Sunday, September 11, 2011

"Let there be peace on earth...

and let it begin with me"... On this solemn anniversary, I wanted to share that prayer as we remember what happened 10 years ago. I can remember hearing the news just as clearly as if it was yesterday, as I am sure most of you can to. This card seemed appropriate to post today. I am playing along with the challenges at Crop Stop to use Spellbinders dies (lacey circle and circle); Digi Doodles Shop's Best to use circles; and Freshly Brewed Challenges to use something new (the stamp from Darcies is new).

I love this tan subtle dp with snowflakes. I stamped the dove peace stamp (in different languages from Darcies) and cut it out with my circle die from Spellbinder and framed with the black lacey circle also cut out with a Spellbinder die. The same dp was used in the background and I punched the edges and added some pearls to complete this CAS card.

Stamping smiles, Karen
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Vicki said...

Very elegant card! Great complimentary colors. Thanks for playing along with our CropStop Spellbinder Challenge!

Debs M said...

beautiful card and so appropriate for today.Thanks for joining the ‘Circles ’ Challenge’ at Digi Doodle Shop Challenges. We hope to see you again next week!
Debbie Dt x

Sheryl said...

Hi Karen! This is such a pretty Holiday card! It's so elegant! I cracked up when I read your comment at the top of your blog! My husband doesn't know the half of it either! LOL!
Thank you for joining us for our Month Long Challenge at Freshly Brewed Challenges! Use Something New!
Hugs, Sheryl

Julie said...

Beautiful! Love the message of your project. Thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop's Challenges

Kathleen B. Hernandez said...

Beautiful message! Thanks for joining us at CropStop!

Blog: “Let’s Get Scrappy!”

skylife said...

Love it! Really elegant and simple but with so much meaning!

Thanks for joining us at DDSC

Andrea L - EnchantINK said...

What a special card ... for a very special occasion. Even here in Australia ... we took time to watch the memorials and the news items. Thanks Karen, for taking the time to leave some blog love on my blog. (especially when I needed it!) You are so sweet! Hugs xxaxx

The Stamper's Touch said...

What a beautiful card!! Love your stamp and papers! Thanks for joining us at the Freshly Brewed Something New Challenge.