Monday, June 18, 2012

To Everything there is a Season...

Truer words were never spoken.

This last week was a difficult one for my family, it was spent saying our final goodbyes to my Grandmother.  Her life ended on Friday the 15th, which also happened to be my own Mother's 60th Birthday.  It devastated my Mom.  

I had already created this card a few days earlier, but found it fitting to give to my Mom to help to console her through this Season in her life.

The single butterfly represents my Grandmother, and I added in the vellum quote...
"To everything there is a Season."

Unfortunately, this was the season for loss.  My Mom actually found comfort and inspiration in this...and the words that I wrote on the inside.  

Inspiration is everywhere, even in sad times.  I hope I have inspired you today.  Have a wonderful week, and remember, God never gives us more than we can handle.  There IS a season for everything...and this season, too, shall pass. 

Supplies Used:
   Marachino Cherry
   Midnight Confessions
   Mocha Mama
Vellum Quote
Stickles, ribbon and mini roses


Quick Quotes extends our deepest sympathies to your and your family for your loss.  
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Adora Concepcion said...

gorgeous card! love what you did with the butterfly cb.

jengd said...

Beautiful card- I hope it consoles your mom a bit. Sorry for your loss!

Barb Craft said...

Misty... Sorry to hear of the passing of your grandmother. The card you created and shared with your mother is gorgeous! I am sure she will treasure it for years!


Crafty Aunt Dee said...

What a beautiful card and so appropriate. My sympathies toyou and your family at this time of sorrow.

Rhonda Van Ginkel said...

Misty, I am so sorry to hear of you and your families loss.

Your card is just beautiful and I hope that it brings your Mom comfort.