Category Archives: Sympathy

Butterfly Collage

  • Stamp – Crafty Individuals “Butterflies Collage Quad”
  • Die cut – Spellbinders Nestabilities “Lacy Squares”
  • Jewels – Hero Arts Hero Hues
  • Ribbon – May Arts
  • Cardstock – Bazzill
  • Embossed paper – source unknown

I clear embossed the butterfly image and then applied different colors of ColorBox Chalk inks direct to paper and blended. This card is a sympathy card for a friend whose sister just passed away.

With Sympathy – Butterflies


  • Stamps – “With Sympathy” by My Sentiments Exactly and “Fancy Labels” by Our Daily Bread
  • Paper – Color Me Swirls – Hot Off The Press – sprayed with Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist (Twilight)
  • Die cuts – made from Spellbinders Nestabilities Labels Seventeen
  • Cardstock – Bazzill
  • Cuttlebug Embossing Folder “Swiss Dots”
  • Lace – Hero Arts
  • Butterflies – Felt cut with Spellbinders Shapeabilities “Butterflies) dies
  • Buttons – “Lace Inspirations” distributed by Bluemental Lansing Co.

This is a card for the family of my husband’s aunt, who just passed at the age of 96. My inspiration was based on one of the assignments for the My Creative Classroom course I am currently taking, taught by Catherine Scanlon. I wanted this card to be special. Thanks for visiting.