a creative mind at work in the deep dark basement

Saturday, January 24, 2015

With Sympathy

This week my new online friend, Eileen Flannery and I decided to challenge each other to use up some of our goodies we've been buying.  We share a love of Verve stamps and so the Mojo Sketch of the week seemed like the perfect challenge.

I also used a few color combinations to include with my cards, my first one created for a family friend who passed away this past weekend:

for the card on the right I used CQC276

and then a wedding color combination on the left one.

I was pleased that these cards came so easily to me.  After I created the one on the left I was feeling on such a roll I completed 2 of the one on the right.

Thanks for stopping by today and hope you are having a great weekend!
Card details:
Stamps: Bloom & Grow and One Person from Verve Stamps
Cardstock: Crumb Cake, Chocolate Chip, VIP Purple, Purpilicious, You're Such a Graycious Host, Create Paper The Pier
Inks: Chocolate Chip, Smoky Slate, Regal Rose, Rose Red, Wisteria Wonder, Elegant Eggplant, Cool Carribean, Bermuda Bay
Accessories: Pearl, brad, Webster's Pages Designer Trim


Monika/Buzsy said...

These are beautiful Kim. Love the pretty flowers and those colors. The trim on the first one is gorgeous! Sorry to hear you had to use the card tough...

Kay Wallace said...

Sympathy cards are as difficult for me as masculine ones, but for a different reason, of course. Yours, here, is tasteful and well as calming, so it's perfect! Thanks for sharing, Kim!

Patricia Chalas said...

Both cards are just perfect the colors, texture and all!

Jen Mitchell said...

These are beautiful. It's fun to take the same sketch and create two unique cards! Thanks for joining us at colourQ!

Julee (Vervegirl) said...

These are both so gorgeous! Love the shabby chic feel to them. Thanks for playing along with Mojo Monday!

Unknown said...

I failed to meet my end of the challenge :(. May I have another chance???

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