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Tuesday, November 17, 2009

With Sympathy

Happy Tuesday!! Just a quick post this AM before I head off to work. This card is for the Just us Girls challenge....the challenge was to simply make a card using dry embossing, which I JUST love by the way :)There was also a "twist" to it to make it a Birthday card. As you can tell I didn't use the "twist" Unfortunately I needed a Sympathy card for my Dear friend Ilean who just lost someone she was very close to. So wanted to send her some hugs!!! This is my card:

All paper & stamp set is PTI. I use a Cuttlebub Embossing folder , MS punch, Flowers & ribbon from my never ending stash & that's it!!! Very quick & easy & to the point!!

Hope you are all finalizing your Thanksgiving plans :) I for one have not!!! that is my project for this evening!! Make it a good one!!!!!



Andrea M said...

Gwen, this is absolutely lovely!!!! I love that CB folder and the colors you chose are just gorgeous. Such an elegant feel. Wow!

Marge said...

Yes, very elegant! Love your colors and that embossing folder is truly a must-have fav of mine! Perfect card for the solemn occasion. Sadly my repair part for my die cutter/embosser did not come, so I'm still not able to do the challenge yet.

Stampin' Pam said...

Gwen this is just lovely - so soft and serene - great card for a sympathy note - Thanks SO MUCH for playing along with Just Us Girls again. We are loving seeing some “regulars” come back each week! Hope to see you again on Saturday for our next challenge!

Mona L. Pendleton said...

Very beautiful card Gwen. I like how you cut out the Sympathy sentiment & showcased it right in the center of your flower. Thanks for playing along with Just Us Girls - I hope you join us Saturday for an all new color challenge!

Kathy W said...

well done, beautiful embossing folder- I like it very simple perfect sympathy card

cindy said...

Beautiful card. I love the border punch you used.

Papertrails by a paper lover said...

oh the embossing on this gorgeous! I love the flower as well! Thanks for visiting my blog and leaving me such a sweet comment!

Tracey Cuccia said...

Stunning - so classy and elegant. Thanks for playing along with us at the JUGS challenge this week! I've had so much fun looking through all of the entries!! Hope to see you back on Saturday!


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