Wednesday 2 November 2016

October 2016 Reveal

Hello.  Welcome.  This is the October reveal for the Card Chain Challenge.  There were 24 ladies who exchanged cards around the world this month using at least one of the following 4 options

Color Palette:
These colors are your guideline - exact matching is not necessary.





One of the following themes:  Thanksgiving / Gems / Friendship 

One of the following products:  Enamel Dots / Wood Veneers

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

Helen G. in Ohio sent Joyce in Pennsylvania

Joyce in Pennsylvania sent Linda in Michigan

Photo coming soon

Linda in Michigan sent Mrs. A in England

Photo coming soon

Mrs. A in England sent Lorraine in England

Lorraine in England sent Dawn in New Zealand

Dawn in New Zealand sent Marga in Spain

Marga in Spain sent Greta in Oregon

Greta in Oregon sent Robyn in Australia

Robyn in Australia sent Jane in Great Britain

Jane in Great Britain sent Gail in Norway

Gail in Norway sent Anita in Norway

Anita in Norway sent Arlene in California

Arlene in California sent Stacy in Nevada

Photo coming soon

Stacy in Nevada sent Sara in Missouri

Sara in Missouri sent Sabrina in California

Sabrina in California sent Denise in California

Denise in California sent Deborah in Indiana

Gail in Norway sent Jo in England

Jo in England sent Nat in Canada

Nat in Canada sent Agata in Switzerland

Agata in Switzerland sent LaVon in Illinois

LaVon in Illinois sent Janet in Mauritius

Janet in Mauritius sent Jerrie in Wisconsin

Photo coming soon

Jerrie in Wisconsin sent Helen G. in Ohio

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. 

And if you got this far........  A little candy for one of the lovely ladies who sent cards that were received by the last day of the month.  Mr Random chose one lucky lady for September and October.  

For September.........  Marga in Spain.  I will be sending you this stamp set from Papermania

For October..........  Mrs. A in England I will be sending you this stamp/die set from Sizzix

Congratulations ladies.  Please send me your snail mail addresses by the 14th November to claim your candy

Our Next Challenge

There is still time to sign up for the November exchange until November 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. 

This is the final sign up of the year.

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.
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