey ink.

Since Sorry is a word that starts with an "S", I've decided to link this card up with the City Crafter Challenge Blog Week 372 - Something Beginning With S.  That's why I sent the card - because of something beginning with S.

I've also linked to the following challenges:

Word Art Wednesday's Challenge 292/293: Anything Goes

Simon Says Stamp's Wednesday Challenge: Simon Says Anything Goes


4 comments:

  1. Just lovely Andie. Isn't it great to see cards using the same supplies but so very different looking.

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  2. Beautiful and delicate with lovely splashes. Thanks for joining in at City Crafter.

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  3. What a pretty card with pretty flowers and the soft colors!

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  4. This is such a hard thing to create for but you have done so brilliantly.
    Thank you for sharing with us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge xxx

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Thank you so much for your kind words. Isn't it fun to encourage one another, even from a distance?