Hello and welcome to the January Card
Chain Challenge Reveal: our first Reveal of 2020.
We had 18 participants
who exchanged cards across the globe this month making an amazing total of 2,907 exchanged cards - we're chasing down that 3,000 milestone big time!
The January options were required to use at least one of the following options:
New Anything, bears or friendship
Product / Technique Options:
And that brings us full circle.
Thank you, everyone, for sharing your artistic talent and doing your
part for global relations!
If you want to see more of these artists' card art, check out their
blogs and please leave 'em some love in the comments! (Don't forget to Pin your
Hey, Gentle Readers, if you want to join in the fun,
you can sign up for the February Card Chain
Challenge until 6th February.
All cards exchanged will be revealed here on 2nd March 2020.
The March Card Chain Challenge sign-up begins
on 7th February and ends on 6th March. All cards exchanged in that challenge
should arrive at their destinations by March 31st and will be revealed here on 2nd April, 2020.
WHO'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!)
of 31st January, 2020 we've
exchanged over 2,907 cards in this
little jaunt - most of which were made by regular participants. And where
do they come from? Read on....
have hailed from: Austria, Australia, Belgium, Canada, Croatia,
Denmark, England, France, Germany, 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
As for the USA,
past participants come from: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas,
California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, 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, South
Carolina, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin. We're still
missing: Connecticut, South Dakota, Delaware, Idaho, Kentucky,
Louisiana, Montana, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Vermont, West Virginia, and
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