Wednesday 2 June 2021

May 2021 Card Chain Challenge Reveal

 Hello and welcome to the May 2021 Card Chain Challenge Reveal!

We had 30 wonderful participants who sent their cards spinning around the globe this month.
Total number of cards exchanged thus far by Card Chain Challenge participants is 3,339. 
All the cards exchanged this month used at least one of the following options:

Colour Palette Option


Sketch Option


Theme Options: Tea or Coffee and Optional Cake/Mandala Patterns/Friendship

Product / Technique Options: Embossing Folders/Heat Embossing

Who Sent What To Whom

It's on the way!





And that brings us full circle.

Thank you, everyone, for sharing your artistic talent and doing your part for global relations! We've now exchanged over 3,339 cards by participants from 39 of the 50 United States and 30 countries!!!

If you want to see more of these artists' card art, check out their blogs and please leave 'em some love in the comments!

Our Next Two Challenges
Hey, if you want to join in the fun, you can sign up for the June Card Chain Challenge from 7th May to 6th June. All cards exchanged will be revealed here on 2nd July 2021.
The July Card Chain Challenge Sign Up starts 7th June.

Hope to see you here!

Gail and Jo

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 31st May 2021, we've exchanged over 3,339 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, 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 global participation!!!

As for the USA, past participants come from: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, 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, Kentucky, Louisiana, Montana, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Vermont, West Virginia, and Wyoming.

If you're new to the Card Chain Challenge this is an event where everybody wins. 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.


HilaryJane said...

What an amazing showcase this month. They just keep getting better. Thanks jo and Gail for running this wonderful challenge xx

Cindy C. said...

Wow there are lots of beautiful cards in the chain!

Dotty Jo said...

Another stunning Reveal! Thanks to everyone in the chain this month, Jo x

Tina Z. said...

I love our reveal post, so beautiful and inspiring ...
crafty hugs to all xx

Marianne said...

What an amazing line-up of beautiful creations. Such an inspiration!
Marianne x