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London, Battersea, United Kingdom
I have been blogging since 2010. I have been married for 31 years and have three children,I have been blessed with Four Gorgeous Grandchildren. I love making my own cards, but dabble in cake making & crochet too. I enjoy going to Alexander Palace twice a year with my mum. I live in Battersea and have grown up here, although me and hubby's dream is to one day live in Spain.....

Wednesday, 31 July 2013

Sympathy Card

Welcome to my blog x

Today I had a play with my Martha Stewart clay & moulds. Got to wait 24hrs for them to air dry, And then I can add them to a card.

Today I have a sympathy card to share with you. I know it's not a great occasion, but unfortunately we all need one at some point in our life!

I made this for my husbands work colleague a few months back now.

The glitter does not show up perfectly here!
Looks very effective in real life.


What I Used:

A large wooden stamp: (cannot see who it's by, but I purchased it @ Alexander Palace) I stamped the image several times because I wanted to decoupage it.

Card: I purchased this ages ago in the £1 shop. It came in a box with different colour waves, sequins, wire, etc. Everything you needed to make a card. 

Fine Glitter: Purchased @ Alexander Palace £1 a scoop. 

Quickie Glue Pen: A must for this image.

Thanks for stopping by my blog today. I look forward to reading your comments & I will be popping on over to visit you too.

If you were a follower of my first blog, please do become a follower of this blog instead. This will be the one I shall be using. 
Many Thanks x

Hugs Sally x


Cards by Alison said...

Gorgeous card for such a sad occasion. Love Alison xx

Dawn Lancaster said...

Hi Sally, I'm now a follower of your new blog!
Thanks for the kind comment you left over at Paper Playful! Delighted that you find the lists helpful in finding challenges to enter!That's what makes it all worthwhile!
Happy crafting!
Dawn xx

Wendy said...

So beautiful Sally.
Hugs Wendy xx

Kris B. said...

Hi Sally :) This is a really beautiful card. I love that cross stamp and you did it justice by layering and popping parts of it up. So elegant and perfect for the occasion. Thanks for stopping by my blog!! xxKris

Lynette said...

Such a lovely card. Thank you foe your kind comment on my blog. I am now following you.

Sue B said...

This is beautiful Sally… the neutral colours are just perfect and I love the wonderful layered cross… the touch of sparkle is just right… I zoomed in for better look!! :-)
Thanks for your kind words on my blog hun!
Hope you have a lovely weekend
Hugs Sue xx

Maarit at Violets Corner said...

Beautiful sympathy card Sally, the layered cross and the neutral colours are perfect for the occasion.

Hope your grandson had a great day at the beach, it must have been so exciting.

Have a wonderful weekend!


Anonymous said...

WOWZERS!!!! Came by to start following your blog and happened to see this card.....It's GORGEOUS!!!!! I love all the dimension too!!!!

Anonymous said...

WOWZERS!!!!!! This is GORGEOUS!!!! I stopped by to sign up to follow you and happened to see this card.....I LOVE the dimension of it...it's so beautiful!!!

scrappymo! said...

This is a beautiful card for a sad occasion.