Wednesday, September 17, 2014

With Sympathy

One of my husband's friends had his mother pass away and I made this card for him.  I used a Spellbinder die cut with butterflies and a butterfly punch.  I put white chalk over the embossing to try to make it stand out more.


Patterned Paper:  Crate
Cardstock:  Bazzil; Recollections
Embossing Folder: Darice
Chalk:  Color Box - Alabastor
Spellbinder:  Butterfly Circle:  Leaves
Flower:  Prima
Bling:  Recollections
Jute:  May Arts
Butterfly Punch:  Martha Stewart

Challenges
Mojo - Sketch 363
Colour Q - ch. 259
Tuesday Throwdown - Ch. 213 Butterflies & bows
Glitter 'n Sparkle - Ch. 105 Use a punch
QKR - Ch. 104 Things with wings


9 comments:

Penny said...

So sorry to hear that, but you made such a beautiful card for him. Love the take on the sketch and that fab embossing! :^)
Hugs, Penny

karalschuknecht said...

Thanks for joining us this week for things with wings.
Karal DT for QKR Stampede

jimlynn said...

It's beautiful! I love the different colors on this and the chalk over the embossing. It's always so sad to have to make a sympathy card but know the family will appreciate this so much.
Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown this week!
Lynn

Lady Bug Stampers said...

Beautiful card love the way you used the chalk. Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown this week.
Linda K. DT

Claire said...

The chalked embossing looks lovely - it really makes the sentiment stand out! Thanks for playing along with Colour Q Lisa!

Lisa said...

These are the toughest cards to make, but you've done a wonderful job! Thanks so much for joining us at the ColourQ!

Shelly Schmidt said...

So beautiful! Loving the pretty colors together- and love the circular butterfly die- and the butterfly on the flower. So sorry you needed to make a card for your hubby's friends Mom. Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown this week!

Sylvia said...

What a lovely sympathy card, Lisa, love that purple background piece and the butterfly! Thanks for sharing your card with us at the colourQ.

Lady Bug Stampers said...

Well it seems like I have been here before!! Love your card and I am a member already. Come visit me and follow me as well.
www.ladybugstampers.blogspot.com
Lynne IT DT