Saturday, May 21, 2011

We Love Our Hero's!!

We Love Our Hero’s Blog Hop 5/21
Today is Armed Forces Day, so again, this is a hop to support and bring awareness to the works of Operation Write Home . You should have arrived from Jenny B of Crafty Diva Lounge, if not please start at Misty’s, so You don’t miss anything this wonderful group has to offer. In addition to card makers making cards for service persons to send home to their families, OWH has what they call ‘Hero Mail’. These cards can be any size; not just the usual required A2. They also include a personal note to ‘Any Hero’. We call them Hero’s, because OWH covers all branches of service. These are passed out to deployed hero’s, who might not get much mail, or just passed around to enjoy news from home. Here is more info.

Thank you to All of our Heros, past , present and those who serve on the Homefront as well!

I chose to use digital images from Digi Scrap Kits.  I love the Americana images.  The card base measures 6 1/2 x 5 and each layer is cut 1/4 of an inch smaller.  If it was not for our Hero's this would not be the land of the free, I am so grateful for all they do for us and the sacrafices their families also make for our freedom.

Your next stop is my sister Patti!!  I know she has something very special to share with all of you.

In case you get lost along the way, the complete hop list is below.
*1. Misty...
3. Kristal..
5. Amy...
7. Kathie..
8. Rexann..
9. Vicki
10. Jenny
11. Darlene
12. JennyB
13. Linda..
14. Patti
15. Jazzy
16. Momo...
17. Paula...
18. Melanie
19. Jan
20. Gina


Jan Hunnicutt said...

Oh this is nice, love it!

Rhonda Emery said...

so cute.

Crafty Diva said...

Great card! TFS!

Patti Ross said...

Beautiful Linda...just perfect!!!


Misty said...

Linda, that is just the sweetest! ♥
Thanks for being part of my hop.
Hummer Hugs,
hummingbird204 at comcast dot net

kathlee said...

Gorgeous....LOVE that digi. She is adorable! Fun hopping with you today!

Josie0602 said...

I love this card! Reminds me of going to the craft festivals and some of the wonderful Americana items they show there!

Jazmin said...

So pretty - the little doll looks like the ones you get a hallmark. Anyway - great job!!


Tanya said...

WOW!! How adorable!!! PERFECTLY done!!


Darlene said...

very sweet! Love it

It was nice hopping with you today.

desaucier at bellsouth dot net

Nancy M said...

I like how you used something creative; thanks for sharing.

MeLoveBono - Ms. V to you ;) said...

Hi Linda! My name is Vicki and I am actually blog hopping with you on the Hero blog hop - gosh, I am starting to sound like a broken record cause everyones cards are so beautiful!!! As is yours....What a great group to be included in today and what an awesome idea...OWH -

Have a great weekend!


sallysbitz said...

This is a lovely card x

I am part of the blog hop team too and am blogging my way through x

hugs sally x

jordanbev5 said...

Love the adorable card!! TFS!

Becky Dunham said...

Beautiful card Linda! So happy to see you on this important hop :)

rebeccadunham at hotmail dot com

Lillian Child said...

Just delightful!

anitaandbugs said...

Beautiful card------you a wonderful job.
Hugs, Anita

craftaholic said...

Thank you for sharing your very cute card!! I love Angel digi!! TFS!!!
ilovetonkinese2 at hotmail dot com

In Love with a Bug said...

Such a cute card. You did the digi's proud. So happy to be in this hop with you. I am a new follower.
mfink197 at gmail dot com

abusybee - DoubleClick Connections said...

Great card!

Amy said...

Oh, I love your card, and I love that image!! :) Thanks so much for sharing!! :)

Amy :) at
scrapbookingwithamy (at) gmail (dot) com

Patti said...

what a cute angel! I love this card and the great inspiration.

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