I have been procrastinating making this card, It is for my Cousin Janice who's 17 year old daughter Nicole was taken from her as a result of a senseless act of violence a couple of weeks before Christmas.
I followed Sabrina's Clean and simple design and although I maintained a neutral colour combination, I kept it fairly subtle. If you are a person who prays, please keep Janice and her Family in your thoughts and prayers
Date: Sunday, December 30, 2012 GMT Views: 1386
Registered: August 18, 2008 Location: Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK Posts: 32047
Sun, Dec 30, 2012 @ 9:24 AM
Oh my goodness, Vicki, I'm so, so sorry for your loss and for your poor cousin....no wonder you couldn't face making this card.
It's very, very beautiful though, there's a serenity with the nuetral color scheme and the little ***** willow branches - lovely distressing too.
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Sun, Dec 30, 2012 @ 9:38 AM
What a terribly difficult card to make, what a tragedy! I know how much this will be appreciated - I've been going through old cards this afternoon and have found the ones that I received when my mother died. The soft, neutral colours look perfect for this. I'm just sorry that you had to make it for such a sad occasion.
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Sun, Dec 30, 2012 @ 12:05 PM
What a lovely and sweet case. Will keep your family in my prayers. God does hear, and heal. ((((Hugs)))) for your heart too.
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