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This week the CTC Crew are looking at the Love & Sympathy section of the new Annual Catalogue on pages 86-101.

You may have come from visiting Rebecca's blog, but if you are visiting me, you can start your journey here and continue by clicking on the buttons at the bottom of the post.

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It has been a difficult week for us, as we had to put our beautiful silver Bengal cat Artie to sleep, after he had a stroke. Our pets become part of the family and their passing brings much sadness. This card is for everyone who needs a little extra TLC this week.

I'm CASE-ing the card above from the 'Whole Lot of Lovely' suite on page 86 of the Annual Catalogue. I love all the products in this suite and I've only managed to use a few of them this week.  I look forward to coming back to this suite soon.

Stampin' Up! Lots of Love for CASE-ing the Catty - Judy May, Just Judy Designs

I wanted a softer feel to my card, so I've used Basic Gray for the 'sending love' greeting, rather than black. I stamped the 'love' again and fussy cut and popped it up on the stamped image. I used a combination of markers and ink pads to stamp the rest of the cute floral elements that surround the large greeting. This stamp set is perfect for using your Stampin' Write markers to get the detail you want.

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I adhered the art panel to thick Whisper White card stock before adding some of the new Pool Party Shimmer ribbon around the top, with a little string of the new Mini Sequin trim in gold. I popped up the whole panel onto the Powder Pink card base. This is my first use of this colour and it is very pretty and I love it with Pool Party and grey.    

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For the inside, I have a Pool Party mat and some of the lovely new washi tape from the Basics Packs at the bottom for a simple and sweet finish.

Project Details
Stamps Lots of Love
Card stock & Papers     Powder Pink, Pool Party, Whisper White
 Ink Basic Gray Archival, Tranquil Tide, Pool Party, Tangerine Tango
Accessories Pool Party Shimmer Ribbon, Gold Mini Sequin Trim, Basics Pack 1 & 3 Washi
Tools     Stampin' Write Markers (Tranquil Tide, Flirty Flamingo, Crushed Curry. Early Espresso)

 Now it's time to click on the Next button below to hop over to see the project Rachel has to inspire for today.  

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We would love you to join in with your CASE from the Love & Sympathy section of the new Annual Catalogue using our Facebook group. Click on this link or the image below to go there. The first time you will need to click on the 'Join Group' button at the top. Once you have been added to the group, you can go ahead and post your creation and you do not need to have a blog.

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Comments

Jeanne Carver

It is very hard to lose a furry family member. Your card is beautiful, I am going to have to get this suite very soon! Thanks for sharing

Angela Meiritz-Reid

Your card is so pretty - inside and out!

Gale S.

I am so sorry to read about Artie. He is a beautiful cat! Our fur babies are so much a part of our families. I hope your memories can comfort you. I agree about the gray being a softer color.

Mel Pagano

Oh I am so sorry to hear about Artie :-( Its so hard to lose a pet. Hugs to you. Such a beautiful card too Judy xx

Kelly Kent

Lots of hugs Judy and RIP Artie! Your card is beautiful - love the softer tones! Kelly x

Elizabeth Gross

Beautiful stamping Judy, your colours are lovely and soft. So sad to hear about your pet. I hope someone has been sending lots of love to you

Julia Quinn

So lovely. And prayers for you and your family. Love your cards. They're always so special.

Sandra C

Lovely case. So sorry for your loss Judy, and I know exactly what you mean about being part of your family. A beautiful cat, RIP Artie.

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