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Friday, April 23, 2010

Vintage Sympathy

I made this card for our co-worker, Carolyn. On Tuesday morning her son Donny lost his battle with cancer.
What the heart has once owned
and had, it shall never lose.
-Henry Ward Beecher
The card measures 8.5" x 5.5"...my first in this size. Unfortunately, I did not think of taking pictures of the inside of the card...I added extra pages for writing.
I was inspired to create this card by using the colors of the ribbon.

stamp set: SU! Vintage Vogue
card stock: Chocolate Chip, Confetti White, Buckaroo Blue
ink: Buckaroo Blue
accessories: small half pearls from SU!'s Pretties Kit, corner punch, Martha Stewart ribbon-Calico Cloud-Walnut

4 comments:

  1. Sublime , Yes your card is definitly so sublime.Can I take some inspiration of it?
    Hugs.
    Katou

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  2. What a beautiful card very nice, the flowers look so vintage reliefs and exquisite, congratulations, Chany

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  3. Hi Oliva,
    First off sorry to your co worker, how terrible to lose your child, no matter what age.
    The card you made was very beautiful, I love it!!!!
    We may ask you if you can make food cards, like sandwiches, salads, etc, if you do not mind!!!
    Have a great week end
    hugs,
    jamie

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  4. First of all, my thoughts go out to Carolyn who lost her son. That is so sad.

    Your card is very beautiful, wonderful colors you used and very elegant.

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