Wednesday, October 20, 2010

HA Pairing Up & Simon Says Stamp

Today, I have quite a few cards to share with you. I started another Hero Arts pairing up challenge. This time I am pairing up with Hannah F. Nicole. And our theme for this week is thank you card. I have quite a few people to thank lately, so this theme is perfect.   You can check out Hannah's card here.

                

Next...., I am super duper delighted to be sharing my card at Simon Says Stamp Challenge for this week. They are kindly supporting Caring Hearts Card Drive and dedicated this week challenge to the cause.

For my card, I used this tree from Hero Arts. I love this stamp from the moment I saw it. You can color it for any season. The litle turkey is from Denami Design, one of the stamp that I received from Susan Opel (Paper Crafts). Thank you, Susan!

Challenges:
Crazy 4 Challenges - fall or autumn

Here's my second card. I haven't use much kraft paper. At first, I wasn't sure if I like it, but I think it starts to grow on me.



And, last card. On this one, I actually covered all the leaves with diamond glaze, added bakers twine and popped the turkey.


I do this card drive simply because I believe that everybody should have something that make them happy during the holiday. And it's been such a joyful experience  for me, too and I've always wanted to do something meaningful for kids and the elderly. Jennifer McGuire inspires me with her Cards for Kids (I do have several cards for this waiting to be mail out), so with both card drive I get to support cause that close to my heart.

And, what amazes me & warms my heart is the support from the card makers and blogging friends. Every time someone emailed me saying they want to participate, I am filled with so much gratitude. I am in awe of everyone's kindness.

Oh yes, if you have some extra cards for kids, please consider mailing some for Logan & Bekah. They have "Spina Bifida" and you can read about them here.

Wanna share your love of card making and make other people happy? Then, join us for Caring Hearts Card Drive. We also going to have Caring Hearts Blog Hop this Saturday, 10/23/10. You have till Thursday evening to email me if you want to join the blog hop. Thank you so much for stopping by here. I appreciate all your supports and your thoughtful comments truly brighten my day. Hugs!

15 comments:

Hannah. F said...

Beautiful Cards Vera! I'm really hoping to do cards for caring hearts, but know if I'll make it in time.

Kathy Martin said...

Put me on the blog hop list Vera! ;) These cards are so cute....love that tree image and wee turkey! :)

jintyoo7 said...

Fabulous, Vera. Love the grass stamp, it has an elegance all on it's own.
I do intend to make some cards for the Caring Hearts Drive, is the deadline still November 15th?

Anette H said...

So beautiful, Vera!

Larisa said...

So beautiful cards!!! Good colouring!

Lorraine A said...

gorgeous cards Vera :-) All of them are lovely ,,, I love that tree stampos and the turkey is very cute :-)

good luck with the card drive ,, am sure you will receive a mountain of them :-)

luv
Lols x x x

Mandy said...

Gorgeous cards Vera, love the tree stamp and the little turkey is so cute.
It's been lovely to have you join us at Simon Says Stamp this week :)
I'm off to email you
hugs Mandy xx

Stressed Stamper said...

love the tree...Thanks for joining in at TPC this week.Good Luck

Sarah x

charli said...

lovely cards--love the turkey added to the tree stamp!

Nancy said...

Wonderful inspiration today, Vera! Loving the tree cards and I think the silhouette grass with the blue colors is fabulous!
blessings!

Rica said...

Hi Vera, thank you for your lovely comment - it's a pleasure to support your fabulous drive.
Your cards are gorgeous - fantastic tree and I just love the colours schemes and the cute turkey.
hugs Heather xx

Shirl said...

This is soo cool Ling! Love that you used the same tree stamps in so many different card designs! :))

Deirdre said...

Vera, these are super cute. Love them.

email: Steph@SimonSaysStamp.com said...

Hi Vera,

Thanks so much for your contribution to this weeks challenge!! I love the image and the coloring is beautiful!!

*mwah*
Steph
Simon Says Stamp

Silke Ledlow said...

Beautiful fall cards Vera!!! The different designes are awesome!!! Thanks for playing the C4C with us!!! Hugs ~S~

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