June 3, 2013

A Sympathy Card

Sometimes as you peruse the world wide web you see something that is exactly what you are looking for at that very moment. I recently had this happen to me as I was looking for a sentiment for a sympathy card. My cousin had just passed away and I wanted to make a sympathy card for my Aunt. I have to admit, this was a new one for me. I just haven't done this even though I have had other opportunities when this would have been a nice thing to do. This sort of thing is always difficult and I just didn't know what to say on a card. I decided that this was no longer going to be a good enough excuse, so I went searching and came across a beautiful card with the perfect sentiment on Tammy Hobbs's blog

"May each new day ease the burden of your sorrow."


She used a stamp for her sentiment, but I didn't have it so I created mine using my computer. I printed it, figured out where to place it and then cut out the label shapes with my Silhouette. It took a little practice to get things lined up, but in the end it worked out just fine.



Supplies: Little Yellow Bicycle, The Twinery

Thanks Tammy, so very much, for your inspiration!!! And thank you for your visit and comments!!!
Hugs Juliana 17turtles

8 comments:

  1. so sorry for your loss...your card is wonderful!

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  2. Such a beautiful card, the sentiment is perfect. So sorry for your loss. Thank you for sharing with us.

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  3. Beautiful card for Aunt, Juliana. Sorry to hear about the loss of your cousin.

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  4. I'm do sorry for your loss. Were you close to your cousin? Your card is beautiful. I'm sure your aunt will appreciate it.

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  5. Beautiful card! So sorry for your loss.

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  6. So sorry for your loss... I love your card... beautiful colors and loving the sentiment!

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  7. Sending love to you and your family at this sad time.... your card is beautiful as is the sentiment.

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  8. Such a striking card. Love the overall design of it and your touches with the baker twine down the center. :)

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Every time you smile at someone, it is an action of love, a gift to that person, a beautiful thing. ~Mother Teresa

HUGS!!!
JULIANA