Thursday, 11 June 2015

Delightful Digi's - Sympathetic Angel

Hi My Crafty Blog Friends

Hi how has your week been so far? I have been on two school trips one to a Science Centre and the other to Paultons Park with the Visually Impaired children. Today I had lunch out with a friend. It is a Day closure tomorrow so I will have to have my learning head on.  Not long and it will be the weekend. I have actually finished one lot of wedding invitations. I still need to work on the others.

Today I am sharing a card I have made with an image from the new collection at  Delightful Digi's. If you click on the image it will take you to the new collection.
I started with the image Angel 2 in sepia she is also available in black and white and there is a backing paper to match. I was going to make a cheerful Christmas card but somehow when I started playing with the colours and the dies it turned into a sympathy card. 

For my birthday my daughter gave me the Sue Wilson  Corner, Border and Tag set from the Greek Island collection. This is the first time I have used them  they go so well with the image. I used all of the dies in the set. 

The image is so pretty and she is surround by ivy. This Angel looks like she has a shoulder to cry on and a sympathetic face . I added the ivy corner dies to the corners of the image to enhance the ivy on the image. 

I cut the border die and the tag die in white. I did ink the tag to define it from the border. The sentiment was cut with a tattered lace die it was just the right size for the tag. 

I do like how this card turned out Sympathy cards are always hard to make. Fortunately I haven't made this card with anyone in mind.  She does look beautiful on Christmas cards the rest of the Design Team have made some. I will have a go soon. 

I hope the last day before the weekend is kind to you. 

Happy Crafting

Hugs Jackie


  1. She is beautiful Jackie and so appropriate for this card.

  2. Beautiful image and card design Jackie, love your birthday dies..
    Hugs Pam

  3. Gorgeous sympathy card Jackie!
    Beautiful image!
    Dawn xx

  4. A perfect sympathy card Jackie. The ivy die-cuts go so well with this lovely image xx

  5. Hi Jackie, what a gorgeous sympathy card, I love the ivy it really brings the image to life. Great design. Hugs Jennifer xx

  6. Beautiful card, it is always easier to make them when they are not needed :o)
    Jackie xx

  7. A gorgeous and very tasteful sympathy card, love the dies you've used

  8. this is such a beautiful card Jackie
    Gr Karin

  9. This is a lovely card, Jackie, just right for the sentiment

  10. Brilliant image and great card love the colours and these images are so versatile I love the design its fab Enjoy the weekend Love and hugs Carole x

  11. This is gorgeous,lovely image and

  12. Lovely card Jackie, hugs Carole Z X

  13. Beautiful, love the subtle shades. Creative Blessings, Tracy x

  14. Such a beautiful image and card Jackie. Lainie xx


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