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Tuesday, February 26, 2013

DT Day at Meljen's

Good morning everyone. I am back to normal... my desk is a WRECK! LOL But it is so nice to be back to creating! I really, really need to clean it off though before I move on to the next card.

Today is my DT Day at Meljen's, so I'll share my card with you. The theme is Fancy Folds and I panicked a little this morning because I couldn't remember what the theme was and thought.. Oh no! What if I did it wrong LOL But I'm all good.. I did a center step card for a colleague at work who just lost her father. And here it is:






I used Meljen's image - Window Cat. I thought it was the perfect image for a Sympathy card. I painted the window with acrylic paints and I colored the cat with my Prismacolor Pencils. I used the one die cut swirl and the die cut with the sentiment on the front. I paper folded the corner and added the flowers and buttons. The papers are all scraps and the base is Kraft. I decorated the inside as well.

Challenges:

22 comments:

Tabbatha Sandoval said...

I really love this card. The window cat is perfect fora sympathy card and step card fantastic. I'm sure your colleague with appreciate it.

brenda said...

What a super image Susan and perfect for your theme.

Thanks so much for sharing with us at Stamping Sensations challenge.

B x

Vicky F. AKA Crafting Vicky said...

This is totally fabulous!!!!! I just love the color combination. And I WANT to learn how to do that corner fold!!!!! Just love seeing your cards and so glad you are blogging again lol missed you!

Dangina Martinez said...

Aww.. So precious.
Hugs, Dangina

Margreet said...

Beautiful and precious...thanks for sharing with us at Divas by Design!
xxx Margreet

pinky said...

Gorgeous card, love the shape. Thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations this month.
Pinky

Karon said...

Gorgeous card Susan - beautiful colours. Love that little corner and I see you did the inside!! :-) TFS

Karen Letchworth said...

This is SO sweet and so very thoughtful. Our good friends just lost their family dog this past week. I always buy people who lose a dog a particular children's book about that subject. But this is just such a caring sentiment. You are so kind, and thanks for sharing this in our challenge.
Blessings to you,
Karen
Word Art Wednesday

Marlene Atkinson said...

A lovely card. Thank you for sharing with us at the Crafting Cafe. Marlene DT

Diane J said...

Thanks for joining Forever Friends Monthly Challenge with your lovely card. Good luck in the draw.
Diane x

Dawn Lancaster said...

Such a lovely sympathy card! I'm sure your friend will really appreciate it! Thanks for sharing with us at The CRafting Cafe for our first ever challenge! Hope you can play next time too!
Good Luck
Hugs
Dawn xx

Desire Fourie said...

This is an absolutely stunning centre step design. I so love the scene you have created here with beautiful colours.
Hugs
Desíre
{Doing Life – my personal blog}

Sonia said...

Wonderful card and gorgeous image! Thank you for joining us at Forever Friends Challenge and Good Luck in the draw^_^
Sonia DT member

La Vikinga said...

Hi there; I like the buttons in the flowers!

Don't forget to mention you want to participate in Crafty Ribbons Challenge, too!

Greetings from La Vikinga / DT Crafty Ribbons

Ashley said...

I love what you did with this step card! Your image and coloring are wonderful. Thanks for joining us at LiaStampz!

~Ashley
LiaStampz DT

Carla S. said...

Beautiful card, Susan! Love the fancy fold and sweet image! Great design! Thanks for joining in on the BINGO challenge at Guylou's!

Amanda Curtin said...

Gorgeous card, love to see detailed work like this. Amanda x

craftygranny said...

Gorgeous . Love the image and the colours and colouring are lovely. Thanks for sharing at challenges 4 everybody.
Hugs trisha x

Ger said...

A lovely sympathy card, love the cat and die cuts. Thankyou for joining us at Crafty Bloggers Network
Geraldine M
CBN DT

Deanne Clarke-Saunders said...

Ahhhh, what an adorable card! Thanks for participating in our PENNY'S PAPER CRAFTY challenge!! Hope to see you again next week!

~DEANNE~

Donna said...

Adorable card Susan and such a sweet design with the cat image, beautiful work :) Donna ♥ x

crafty-stamper said...

Great centre step card love the image and fits perfectly for the sentiment
carol x