11.04.2011

Cards that Care Blog Hop


Welcome to the Cards that Care blog hop! Cards that Care is a card drive to collect Holiday cards for elderly in nursing homes. Please go to Vera's blog to read more about this wonderful drive.

You should have arrived from Jennifer McGuire's fabulous blog. If you are lost, you can start the blog hop at Vera's blog!

There are lots of donated prizes for comments left on blog hop blogs from Lawn Fawn, Penny Black, Sweet Stamps Shop, Avocado Arts, I Love It All, Hero Arts and Onlinecardclasses.com! Wowza!
You have until Sunday November 6th at midnight Central to leave your comments.

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I really wanted to make a super happy card for this drive so I used Making Frosty Friends and Fanciful Frames to create a cute snowman family portrait! The sentiment is from Bows and Holly. I hope this card brings a smile to those who need some extra cheer this Holiday season!

Next stop on the hop is Laurel Beard's fantastic blog! And, remember, after you hop around, get crafty and make some cards for Cards that Care!
Card stock: Neenah
Patterned Paper: American Crafts, Cosmo Cricket, Graphic 45
Ink: Memento, Versamark, Distress
Etc: May Arts ribbon, American Crafts brad, American Crafts embossing powder, Copics, Corner Chomper, Glimmer Mist, foam ink blending tool
Thank you so much for visiting!
Have an amazing day,




225 comments:

  1. Cuteness!!! LOVE this!!! ..I do have spare time... once I'm done... I will linked my card!!! Thanks....hugs...xoxo

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  2. What a great initiative, this card drive! The card you made is very lovely, love the snowman family portrait! I'm sure it will make someone really happy. I am gonna hop along now on this blog hop. Hugs, Hanneke

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  3. Love this card!!!

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  4. Love the card, great giveaway!!

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  5. What a happy card going to make someone happy!

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  6. Your card is so adorable (I'm becoming quite a fan of Lawn Fawn)...and what a nice cause to contribute to.

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  7. First, thanks for being such a great sponsor for this event! Second, your card is just too cute! I always love seeing your creations, there is just something so whimsical about them.

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  8. Love your card!

    Tanya
    phenis2031 at yahoo dot com
    http://scrappylandusa.blogspot.com

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  9. This is a wonderful idea and a worthy cause! Your card turned out really cute.

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  10. Kelly Marie, your card is so much fun. Anybody who receives it will have an instant smile! I love your bright colors and perfect paper-pieced bursts of color and texture. Adorable!

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  11. Kelly, this is so cut & fun! Love the music note background & the colors are so cheerful. Love it & thank you for your support! :)

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  12. Kelly Marie, this sweet card is wonderful! I love the layers of stamping...so cheerful and fun!

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  13. Now that is just adorable! I always forget about fanciful frames but things always look so cute framed up in one of them. :) I love this snow family!

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  14. Adorable snowmen card!
    Tracy
    jtg0398 at sbcglobal dot net

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  15. You are so cheery, you put a smile on everyone else's face KM! This card is so cute. I just love, love, love your stamps especially the ones with the smiling faces.

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  16. Love it! the bright colors, papers are wonderful!

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  17. Look at those fabulous snowmen! Woo hoo, what a bright and cheery card.

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  18. Adorable! Love the little holly "nail" you hung the frame on!

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  19. Wow, this is so cute! I LOVE the music background! Love the snowman family inside the green frame! This is fantastic!! LOVE LOVE LOVE!

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  20. This card is SOOOOO SWEET!!! I lovethe frame w/the snowman inside!!!

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  21. Cute! - a snowman family. I thought they were carolers because of the music BG. Either way, it ends up cute.

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  22. Now, if I could just learn to stamp and color, I might have a chance at creating something as cute as your card! Love it.

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  23. I love that card! So cute!

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  24. Love how you framed those guys Kelly! Super card!

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  25. This card is so cute!! Love all the stamps you used.

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  26. It IS a fun and happy card! And I like how you rounded the bottom corners of your card.

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  27. aw!!! love the 'family' portrait!! ha ha!! it's so happy and bright!! couldn't get any better than this!

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  28. How can you not love snowman! SUPER DUPER LOVE it!

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  29. Absolutely adorable! Love this card!

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  30. You succeeded in creating a super happy card. I really love the background paper and how the 3 little snowman are looking our the frame - great card!

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  31. Oh ...way to cute and fun!!! LOVE it!!!

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  32. ohmy...super cute,Kelly! Love this!

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  33. cute card, sure to make someone smile

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  34. Love this card. I always love musical background. And that snowman family is a delight.

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  35. Oh my goodness, too cute!

    Ramona

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  36. Very cute! I lOve that the colors are so vibrant and cheery. Off to hop!

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  37. Oh my goodness! I wish I could be in the room to see the recipient's face light up when they see this darling card. PERFECTION! Love every inch of it!

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  38. This is darling, I love it and the musical background!

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  39. those snowman are so cute. i love your background music paper looks too!!

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  40. Such a happy card -- I love it, and the recipient will, too!

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  41. What a happy little snowman family! Love your blog and off to the next stop! (Yes, I will be making cards for the drive)

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  42. Such a cute card! :) I love the frame.

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  43. Adorable card. Love the snowmen in the frame and the music kraft paper.

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  44. What a great idea for the snowmen! :) Love the card!

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  45. Love this card! Definitely going to bring a smile to some lucky recipient!

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  46. Absolutely Adorable!!!
    Snow People are my favorites!!

    I also loved making card for this drive!!

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  47. The card drive idea is so wonderful. I'm glad that I could be part of it. And I love love love the Making Frosty Friends stamp set!!!!!!! SO CUTE!! =) Thanks for sharing!!

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  48. This card is so sweet. The background paper is perfect, and I love the little frame!

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  49. So cute. I like that you layered the sentiment in the musical notes (in a different color)

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  50. What a cheery, happy card. Someone will love this and feel they are special because they received it!

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  51. wow! the coloring on those snowmen and the frame-spectacular!!!

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  52. This is such a wonderful idea! Love your card!

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  53. I love this card drive! I did cards last year and working on mine to send this year. Love this cute snowmany card with the musical paper and frame!!(lberry1400@bellsouth)-L. Berry

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  54. I love love LOVE this card! The snowman portrait is adorable! And I love the background! Thank you so much for sharing!

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  55. It definitely says happy....great card

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  56. LOVE the family portrait idea! Such great inspiration! Thanks for giving us a chance to win some awesome prizes!

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  57. Cute snowmen portrait! thanks.

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  58. Snowmen are just plain awesome! Definitely will bring a smile.

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  59. So sweet! Three cute winter friends!

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  60. Kelly, what a sweet card! Love the frame around the Xmas snowmen.

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  61. Love this - it reminds me of a card I made in high school. 32 years ago! I won a contest with it...I should dig that card out --haha. Your card is much better!

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  62. You made a very happy card for this card drive. I'm sure it will make someone smile. I love,love, love your making frosty friends stamp set, and would really like it. It's my favorite this year, (but not it the budget since I am unemployed). Thank you for the inspiration. :)

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  63. Love it! It is a VERY happy card for sure :) Thanks Kelly Marie!

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  64. what a great cause, and what an adorable card!!

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  65. How adorable!! This card brought a smile to my face.

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  66. So so cute! Love how each snowman has their own personality! And the frame is adorable!

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  67. This is so cute! Thanks so much for the inspiration!

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  68. What a fun card and such a great idea.

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  69. OMG, that is so stinkin' cute! I love how you combined the snowmen with the frame.

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  70. Jingle bells! Snow carolers! Cute and colorful. What a wonderful card.

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  71. Snowman family portrait - Adorable! Love this cause too.

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  72. so cute! Who doesn't like snowmen?

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  73. such a great pic of the snowmen. Always hard to get them all smiling in the same photo AND looking straight at the "camera", hee hee hee Love the card and how you have blended the sets so beautifully!

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  74. Love those snowmen, what an adorable card!

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  75. SUPER CUTE!!! Leaving here with a big smile on my face!!! Thanks!!!

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  76. ahh...this is too cute! very adorable card.

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  77. Oh too adorable! Love that frame!

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  78. eek, how cute is this, love it!

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  79. Adorable! That card will definitely put a smile on someone's face! :)

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  80. This card is so cute and will bring smiles for sure!!! The fanciful frames just sets it off...thanks for the chance to win...

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  81. I love it! What a great idea to put snowmen in a frame close together--or any characters! Thanks for participating in the hop!

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  82. That is such a cute card, thank you for sharing.

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  83. love the snowmen trio! super cute, Kelly!

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  84. Love the whimsy and bright holiday colors on your card creation!

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  85. What a fun card - love the music background!

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  86. Love ths musical background and the cheerful trio of snowmen. This will really cheer up someone, I'm sure. Thanks

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  87. This card is so cheery you can't help but smile!! :)

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  88. this is definitely going to put a smile on someone's face! such a great cause!

    -rachel w k
    rwkrafts.blogspot.com

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  89. Your card is adorable! It'll surely put a smile on the recipients face.

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  90. This is so cute! Really does look like a snow family portrait, LOL!

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  91. What a great card! Love the sheet music! What a great background!

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  92. I love how all of those snowmen look together..so cute!

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  93. The sheet music behind the snowman is a great idea. I just love snowman stuff.

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  94. What merry carolers! Cute card!

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  95. Wow I love your card the music paper is so cute for this card. love love the Snowmen. thanks for sharing and for the chance to win.
    abbraddock@msn.com
    www.anita-craft-corner.blogspot.com

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  96. Oh my goodness, what a darling card, Kelly! So happy to be hopping with you for such a great cause! :)

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  97. What a phenomenal card!!! The frame is a great idea for the snowmen. Love it!

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  98. This snowman card made me smile! Fun and beautiful!

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  99. Love the way you created a scene inside the frame!!

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  100. This is such a cheerful card...how adorable! Loving the hop!

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  101. Love those cute little snowmen! It will surely brighten someone's day!

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  102. Such a cute card!! Love it! And such a wonderful cause!

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  103. Such a cute card!! Love it! And such a wonderful cause!

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  104. This is sweet Kelly! I love that little brad an the bit of candy cane colored twine! Your use of the frame stamp is dynamic-it almost looks like a snowfamily photo op! Truly a great card,I'm sure it'll put a smile on it's receipient.

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  105. Such a cute card!! Love it! And such a wonderful cause!

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  106. I just love how you've layered the frame with the snowmen inside! So cute - and great cause you're supporting too. Off to get more inspired. :)

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  107. Oh the framed snowmen are just tooo cute!

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  108. Love this card drive and the idea of putting a smile on the faces of people leaving in nursing homes. Will try to send as many as I can.

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  109. Love the great colors on this card! I'm working on my cards too for the Card Drive...can't wait to see what others come up with too!

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  110. Cute trio of snowmen! Love the knitted cap~

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  111. I love any card with music on it, very nice :)

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  112. Someone will be very happy when they receive this card. Beautful!

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  113. A very happy card, it will surely bring a smile to someone's face. Thank you for supporting this cause and a chance to win alittle something.

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  114. Such a great card for a great cause. I am sure someone will cherish it. I love the music paper background!

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  115. What an adorable family! That card is going to give big smiles :)

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  116. ADORABLE!!! I so love this card. I so love all your stamps! :)

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  117. I love it! Great card, great cause. Thanks for the inspiration!

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  118. Thanks for sharing your card. I love the snowmen and music.

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  119. wow---you fitted 3 snowmen on the fanciful frame! so cute!

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  120. I love the music background of your card. Thank you for the inspiration, hope many more will send cards. Verona

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  121. love your snowman/lady card. have already sent jennifer a bunch of cards. hope the drive is a huge success!

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  122. Oh my, how adorable :o)
    great drive, looking forward to participating :o)

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  123. that card will definitely make someone super happy!

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  124. This is absolutely adorable, Kelly! This will surely bring a smile to the recipient's face :)

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  125. This is definitely a "HAPPY" card. I love it and I'm sure that it will make someone happy too.

    Joan
    MN

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  126. Love your card and can't wait to start on some for this card drive. Great cause.
    joanvanleeuwen@ymail.com

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  127. very cute and cheerful card! thanks for sharing this ,Kelly :)

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  128. These snowmen just make me say Awww... Wicked cute!

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  129. Wonderful Idea- Love to make the elderly smile:)

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  130. Fabulous card for a great cause! Love the snowmen!
    DeniseB

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  131. Super cute. I'm thinking I need copics....

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  132. This card is so adorable! And what's really exciting is, I have those stamps! Yeah!

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  133. Love your card! Thanks for sharing.

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  134. So very cute! Love the framed snow family! TFS!

    Kris in Alaska
    funamom at yahoo dot com

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  135. Cute card...it really puts a smile on your face!!

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  136. What a cool Christmas card, so cute! :)

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  137. So cute. Those guys will make someone happy for sure. Thanks for sharing.

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  138. ohhh it's so cute and adorabe !! Will keep the idea in mind :-)

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  139. Just ADORE this...Fabulous Design!!!

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  140. The card would make anyone smile! Love that snowmen in the frame. Thanks for the inspiration!

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  141. Love the family portrait, and the musical cardstock!

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  142. Absolutely darling, and sure to make the receiver smile BIG!

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  143. such a sweet card! I just love it...and your blog ...tyvm

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  144. I have already started some for submission...I love feel good projects!

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  145. Aww...super cute and so many little details on the card. Love that frame!

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  146. This is a happy card. I love the snowman family. Thanks for the inspiration. Someone will be thrilled to get this card.

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  147. Such an adorable card, thanks for the inspiration to keep on creating.

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  148. Wow! Great coloring!! Lovely card!

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  149. This card is ridiculously cute! I love the music paper, and the way you used that frame. Very cheerful and fun! =)

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  150. My goodness!!! The colors and the design are just awesome! Definitely makes my heart smile! Thanks for participating in this awesome project!

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  151. Love snowmen cards!! Adorable

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  152. Love the idea of the colored focal point on a neutral background!

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  153. What a cheery trio of snowmen

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  154. Adorable1I know it will certainly bring a smile to a nursing home resident.Blessings to all of you for participating in this hop and drive.

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  155. What a darling card, Kelly - I love those sweet snowmen!!

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  156. I love the card. Awesone design.
    LindaB in WI

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  157. What a cute trio of snowmen and love the musical background

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  158. I love your card, so happy. Thanks so much for sharing.
    http://feralscraps.blogspot.com/

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  159. Very cute--I like the musical background paper.

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  160. thatis a super happy card! so cute!
    linda patti tpatti@windstream.net

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  161. Yeah, a card drive that's how i get my grown kids to play with me...card making.

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  162. What a cute and whisical card.

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  163. Cute card, so bright and cheery

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  164. Oh my goodness! This is so sweet!!! :)

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  165. This is FABULOUS! I love the frame with the snowman! Probably one of my favorite cards from you!

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  166. Oh, this card is so CUTE! This hop is so inspirational and all for such a good cause. Love it :)

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  167. Very cute! Love the decorated snowmen.

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  168. I've just discovered your stamps and I love them - lots on my Christmas list! Great card, love the snowmen looking through the frame.

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Thank you so much for leaving a comment. Each and every one puts a giant smile on my face! :)