I find sympathy cards difficult to create. I want them to look nice, but not too fiddly and “pretty” so that the card is more about the sentiment than the design.
My family recently lost a friend who has left behind a wife and three little kids. It has been devastating for the whole community. I just wanted to let the family know that I care, that I will cherish the memories of fun times spent together and that they can call on me for support.
Crate Paper Portrait Collection papers and sticker
Stampin’ Up card stock
A friend of mine has become a Close To My Heart Consultant. They have books of card and layout patterns and this is one of the cutest I have ever seen! It would make a perfect Father’s Day or male birthday card. For the pattern and more information go to:
Close To My Heart pattern, card stock, papers and velcro dots; fabric and buttons from stash.
A birthday card for a 9 year old boy. I was going for a mix of tough and fun. I love the diamond plate effect of the embossing on the mirror card and the crackle paint on the alphas. The lime in the background softens the design a little bit.