Monday, 22 September 2014

Sympathy Card

Hi Friends,

Here is a sympathy card I made using a water colour painting of swans. The beginner painting tutorial is from Lindsay, The Frugal Crafter, and can be found here. I embossed over the painting and the swans were barely discernible so I went over their outlines with a marker.

Verse is by Tickell Expressions
Sentiment by AJ's Digi Shoppe
And here is the inside verse for you.
Blessing hugs,

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Chasing the Dream said...

Beautiful design. Love the swans, Great composition and palette. Beautiful sentiment and so appropriate for this beauty,

ursula Uphof said...

Teresa, your card is so perfect for a sympathy card together with the verse. Thanks for sharing.
Hugs, Ursula

Valerie-Jael said...

This is a beautiful card Theresa, love the embossed painting, and the comforting words inside. Hugs, Valerie

Angela Hoynes said...

This poem is lovely Teresa, do you write many?

Susan Carol said...

Beautiful cards, Teresa. Love the texture and the colours and the words are lovely. These cards will surely bring comfort.

Lorraine A said...

Fabulous card Teresa :_) the whole design of this is lovely :-)

thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
Lols x x x

Penny said...

This is beautifully painted and designed! Love the embossing--gives it great added texture, as do the crocheted flower, twine, and trim. Very sweet card for a difficult occasion! :^)
Hugs, Penny

Anne Chilvers said...

Lovely design and verse, and I like the added texture. Thanks for joining in with the Sisters of Craft challenge, best wishes, Anne DT x

Dawn G Designs said...

Very nice sympathy card! Love the image! Thank you for joining us at the Crafts Galore Encore Challenge #9, Make A Card, Dawn DT Member x

Charity said...

love the swans!
Thanks for linking up with the PGCB