Friday, April 17, 2015

Simple sympathy

I like to keep a few sympathy cards on hand - for my own use and also for friends who seem to rely on my stash!  I used this Darice embossing folder - I think you can see I selected lilac cs with a white back, so there is a subtle white shading on the embossing.  I added a Cheery Lynn butterfly, which I cut twice - purple and shimmery champagne (that is also the card base).   Not much of the purple is visible, but it adds dimension.
Case (Cornelia's butterfly card):


Christine said...

That's beautiful. I have that folder but have not made a card yet. ..... you have inspired me to take another look!
Thanks for sharing.

shulsart said...

Lovely clean and simple card, Dorothy. Good luck and thanks for joining in on the fun at Cheery Lynn Designs challenge.

Eva said...

What a beautiful, elegant card! Thank you so much for participating in our Cherry Lynn Designs challenge!

Karen said...

Love the simplicity but yet so very elegant! Beautiful card, and thanks for joining the Cheery Lynn Designs challenge. Good luck!

maria f. said...

What a lovely sympathy card. The butterfly is the perfect addition. Glad you joined us at STAMPlorations CASE Playground.

Cathy P said...

What a lovely use of texture on your CAS card. Just gorgeous, Dorothy. Thanks so much for sharing your card at Creative Knockouts for our Texture challenge! Hugs, Cathy xx

Cornelia (fun stamping) said...

Thanks for the CASE, Dorothy! Such a beautiful, elegant sympathy card - beautiful textures and perfectly CAS!