Saturday, May 26, 2012

Operation Write Home Memorial Day BlogHop!



Hey There Bleeps (blog peeps!)



Welcome to the Operation Write Home Memorial Day Blog Hop!!! I hope you are having fun looking at everyone's awesome inspirations!!! I'm #83 out of 123 blogs that are participating.....so you have tons of inspiration to get your MOJO on, that should help you whip up some cards for our troops in no time flat!!!!

I am giving away some blog candy as well, please see the post below this one for directions and your chance to win (GOOD LUCK!)....






Anyways, here is my blog hop card I made for any Hero.....I chose to use sketch #101(I substituted stars for the banners)....I hope you like it!!! Thank you so much for stopping by and don't forget to leave me a comment for your chance to win my blog candy.....have fun hoppin'.....

66 comments:

Beverly said...

Cute card! Love the design.

Sybrina K said...

Love what you did with this sketch! It's always been a challenging one for me, but your cards are great. TFS!!!

Judy Rozema said...

Love your take on the sketch. The stars are perfect!

Michelle Hornback said...

I don't know whate is my favorite part about the card - it's all wonderful! The stars, distressing, embossing... I could go on!

Sherry Hickey said...

Hi Holley! Beautiful USA card!! Love how you interpreted the sketch. Hugs.

Sharyn said...

Very crisp - wonderful card!

Paula S. said...

Fabulous card Holley! (Great job distressing as usual , I wish I was half as good at it as you are, LOL) I always shy away from the pennant sketches. This came out great. So glad you joined in the hop today. Have a great Memorial Day weekend my friend. :)

Paula

~Antoinette (inspired stamps) said...

Hi Holley!
I love your colors and distressing in your cards! Gorgeous work!
Blessings!

Misty said...

That is a SUPER card! Love ♥ every aspect of it!
Hummer Hugs,
Misty
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Margaret said...

When I first say this sketch posted on S&S, it presented me with a real challenge. I just love what you did with it.

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Linda said...

Beautiful, patriotic card!

Donna Nuce said...

Love how you used stars to replace the pennants. Thanks for hoppin with OWH and thanks for a chance to win.
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Miriam Prantner said...

Wonderful card! Really love the embossed piece and also the fact that the tails for the stars are dimensional.

Carol L said...

I just love the layered star banner and the U.S.A. proudly displayed on top of them! You've created the perfect hero card with an awesome sentiment too! NJ!

Anonymous said...

Wonderful card with beautiful colors. Mary L Schreiber

Sarah said...

What a beautiful card-- I love your take on this sketch--those stars with the banners are so awesome.

nancy y said...

I did this sketch too, but I like how you changed it up and added the stars! Great card!

Jen said...

Very clever to use the stars as banners!! Love the distressing, too!

Julie said...

OOh I love it, Holley! I love the little ribbon streamers hanging out from the stars especially!

Anonymous said...

Great card...beautiful work. Pat k.

Jan Hunnicutt said...

Beautiful card Holley, you always inspire me :) I had a hard time with that sketch and it really spoke to you, love it!

Dixie Cochran said...

Hi Holley! I love your take on the sketch. Clever design!

KellyRae said...

Gorgeous card Holley! LOVE that you switched the 'banners' into the stars. TFS and supporting OWH.

Robin said...

love the stars used as banners, thanks for sharing!

Andi (RrlScrapGal) said...

GREAT card!!!!! I love it!

Berni Cuttino said...

Beautiful great inspiration. Happy Memorial Day weekend. Hugs

Nancy said...

Love this card and your previous one also. Thank you for your support of OWH.

Katie H said...

Great card - might have to CASE this one ;)

Nancy M said...

Hello, my friend!! What a super card, as always from you!!
WOW all that and candy, too--look @ you!
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Teena said...

Love your card! The stars are great!

Sandy Allnock said...

Holley your cards are always so full of yummy detail!! Thanks so much for joining us for the hop! :) :) :)

Barb's Boys Inspired said...

Great patriotic cards! Thanks for the chance for your blog candy...love a chance to win some Stampin' Up product.
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Sherrie said...

I really love this patriotic card! I love how you switched up the banner and used stars. Its so smart! and looks GREAT! Thanks for supporting OWH.

Sara Tieszen Paschal said...

Wonderful card and a beautiful sketch, I just may have to give this one a try myself. Great job;)

Julie said...

Love the different interpretation of the sketch. The stars are terrific!

sherry varga said...

What a beautiful card, love the banner.

Deborah Anton said...

Great card! Love how you made your banners!

ajsdigishoppe said...

Love the banner - fantastic job :)

ajsarts said...

Great card I love the banner :) TFS!

SuzAnn said...

Hope people are feeling better at your house! love the banner sketch made with stars and the sneak peak at the SU! goodies. thanks for supporting OWH.

SuzAnn
OWH Board

Julie S. said...

I think all of your cards are fantastic. Some hero is going to be a really happy camper to get this one - it's gorgeous.

JPScraps said...

Your cards are wonderful!

Indy said...

Love the star banner! So patriotic!

Crafting Adventures said...

What great patriotic cards!

Ann said...

Love it!! So patriotic and the distressing really makes it!!

Cheri said...

Wow! I love the way you used this sketch. How cool that we used the same sketch so differently. Hugs.

Beth L. said...

I love how you put in stars instead of banners. Thank you for the inspiration.

Ronni said...

Wow! I really like your take on the sketch - I would not have thought to use stars - GREAT JOB!

Lee Mae said...

Love the stars instead of pennants for the sketch. Terrific card!

Anonymous said...

The rolled ribbon ends create great dimension . . . great card!
Mary, Wausau WI

amybobamey said...

Love all your OWH cards! Subbing the stars for the banner was so clever! Thanks for sharing!
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PatQ's Cards said...

What a great idea for a card. Love it!!!

Michele from MS said...

Wonderful card and so unique! Love the colors and embossing. Great job - TFS! New follower msmith38652@gmail.com

Cindy's Card Co said...

Holley, your cards are always spectacular. I love how you did the banner, I'm not a big fan of those, but I REALLY like yours.

Rufus said...

Fantastic card! Really like the stars with streamers. Thanks for your support of our Heroes and OWH.
R/

SueB said...

great interpretation of the sketch and card; thanx for the inspiration!

Sue D said...

I like how you replaced the banner with stars!
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Brenda Hugar said...

Love the stars and ribbons.

Dolores A. said...

TFS this great patriotic card ...
love the way you interpreted the banners...very clever.
Your support of OWH is appreciated.

Linda said...

This card rocks! Love the stars as the banner! Gorgeous! TFS!!!

simplybren said...

Really like your card a lot. The distressing is great and adore your take on the banner. Thank you for sharing.
Brenda

AllisonG said...

I really like how you went outside the sketch box on this one to create the "banner." You made a great card!

Cindy E. Burton said...

I love your take on the sketch. I can't believe it's Monday night and I still haven't hit all the blogs! Thank you for the inspirationa and I feel a CASE coming on... :)

Diana E said...

I like the way you added dimension by having the 'ribbons' curl up. Thanks for supporting OWH.

P.S. I just became a follower. Liked the previous post's card, too!

Valerie said...

I LOVE this card! I like how you inked the off white piece and embossed the papers. Way cool. Like the sentiment with the brads. The stars and ribbons are what Pops this card.

Yolanda said...

Gorgeous! Love the stars as banners.