Wednesday, October 2, 2013

OWH Blog Hop

Hello Hopper! Thank you sooo much for coming by!

We brought our creativity together in the hopes that we would inspire you to join us (DT members) in doing a good deed!

Most of you know our men and women from the armed forces are deployed all over the world. Sometimes these men and women are in places that make it very hard,or they’re far away from where they can pick up a sweet card to send a quick note home. Luckily,they have OPERATION WRITE HOME (OWH ( OWH is a non-profit organization that sends special boxes filled with cards to soldiers all over the world. How can you help OWH keep the good deed going? By creating cards!!! Yes! OWH angels receive tons of handmade cards from crafters all over the world,then they check and organize cards to be sent out to our soldiers. Take a look at some of their own words about OWH packs: (

Now we would love for you to join us to help OWH. We thought it would be amazing fun to do a blog 

hop to inspire you! 
Design Teams from PaperTemptress(,Oozak ( and Color me Creative ( Classroom have joined together in one amazing Card Drive HOP. The fun just gets better! You can join in by making as many cards as you possibly can..the more you create the better your chances are to win one or more prizes.  Here are the guidelines ( on how to enter and win!  PLEASE remember that...IMPORTANT....OWH guidlines ( MUST be followed to be entered to win a prize.

Once you create as many cards as possible enter a picture of ONE of the cards you have created on the hop Inlinkz (at the end) then mail all the cards you created  to the address below. Send as many cards as you can create so you have the best chance possible to win one or more of the 14 fabulous prizes by November 7th.

YES!! You do a good deed and you also can win a sweet gift!!!

Please visit the Hero Blog ( to see how much they appreciate the cards. 
Thank you to our sponsors
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Here are a few cards that I made for the Blog Hop. What a great reason to make so cards. I hope you will join us!

Such a sweet image from Sweet Pea Stamps. I printed my digital image on Cryogen paper. I colored my image with Copic Markers-Skin E000, E00, R20; hair E25, E31, E50; hat and pants V91, V93, V95; shirt and patches on shirt R81, R83, R85; wings B000, B01; flowers Y21, Y38, YR000, YR00, G21, G40, YG93,YG95. I used Prima paper and a little bit of lace.

This cute digital image is from A Day for Daisies.  I printed my digital image on Cryogen paper. I colored my image with Copic Markers-Skin E000, E00; hair E25, E31, E50; pants B91, B93; shirt R37, R39; pole  and worms E15, E18; bucket YG93,YG95; shoe C01, C03. 

This pretty digital image is from Floppy Latte.  I printed my digital image on Cryogen paper. I colored my image with Copic Markers- flowers V91, V93, V95; leaves G21, G40. 
It’s time to HOP around. Leave little note as you pass by these lovely designers’ blogs! Don’t forget to add you project to the inlinkz at the end of the Hop! You will also find the address to mail your cards at the end of the hop. You can Hop throughout the month of October. This way everyone in their own time can hop and join in!
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  1. Great job on all three cards. Love the clean and simple style and you did some awesome coloring.
    Hugs, Cathy-Lynn

  2. Fab cards...but I'm here for the first. Love that pretty. Great image and colouring, lovely layout.

    Thank you for joining us over at the Scribble and Scrap Challenge. Good luck.

  3. All of these creations are adorable!! Love the images and details! I love this wonderful cause and will be doing something for sure this Saturday!! Thanks so much for the information! HUGS :)

  4. You have been busy! 3 such lovely cards, and for such a good cause! Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week.

  5. Beautiful thankyou for sharing your card with us at our challenge at challenges 4 everybody good luck Fiona dt. x

  6. Oh wow, what sweet images and I love the cause for the cards. Thanks for joining us at Digitally Sweet :-)

  7. Love the cards you made, Karen. You did such a gorgeous job with the ADFD image. The little boy is precious. Great cards for OWH to have in their collection for soldiers.
    Cathy xx

  8. Very cute. Love the little boy fishing. Perfect addition to the cause.

  9. Lovely cards for the OWH Mel! :0)

  10. Ooops meant to say Karen! Sorry I couldn't correct this.

  11. Love the floppy hat on card one, what a delightful card. Card two is such a great card for OWH it really says "I miss you" and card three is so pretty with those flowers. Thanks for sharing and supporting OWH

  12. These cards are gorgeous! Love the papers and images! The lace and twine are fabulous touches! Thanks for the inspiration! :)

  13. All three are beautiful cards!
    Thank you for joining us at Digitally Sweet!

  14. Wonderful cards!!! I love what you created.

  15. Fab card, beautiful colouring. Thanks for sharing with us this week at Sweet Stampin, good luck with the challenge, hugz Suzanne DT


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