Saturday, January 12, 2013

You'll Be Missed, Carol....

Happy Saturday Scrappers!!!

Our friend lost his wife from cancer over the holidays.   So today's card is dedicated to her (Carol).  You'll be missed!!!!


Card Base Recipe:
White cardstock (5 1/2 " x 8 1/2") scored in half
Black cardstock (5" x 3 3/4")
White cardstock (4 3/4" x 3 1/2"), embossed with D'vine Swirl folder

Bird Image:
Cricut Cartridge "Home Decor"
Black cardstock Bird (row 2; left 8) @ 2 1/4"
Recollection Black pearl for eye
Flower/Branch Image:
Cricut Cartridge "Home Decor"
Black cardstock Flower/Branch (row 2; left 1) @ 3 1/4"
Recollection Pearls for flower centers
Stamped Image:
Momento Tuxedo Black Ink
Fiskars "All Year Greeting" with sympathy
Black cardstock
White cardstock
Foam tape
3/8" Offray green ribbon from Joann's, wrap around white cardstock and tie in a knot
Challenges I've entered into:
Simon Says - Black and white with a splash of color
DL Art - Thankful Thursday "January"
 BBTB2 - Bird & Branch
A big shout out to my new followers.  Thank you for joining. 
Have a wonderful Saturday!!!


  1. Very pretty for such a sad occasion.

  2. Beatiful card for a sad occasion.I love the embossing.
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes January Linky Party
    DIANA L.

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  4. Perfect card...Sure to bring a smile to someones face in their time of hurt.

    Thanks so much for playing along with us at the Simon Says Stamp challenge!

  5. Stunning sympathy card. Love the bird cut. Thanks for joining us at BBTB2. Stephanie

  6. This is a beautiful card for your friend. Thanks for sharing it with us at BBTB2.

  7. What a beautiful and elegant sympathy card Shawn. I'm sorry you had to make one, but this one is very beautiful and hopefully comforting to the husband. So sad to lose a loved one at any time but even more so at the holidays. My prayers are with you all. Thanks for joining us at BBTB2 ;-)

  8. Such an elegant card.Love the bird and branch you used.Thanks for joining us at BBTB2.
    Jayne x

  9. What a STUNNING card! I adore everything about this! Wonderful job. Thank you for sharing with us at BBTB2!

  10. This is so pretty. No one every likes to make sympathy cards but this is so peaceful and pretty. Sorry for your friends loss. Thanks for joining us for the bird and branch challenge at BBTB2.

  11. aww sad about your friend :( you created a very lovely card. thank you for sharing with us at bbtb2