Hello and welcome to the July 2021 Card Chain Challenge Reveal!
We had participants who exchanged cards across the globe this month.
Total number of cards exchanged thus far by Card Chain Challenge participants is
All the cards exchanged this month used at least one of the following options:
Colour Palette Option
(Exact matching is not required.)
(Orient as desired.)
Theme Options: Summer / Snacks / Friendship
Product / Technique Options: Scraps / Fancy Fold
Who Sent What To Whom
GerJanne in the Netherlands sent Peggy in Maine
Peggy in Maine sent Cat C. in Maryland
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 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
If you want to join in the fun, you can sign up for the August Card Chain Challenge from 7th July to 6th August. All cards exchanged will be revealed here on 2nd September, 2021.
The September Card Chain Challenge sign-up begins on 7th August and ends on 6th September. Hope to see you here!
Thanks for stopping!
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 July, 2021, we've exchanged over 3,388 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.