Friday 17 August 2012

Helen Keller

......was one of my great heroines as a young girl. This quote of hers is so moving:

Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see.

An amazing and inspirational lady. So, when I spotted that some newly acquired Stickeroos had another quote of hers on, I made this:
 I used:

- 7" x 5" cream card stock

- Penny Black Stickeroos from the 'Unfolding' set

- green SU card from the snippets folder

- snippets of aubergine ribbon

I have my profound head on today but Friday Feast will follow - so get those saucepans ready :) Actually, just one pan and a baking dish for a special lasagne.



  1. Such a moving quote Di, I remember the film about her story and how much she had to overcome, had a big impact on me even though I was young. Love the colours in this card, really refreshing too. Hugs, Amanda x

  2. A truly inspirational lady....I guess all of us of a certain age will remember her well. A gorgeous card too Di.
    A x

  3. A beautiful and stunning card, with a verymoving sentiment.

  4. I remember collecting for 'The Helen Keller School in Jerusalem' when I was at Sunday school many years ago. Lovely card xx

  5. We had famous lady's as our house names at school. Helen Keller was green as I recall. Beautiful card Di. Am banging
    me saucepan as we speak. Hugs Mrs A.

  6. Very moving quotes today Di. A wonderful card and beautiful colour combo. Will check out the lasagne dish later.Lynn x

  7. My goodness me . . . this is a splendid card. Love everything about it.

    Both quotes in your post are wonderful.

    Looking forward to that Lasagne . . .

    Sarn xxx

  8. Lovely card - yes - the quotes just hit the spot at times don't they. Hugs. x Jo

  9. Yes, such an inspirational person and a wonderful quote that you've used so well on this lovely card x

  10. So lovely Di is this and the quote is wonderfully displayed xx

  11. Brilliant quote - I remember being totally absorbed when I read the story of Helen Keller in my reading book at school. Nice Stickeroos, lovely layout and I like the combination of aubergine and green. Hugs, Elizabeth xx

  12. Love the card and quote. She was one of my heroines. They never show the film these days.
    Carol x

  13. Fabulous card and a great sentiment, love it.

    Kath x


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