Sunday 2 October 2016

September 2016, Card Chain Challenge Reveal

Hello.  Welcome.  This is the Card Chain Challenge Reveal for September 2016.

We had 24 participants who exchanged cards around the globe this month using at least one of the following options:


Color Palette:
2016-09 new
Themes:  Stars / Halloween / Friendship
Products:  Markers / Colored Pencils / Pastels

So here we go........

Janet in Mauritius sent to Dawn in New Zealand

photo coming soon

Dawn in New Zealand sent to LaVon in Illinois

LaVon in Illinois sent to Arlene in California

Arlene in California sent to Mrs. A in England

Mrs. A in England sent to Asha in Portugal

Asha in Portugal sent to Robyn in Australia

Robyn in Australia sent to Joyce in Pennsylvania

Joyce in Pennsylvania sent to Jerrie in Wisconsin

Jerrie in Wisconsin sent to Denise in California

Denise in California sent to Sabrina in California

Sabrina in California sent to Anita in Norway

Anita in Norway sent to Marga in Spain

Marga in Spain sent to Jo in England

Jo in England sent to Agata in Switzerland

Agata in Switzerland sent to Jane in Great Britain

Jane in Great Britain sent to Linda in Michigan

photo coming soon

Linda in Michigan sent to Sara in Missouri

Sara in Missouri sent to Judy I. in Florida

Judy I. in Florida sent to Greta in Oregon

Greta in Oregon sent to Helen G. in Ohio

Helen G. in Ohio sent to Betty in Nebraska

Betty in Nebraska sent to Deborah in Indiana

Jo in England sent to Gail in Norway

Gail in Norway  sent to Janet in Mauritius

And that brings us full circle.

A big cheer for all the lovely ladies for sharing their artistic talents and also doing a little bit towards improving global good will.

Our Next Two Challenges

There is still time to sign up for the October exchange until October 6th.  If you are having problems seeing the linky try taking the 's' off of the end of 'http' in the address field and refresh.  If you are still having problems email me craftynomad at gmail dot com. 

The final sign up of the year, the November sign up, will start on the 7th November.

Thanks for dropping by.  Hugz

W H O' S   B E E N   P L A Y I N G
(If you're reading this and have never participated, please consider doing so. And if you see that your country or state has never been represented, you are honor-bound to sign up and show that y'all are friendly and interested in building global peace - and your stamp collection - one card at a time!)
As of June, 2016, we've exchanged over 2,065 cards in this little jaunt - most of which were made by regular participants. And where do they come from? Read on....
Past participants have hailed from: Austria, Australia, Belgium, Canada, Croatia, Denmark, France, Germany, Great Britain (aka: England), Greece, Holland (aka: The Netherlands), Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kenya,  Malaysia, Mauritius, New Zealand, Norway, The Philippines, Portugal, Scotland, Singapore, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland, South Africa. (We only need to get some countries that begin with L, O, Q, R, T, U, V, W, X, Y, and Z to keep up with our alphabet list! We have 161 countries to go before we have total global participation!!!
As for the USA, past participants include: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin. We're still missing: Connecticut, South Dakota, Delaware, Georgia, Idaho, Kentucky, Louisiana, Montana, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, West Virginia, and Wyoming.
If you're new to the Card Chain Challenge ("CCC") this is an event where everybody wins. Basically, you make a card for the person above you on the chain and you receive a card from the person below you on the chain. It's a personalized swap, sort of, and it's a ton of fun! Go here for past Chains.
Read the Revised Guidelines & FAQ's (revised August 30, 2015).