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Sunday, November 15, 2015

Black and white sympathy

What did I do before embossing folders?  I used 3 here - With Sympathy - Darice; one by LifeStyle that reminds me of mountains; CB Victoria.  To add the bow - I cut tiny notches in the edge of the image.  I have been wanting to use this new image (part of a prize - thank you!) by Our Daily Bread (Mountain range).  I did not think I could make it work with the sketch, but thanks to lovely inspiration cards, especially one by Chris Olson, I realized I could turn the sketch.  Still had to adjust it a bit...
When I selected this stamp, I had  not thought of using it for a sympathy card.  What do you think?
Sketch:    http://www.ourdailybreaddesignsblog.blogspot.com/search/label/Shining%20the%20Light%20Challenge
Bingo -  left column (embossing, ribbon, fav. color - here it is color scheme):  
                  http://audsentimentschallengeblog.blogspot.com/
Embossing:  http://wagsnwhiskersrubberstamps.blogspot.com/
Whites:     http://liastampz.blogspot.com/
N for new:  http://www.simonsaysstampblog.com/mondaychallenge/
Any:         http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com/2015/11/dlart-november-linky-challenge.html
                  http://www.ttcrd.blogspot.com/search?updated-max=2015-11-11T08:33:00-07:00&max-results=2
                    http://jwscrapshack.blogspot.ca/
                  

9 comments:

  1. I love all your layering and embossing
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes NOVEMBER Linky Challenge. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

    DL.ART DESIGN TEAM MEMBER
    DL.ART
    http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com
    http://dianamlarson.ctmh.com

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  2. WOW! If ever there was a Master Embossing Folder-User award, it would go to you for sure! Not only did you nail it with one embossing folder, but I love how you used three of them to create all sorts of great depth and dimension. I have to admit to failing to embrace embossing folders, but your card made me want to reach for them! I love how you achieved such energy and beauty with such a simple and classic color combo. Thanks for inspiring me and for sharing your talents with us for this week's Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge!

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  3. Beautiful card, I always have trouble creating sympathy cards, you've created a beautiful card.
    Thanks for playing along over at DL.ART!

    Hugs, Lori m
    littlemscraftedmind.blogspot.com
    DL.ART DT Member

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  4. Such a stunning sympathy card, Dorothy!! Love it!! The black and white and the mountains with all the embossing in the background is so beautiful! Thanks for joining us at ODBD!!

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  5. Wow, this is so pretty!! Love the embossed background and sentiment with your serene scene- perfect for a sympathy card!! Thanks for playing along with us at the ODBD Shining the Light Challenge- hugs and have a blessed week!

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  6. Gorgeous sympathy card. Thanks for joining us in our Bingo challenge at Aud Sentiments
    Julie T

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  7. Great creation, Thanks for joining us this week at Jo's Scrap Shack

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  8. beauty! Thank you for sharing this with us at Lia Stampz.
    Erum
    Lia Stampz Challenge Blog DT

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