Friday, September 7, 2012

A Heart On The Mend

Hi, guys! Hope you are having a great day!  Today I am sharing a card I made for a special friend.  She is one-of-a-kind and so supportive of my crafting and was the first one to actually pay me to make her a card.  I have the first dollar she gave me framed to this day.   Well, my friend suffered a heart attack on the way to work a few weeks ago.  It was so scary to hear and it is WONDERFUL to hear she is on the mend now.  After thinking about it for a bit, this is the card I came up with for her.  I decided to stamp on an Avery mailing label to make the Band-Aid look realistic and was able to drape it across the heart that way.


Supplies:
Stamps: Vap! Scraps
Paper: G Studio Note Card, Ink Pad NYC Earth Tone, Gingham Creative Imaginations
Ink: Memento Black
Misc.: Copic Marker, Heart and Scallop Heart Spellbinders Dies, Cuttlebug Embossing Folder, Avery Shipping Label

I am sending this wish out to my friend for a speedy recovery! I miss you each day.

This unsettling experience has reminded me, yet again, that each day is a gift and not to be taken for granted for a minute.

Hoping you have a great day, and each moment is enjoyed to the fullest!

11 comments:

Larissa T. said...

That's so thoughtful Winnie! Hope she gets better soon!

Monika Gmochowska said...

Very cool!

Journey of Life said...

Very thoughtful!

Lea said...

That is so thoughtful of you, Winnie. The idea about the band-aid draped across the heart is cute and creative :)

Kathy said...

Cool card. I hope your friend will be OK and get better soon!

Kathy
http://gigglingtruckerswife.blogspot.com

Anonymous said...

Love your card and happy to hear about your friend. Glad she is getting better.

Irvina

paperiedreams said...

Very cute card Winnie! I love how you used the avery label for the band aid. I hope your friend gets better soon!

Arnoldo L. Romero, MLA said...

This is the sweetest card, Winnie. I hope your friend continues to recover. Blessings!

Shoregirl said...

I love your band-aid and the way you put it across the heart. Hope your special friend recovers from her heart attack quickly!

a.eye said...

This made me "Awwww"!!

I absolutely love it!

Lynn Mercurio said...

Awww...this is precious. While it's terrible that she suffered the attack, it's a wonderful blessing that she is recovering. Your card will add a touch of cheeriness to her day. The band-aid is a perfect touch!

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