Saturday, December 30, 2017

Dents and Scratches

This week's Inspiration Challenge (IC630) at Splitcoaststampers is Cost Plus World Market.  I selected about eight photos which I thought might be my inspiration but then I found this wall decor. Life does not have to be perfect to be beautiful. 

I don't have a stamp set with that sentiment but I do have the Dents and Scratches kit by Unity Stamp Co.


 I don't think anyone gets to a half a century plus a few years without receiving a few dents and scratches!  This kit means even more to me this year as I am recovering from an auto accident.

My plan was to keep my card super simple and just place the sentiment on a tag to mimic the wall decor photo but then I remembered the beautiful  I Will Never Leave You kit by Phyllis Harris (also from Unity Stamp Co.) and I just had to see how they would look together.  In keeping with the photo inspiration, I kept as much uncolored space as I could with just a bit of color.


I hope that 2018 has fewer dents and scratches but if not we can rest in the hope that those dents and scratches can be made beautiful. 


In case I don't get back here with another post, I want to wish you a very Happy New Year filled with beautiful things!

4 comments:

  1. No more dents and scratches is my prayer for you in 2018. Lovely card

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  2. There is so much I love about this card - it's just perfect ♥

    Happy New Year to you!

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  3. Angie, this is so like you to encourage others when you are still not back to full steam yourself. It is a beautiful creation. Wishing blessings for you in 2018. Hugs.

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  4. What a beautiful card - and yes, Jesus can make the dents and scratches beautiful. Hoping your New Year starts well and there are no more auto accidents for you!
    Blessings
    Maxine

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You make my day with your sweet comments!!!! Thanks for stopping by and have a wonderful day!

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