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Wednesday, 15 March 2017

Hi, thanks for popping by...

Sometime in our life, unfortunately, we may need to send a sympathy card.  A friend of ours has had a bereavement and this is the card  I made to send to her.
I stamped directly onto a white 6" square card using an Adirondak Ink Pad in Slate.  The image is as shown on the card, it is a good size stamp, to-date I do not have who makes the stamp, so if you know please let me know!
I used a light and a medium green pencil to colour the leaves then cut two thin strips of card, one in black, the other in a pale green and adhered these to the side of the card.
A personal message was inserted to complete the card.

I made extra of the same card and now have these stored, although I do hope I never have to send another.  You may be asked to make a sympathy card and having a few in stock does help

I am so happy you have visited today and hope you have been inspired.  Your comments are always welcome and I do read them all

June x

5 comments:

  1. June this is a beautiful card in every way, almost had me in tears. Silly question but would this be classed as a Sypathy card

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  2. Hi Jane, it is classed as a sympathy card and. like you, I think the words are very moving

    It really is a quick card to make, I made 6 and stored them, hoping I never have to use them, if you know what I mean

    I'll add this one to the class list too x

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  3. Good I would like that, thank you June

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  4. Wished I'd seen this lovely card when my friends husband died it would have been perfect

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  5. Sorry to hear about your friend's husband. The sentiment on this card speaks for itself as it's sometimes difficult finding the right words

    June x

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