Monday, October 19, 2009

Sharing in your Sorrow

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The clean & simple challenge #37 today at SCS was to make a sympathy card....and I am sure lots of people used the Thoughts & Prayers set, but it has such great sentiments, it's just a natural go-to set:

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I stamped my image in Certainly Celery, then went over it with a Chocolate Chip marker, coloring in the trunk and stems.  Retired Certainly Celery ribbon and a little Certainly Celery flower punched with the Flower Trio punch adds a simple touch; I carried the floral theme to the inside as well:

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Rather than use a brad in each of the flower centers, I used my stylus to make a "center", then colored it with my Chocolate Chip marker.  Thanks for visiting today!

17 comments:

  1. This set is great for CAS! Love how you put it together

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  2. Wonderful and simple. Thanks for sharing.

    Linda D.

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  3. oh this is such a me card...perfect for a sympathy card and the green makes it so soft! TFS!!!hugs

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  4. LeAnne, this is such a great card!!! Love the simplycity of it with yet such am encouraging sentiment on the inside. Wonderful!!! Hugs and blessings, Sabrina

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  5. Simply beautiful LeAnne! This is proof that less is more. Love it!

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  6. I have this set. Your card is perfect. Some things need to be said in a simple way. I love the way you added the flowers.

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  7. Gorgeous, LeAnne! Sooooo eye catching!

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  8. I love this stamp set too, but I especially love the addition of the tiny flower on the front! It gives it a whole new look! Pretty!!

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  9. This is gorgeous! I love that set... I don't own it but it is on my list! I love your JUGS card as well.... so cute!!

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  10. Just beautiful!! Thanks for sharing how you colored the tree!

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  11. This is just great. Very calm and soothing.

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  12. Simple yet stunning Le Anne! Thanks for the inspiration :)

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  13. That is a great sympathy card, very tasteful!

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  14. Oh, LeAnne! This is sooooooo pretty! Unfortunately, you can't have too many of these on hand. This would certainly bring a lot of comfort, no matter what the need! Gorgeous work, sweetie pie!

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  15. This is so elegant and serene! I believe I'll have to make a few of these for my stash! Thanks for the inspiration!

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  16. I love this set and I love this card! Gorgeous!

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