Technique: CARD SKETCH
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Abundant Beauty Sympathy Card




Abundant Beauty Sympathy Card

Unfortunately, there are times when we need a sympathy card to send to friends and family. In the Abundant Beauty Decorative Masks set (page 47 Mini Catalog), there is the perfect mask for fall sympathy cards.

162331 Abudant Beauty Decorative Masks

When designing a sympathy card, think about the current season and try to match multiple (but soft) colors or go with a single color, whichever you prefer.

Try this card idea for a fall sympathy card or switch up the phrase for any other occasion you may need.


· Stamp SetsSomething Fancy (160416)

· Cardstock –Basic White (159276); Crushed Curry (131199); Basic Black (121045); Basic White (159276)

· Stamp Pads – Crushed Curry (147087); Pumpkin Pie (147086); Parakeet Party (15208)

· Misc. – Multipurpose Liquid Glue (110755); Abundant Beauty Decorative Masks (162331); Blending Brushes (153611); Adhesive-backed Glitter Sequins (162029); Country Wreaths Dies (160238); Something Fancy Dies (160424); Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine (149653); Stampin’ Dimensionals (104330)


· Crushed Curry: 8 ½” x 5 ½”; 2” x 1 ¼”; 3 ¼” x 1 ¾”; ¼” x 3 ¾”

· Basic Black: 5 ¼” x 4”; 3 ¼” x 2”

· Pumpkin Pie: 2” x 1 ¼”

· Parakeet Party: 2” x 1 ¼”

· Basic White: 3 ¾” x 5”; 3 ¼” x 1 ½”


1. Fold Crushed Curry cardstock in half and crease to create card base. Adhere Basic Black layer using Multipurpose Liquid Glue.

2. Adhere leaves mask to Basic White layer and, using Blending Brushes, apply Parakeet Party, Crushed Curry and Pumpkin Pie ink. Adhere to Basic Black layer.

3. Die-cut leaves from Parakeet Party, Crushed Curry and Pumpkin Pie cardstock.

4. Ink phrase using Memento ink and stamp onto Basic White. Die-cut phrase and Basic Black cardstock using Something Fancy dies. Adhere together.

5. Using Multipurpose Liquid Glue, adhere Crushed Curry strip across card front. Attach phrase to card front using Dimensionals.

6. Add leaves using Multipurpose Liquid Glue.

7. To complete card, add 2 Glitter Sequins.





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