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With Sympathy for #GDP042


“Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.” – Matthew 5:4

This weeks challenge over at http://global-design-project is a sketch challenge and I’m sorry that I can’t add the sketch but I’m on my phone posting this note because for some reason we still don’t have internet connection on our computer and I have no idea how to get the sketch!  This card was inspired by the sketch and the colors were inspired by a wreath of flowers from a memorial service that I attended this weekend.  The embossing folder for the front panel is “Softly Falling” and “Pretty Print” behind the cut-out circle.  The flowers and leaves are cut from the Botanical Builders Dies and the sentiments (front and inside) are from Rose Wonder stamp set.  Have a beautiful week, Dawn.

Fear not! Starfish Card

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“Sow little deeds of kindness, little words of love, Make our earth an Eden, Like the heaven above.”

~Julia A. Carney

Good Morning!  This is a variation of a Brandi Cox card.  I wasn’t feeling inspired by the starfish in the Picture Perfect stamp set, so I went looking for cards using it.  For the beach I used the “You’ve Got This” stamp set.  The starfish is stamped with So Saffron for the first stamp and Baked Brown Sugar for the second layer.  The water is a torn strip of Lost Lagoon and the base is Pool Party stamped with Lost Lagoon.  The sentiment is from the Rose Wonder stamp set.

Have a happy weekend,


Rose Bookmark

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Dreams are answers to questions we haven’t yet figured out how to ask.”


I’m still playing around with the new Rose Wonder Stamp Set and Rose Garden Thinlits Dies…and the new Big Shot Die Brush…it works like a charm on the roses!  This bookmark begins with a 2″ x 5″ piece of Whisper White Cardstock.  The rose is made with Rose Red Cardstock and is glued on to the new Perfectly Artistic Designer Series Paper (DSP).  Happy Week-end!  Dawn

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“Life is eternal and love is immortal, and death is only a horizon, and a horizon is nothing save the limit of our sight.”

~Rossiter Worthington Raymond

Four months ago, the Global Design Project began with a bang.  I continue to be so taken with that particular weekly challenge because it attempts to bring together stampers from the whole world and to me, that is quite a peace initiative.  So far, I haven’t missed one of the 17 challenges in 18 weeks…it’s so much fun – full of inspiration!  The very first challenge was the first week that our friend John started a new round of cancer treatments and I asked the Global Stamping Community for prayers.  The response was so heartwarming and John soldiered on…until yesterday when he crossed over to glory.  Rest in peace, John.

I made this sympathy card after making a similar card for this week’s Global Design Project.  The birthday card was on my last post when I submitted a Belly Band Project for the challenge, but the website wouldn’t allow me to post two entries from one blog post.  Hope you have time to hop on over to http://www.global-design-project.com and play with this weeks color challenge!

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