Wednesday, 11 April 2012

Thinking of my Auntie

Hello again!
Ooh 2 in one day you say? Yup! Been a while since I have done that when neither are DT cards!

This card has a personal touch for me...we have recently found out that one of my Mum's Sisters has lung cancer. So far, the doctors say it's in the very early stages, so they think it's cureable in 3 treatments, but it's still a worrying time for her and her family. So I have made this card to give to her, sometime very soon I hope.

This gorgeous image happened to be released by Krista at Saturated Canary the same week as we heard the news. So it has been coloured in since then, waiting for me to make her into a card! Isn't she a beauty?! I know she is designed for a sad occasion, but I'm sure she will bring much comfort and brightness to many people. She is free btw, just pop on over to Krista's blog to download her for yourself.

I coloured her with Promarkers, backing papers are Wild Rose Studio Butterfly Garden, Prima flowers, and the ribbon & pearls are from my stash. The sentiment is also Wild Rose Studio.

Challenges

Ok...better get to bed!
Night!
Lizy x


9 comments:

  1. what a sweet card and hope that the treatment goes well
    hugs

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  2. Gorgeous card, so sorry about your news.....

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  3. This is a beautiful card which I am sure she will really appreciate right now - sad news, but hopefully with a positive outcome. Hugs, Claire x

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  4. wow this is so beautiful lizy.stunning pretty colours and image.
    sending lots of healing wishes to your aunt.

    xx coops xx

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  5. What a pretty card Lizy. Such a sweet image and I love that you cut it out. Also love the soft coloring and the pretty paper. Thank you for playing with us at The Sweet Stop this week!

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  6. Beautiful card and such wonderful coloring! Thank you for joining us in the Sweet Stop Sketch! Have a blessed week!

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  7. Beautiful!! Love soft, muted colors. Thanks for playing along with us at Saturated Canary Challenges.

    xox

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  8. A beautiful card and perfect image, I do hope everything goes well for your Aunt!
    Helen x

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  9. What a lovely card you have made here. Thank you for taking part in the Crafty Purple Frog Challenge this fortnight and I wish you the best of luck in the draw. Best wishes, Kym (The Crafty Purple Frog Design Team Member) xxx

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