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Tuesday, 12 May 2015

Farewell to Lisa

Good evening this week I had to make 2 Sympathy Cards for my neighbours. Sadly after hard battle with Cancer Lisa went to a better place. Her father and mother live across the road from me and they live round the corner. Her husband knows my son well. 
So I spent the morning of her funeral making the cards and thinking what ashame and how cruel life can be. She leaves 2 teenage children and thoughts of my own Mum and sister who bothe left teenagers and younger.
Well not to dwell and depress you all here is my cards. I kept both simple and in similar styles.
This was for her husband and children I think the sentiment says it all on the front


Image from Digi Stamp Boutique and sentiment from Pink Petticoat, Ribbon and gems from meiflower crafts

This one was for her parents


 flat view to show the gems on the flower

Image and sentiment Pink Petticoat and gems and ribbon from meiflower crafts

R.I.P - Lisa you will be missed but not forgotten

I was fairly pleased with how they turned out what do you think.

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19 comments:

Bridget Curnow said...

Stunning card Sue, lovely memorandum,
Take care
Hugs Bridget :) xx

Doreen said...

Beautiful cards.xxx

tilly said...

2 beautiful cards Sue, both made with love
Tilly x

Ros Crawford said...

These are so beautiful and elegant!! Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!!

aussie aNNie said...

Awesome creation and beautiful cards and colour combos. Life is a mystery and here I see my dad reaching 103 in 6 mths time...xxx
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Jacee said...

Two wonderful designs, difficult subject but you have done them perfectly
hugs Jacee
Simply Paper Card Design

Sharon said...

Sorry you have had reason to make condolence cards - such a hard time for the family.
Your cards are beautiful and I am sure will bring some comfort.
Hugs Sharon. x

mags said...

Always a difficult card to make but these are gorgeous. So elegant and I am sure they will bring some comfort to the family.
Mags
x

Scrappy Scatty said...

such beautiful cards
Thanks for joining us in our Flower Power challenge at Digi Choosday
xx

Barbara Bruder said...

These cards are lovely.Perfect for the family to let them know you are thinking of them in this sad time The recipients always appreciate the thoughts. I am so sorry you lost a neighbor. Thanks for joining us at the Craft-Dee BowZ challenge this month. We look forward to seeing more of your beautiful work. Hugs, Barbara { Craft-Dee BowZ}

Lynda said...

I'm so sorry to hear about your neighbor, may she rest in piece. Just remember death isn't the end, just the start of a new journey. Your card is so delicate, perfect for what you made it for. Thankyou for joining us over at Digi Choosday for our Flower Power challenge, hope to see your work again Lynda xx

Allicat said...

Truly beautiful and classy cards for such a sad occasion..... FABULOUS ....
Good luck with the Little Claire digi challenge. Xx

Samra Leshinski said...

Such a pretty card for such a sad occasion... Thank you very much for joining us at CCCB this week!
Samra DT

Rebecca Billard said...

Both cards are so lovely for such a sad time. Thanks for joining us this week at Loves Rubberstamps.

karalschuknecht said...

Stunning cards and the sentiment is wonderful. Thanks for joining us this week for our Flowers Challenge at Eureka Stamps. Karal DT

Marcy said...

Beautiful cards and so elegant! Thanks for joining our Loves Rubberstamps challenge this week!

Lisbeth K said...

Beautiful cards for a sad time. Thanks for joining Lacy Sunshine, good luck!
Lisbeth, LS DT

Margreet said...

Both cards are very stylish, Sue!
Thanks for joining us at Little Claire's Digi Designs!
xxx Margreet

Susan Renshaw said...

Both are beautiful cards! Thanks for sharing with Dragons Lair!