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Saturday, June 20, 2020

CARD CHAIN CHALLENGE

The Card Chain Challenge participants have exchanged 3000 cards since it began a little over ten years ago.  Jo and Gail have asked those of us who have ever joined in to post the first card we sent.  I remember I started my Flickr photostream precisely so I could join in this challenge.  I'm not sure if this is the first card I sent but it's the oldest one I have in my photostream.  

 
In September 2010, I sent this card to Lin Brandyberry.  Don't know what the particular theme was but I knew Lin was a quilter so made a patchwork background with paper actually stitched.  Those were real leaves that I preserved by coating them with glossy accents.
 
Gail and Jo have also asked us to post some of our favorite cards that we've sent over the years.  Here are a few of mine:
 




 
If you want to join in a fun challenge where all you have to do is send a card and as a bonus meet new friends from all over the world, go to the Card Chain Challenge and sign up for July. 
 
Thanks for stopping by.
 

 

4 comments:

  1. A wonderful set of cards and I am very proud to have been in receipt of one of them xx

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  2. Fabulous array of cards Betty.

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  3. You make such fabulous cards, Betty--starting in the beginning! The pink C&9 card might be my favorite of these--love it! Pinning it so maybe I'll finally use that stamp set! When I looked back at ones I'd sent, I had trouble finding one I really liked even though I thought they were OK at the time.

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  4. A lovely selections of cards Betty - I see you like florals too and am very happy to have received one of your favs... great CCC fun this month, hugs and stay safe Robyn

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