The Teapotter Tickle challenge was to bring tatoos. Today, I bring a tatoo celebrating the memory of my sweet, younger brother Bobby, who passed away suddenly w/o warning, seven yrs ago March. In addition to being the best brother, he was an amazing person. Loving, caring, thoughtful, kind, giving, accepting, tolerant, very intelligent. Two memorials were held for him. The room was nearly filled at the first one and at the second, there was standing room only. That is how exceptional he was. He touched many lives. I miss him every day, more than words can say. I celebrate him and his life!
Stamps: Andy Skinner, Local King Rubber (butterfly)
Paper: Deja View, ? dp, Hobby Lobby kraft, Michael's brown
Ink: Stazon brown, Ranger di rusty hinge
Accessories: Making Memories brads, SU sponges and dimensionals, Tombo glue, tape runner, Tim Holtz scissors for fussy cutting and trimming brads
Date: Tuesday, April 24, 2012 GMT Views: 588
Registered: January 8, 2011 Location: Sydney, Australia Posts: 9641
Tue, Apr 24, 2012 @ 2:45 AM
Wow, Gaby, your sad story brought tears to my eyes, this is a very beautiful card to honour the memory of your brother. I lost my dad when I was young and yes, you do think of them every day, don't you? A card to cherish forever :)
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Tue, Apr 24, 2012 @ 6:11 AM
What a beautiful tribute to your brother, Gaby! I couldn't think of a better tat to wear in tribute of someone we love, than this sweet angel!! Bobby may have passed away seven years ago, but he is with you every day, as he is a part of you!
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Tue, Apr 24, 2012 @ 8:28 AM
Gabby, what a sweet tribute to your brother. A lovely card!
------------------------------ Phyllis Young at heart, slightly older in other parts. We really never grow up, we just learn how to act in public!! What if you woke up today with only what you had thanked God for yesterday??