Sunday, December 28, 2014

PTI Sympathy Card

Between work & loosing our internet connection, I'm behind again on reading blogs. Don't think I've forgotten you! Comcast man got us back up & running in time to enter my PTI MIM stamped border card.  You see sympathy cards in every style, but I'm only comfortable giving ones that are simple with little embellishment.  A stamped border works perfectly for my style.  I used my favorite PTI Turning A New Leaf set, but this time I used 3 of the smaller images I don't think I've ever inked.  My PTI inks are Limeade Ice, Simply Chartreuse & Harvest Gold.  The sentiment from PTI Through The Trees is stamped in Brilliance Pearlescent Chocolate on vellum. I discovered that Brilliance really does completely dry if you give it time. Cream twill adds a bit of texture to finish it off. Have to say, I love how this card came out & plan to use this design with other colors, images & sentiments.  My 5th entry in SSS Wednesday Anything Goes.
Edited to Add: Thanks to Holly, I'll add this to a new to me challenge, Loves Rubberstamps.

17 comments:

  1. Very understated and yet meaningful, Greta! Good luck in the SSS lotto!! I only have one in so far; maybe I will get a couple more done. :-)

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  2. The border is beautiful and so pretty for a sympathy card,too!

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  3. This is so beautiful. I hope you will also join us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!! There are a lot of prizes to win.

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  4. Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

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  5. Love this card, such wonderful work Greta!

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  6. I knew you would create something fabulous for the MIM challenge, greta! this is just beautiful!

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  7. Beautifully done, Greta, a lovely sympathy card! Thanks for joining us once again at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

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  8. Fablulous card. The border is absolutly adorable.
    Happy New Year to you too!
    Sigrid

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  9. This is so elegant and I love the hint of Spring with your pretty border!

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  10. Such a pretty card Greta! Your stamped border looks fantastic!

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  11. Perfect sympathy card, Greta. It is difficult to find the write balance and you have done it with this one! Hope you and your family have a Happy New Year!

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  12. Beautiful card!!!Love the stamp,hope wishing you a Happy New Year!!!

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  13. You did a beautiful job on the border Greta, this is wonderful!

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  14. Wow...so happy your Comcast guy got you hooked up...this is so so beautiful. I love the stunning border you created, Wishing you and your family a very Happy New Year!

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  15. This is beautiful Greta. Perfect sympathy card.

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  16. Love the border stamping and the color combo, such a elegant card !

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  17. Oh WOW! Stamping around the border packs a serious punch - I love the colours, not somber but totally perfect.

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