Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Sending You Strength and HUGS Sympathy Card - Die Impression Cut Out


Hello Friends,

I'm back today to share with you a sympathy card I made for my Sisters' friend, who recently lost her mother. Usually I like to make happy cards, so I find sympathy cards challenging to make. I wanted to make it clean and simple card and I'm really happy with how it turned out. I think I will have to make a few more like it to have on hand.

Sending You Strength and HUGS Sympathy Card - Die Impression Cut Out

To create the impression on the heart I taped the staked heart dies together and sandwiched the cardstock between the dies and an embossing pad. Doing this just presses the dies into the paper without cutting them leaving this beautiful impression on the cardstock. The I removed the center heart dies leaving only the large die ran that as I normally would to create a die cut.

For the Hugs die, I cut out 3 layers stacked and glued them together. I then used my versamark ink pad and added two layers of silver embossing powder and heat set them. The sentiment strip was created by combining a couple of sentiments from the Essential Sentiment Stamp Set. Not pictured here but the inside was finished with the "with sympathy" stamp.

Sending You Strength and HUGS Sympathy Card - Die Impression Cut Out

Hope you were inspired by this Sending You Strength and HUGS Sympathy Card.
Stay tuned for another card from my Holiday Card series coming soon!

Thanks for stopping by!
Happy Crafting  :)

SUPPLIES
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Gina Marie Designs - Stitched Heart Dies
Gina Marie Designs - Stitched Heart Dies
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MFT BIG HUGS Die-Namics
MFT BIG HUGS Die-Namics
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Recollections White Heavyweight Cardstock 110bs
Recollections White Heavyweight Cardstock 110bs
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Sizzix Big Shot
Sizzix Big Shot
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Sizzix Big Shot Magnetic Platform
Sizzix Big Shot Magnetic Platform
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STANDARD CUTTING PADS
STANDARD CUTTING PADS
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Sizzix EMBOSS AND IMPRESSIONS PAD
Sizzix EMBOSS AND IMPRESSIONS PAD
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MFT ESSENTIAL SENTIMENTS
MFT ESSENTIAL SENTIMENTS
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Hampton Art Stamp Perfect tool - Discontinued
Hampton Art Stamp Perfect tool - Discontinued
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Misti Stamp Tool Original Size
Misti Stamp Tool Original Size
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Neodymium Block Magnet
Neodymium Block Magnet
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VersaMark Watermark Stamp Pad
VersaMark Watermark Stamp Pad
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Tsukineko VersaFine ONYX BLACK Ink Pad
Tsukineko VersaFine ONYX BLACK Ink Pad
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Inkadinkado Embossing Magic
Inkadinkado Embossing Magic
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Ranger Embossing Powder, Super Fine Silver
Ranger Embossing Powder, Super Fine Silver
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Pack COFFEE FILTERS
Pack COFFEE FILTERS
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Black & Decker HG1300 Dual Temperature Heat Gun
Black & Decker HG1300 Dual Temperature Heat Gun
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ZIG Glue Pen FINE TIP Two Way Acid Free
ZIG Glue Pen FINE TIP Two Way Acid Free
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Fiskars Crafts Duck Edition Scissors, 8-Inch
Fiskars Crafts Duck Edition Scissors, 8-Inch
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Foam Mounting Tape
Foam Mounting Tape
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EK Success Craft Tweezers
EK Success Craft Tweezers
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Double Ended Jewel Picker
Double Ended Jewel Picker
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Ranger .5 Oz. MINI MULTI MEDIUM MATTE Glue
Ranger .5 Oz. MINI MULTI MEDIUM MATTE Glue
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3M Scotch PINK ATG ADVANCED TAPE GLIDER
3M Scotch PINK ATG ADVANCED TAPE GLIDER
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Martha Stewart Crafts Scoring Board 12x12
Martha Stewart Crafts Scoring Board 12x12
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