Wednesday, September 25, 2013

OWH Birthday Bash w/ Perfect Papercrafting






Welcome to Our Skip with Operation Write Home and Perfect Papercrafting! You should have arrived here from Marianne's Blog,
if you landed here  by coincidence and wish to start at the very beginning please click here.


We are using OWH sketches and the Perfect Papercrafting tools to create our cards. This is sure to be a fabulous line up of creation's and the cards are for an awesome cause. Perhaps you will participate and make some cards too? Be sure and comment on ALL of the blogs for a chance to win a $50 Gift Certificate to Perfect Papercrafting!

On to my Cards Yes, I have 2 for you!
Now with Operation Write Home they have guideline's on what you can and can't do on their cards for safety reasons for the soldiers. Check out those here.


The sketch I used, I turned it.
Here is a link to all of the sketches.

Sketch Challenge #178








Cardstock and Letter Stamps Close to My Heart
Patterned Paper K& CO. Stack
Happy Valentine's Day Sentiment Scrappy Moms Stamps
Button's Micheal's


For all of my layers I used the 1/4 inch perfect layers tool.



MFTSTAMPS alamodes
Paper company Cardsock
CTMH cardstock
My Minds Eye patterned paper.
Punched hearts as embellishments


Next on the hop is Nancy































Blog Roll
Stars & Stamps  http://operationwritehome.org/starsandstamps/
Laura and Perfect Paper Crafting blog http://blog.perfectpapercrafting.com/
Linda      http://cateredcrop.com/
Pam       http://expressionswithheart.wordpress.com/
Sandy     http://sandyallnock.com/
Nancy    http://shadytreestudio.blogspot.com/
Jenny     http://onekraftykat.blogspot.com/
Samantha  http://august1686.blogspot.com/
Jeanie    http://www.thespottedchick.blogspot.com/
Kim        http://www.kimoconnell.com/
Paula     http://www.paulaposts.blogspot.com/
Diane     http://1cardcreator.blogspot.com/
Wendy   http://sugarpea-designs.blogspot.com/
Dixie    http://mdcochran.blogspot.com/
Heather  http://heatherahudson.blogspot.com/
Roxie     http://paperscaper.blogspot.com/
Allison      http://allisonscreations.blogspot.dk/
Leigh     http://leighsbdesigns.blogspot.com/
Patti       http://www.cherisheachpreciousday.blogspot.com/
Marianne  http://diaryofascrapbooker.blogspot.com/
Lezlye    http://www.lezlyes.blogspot.com/     YOU ARE HERE 
Nancy    http://brujahrose.blogspot.com/   Next
Susanna    http://www.papercraftplanet.net
Eva        http://craftingthisandthat.blogspot.com/
Julie    http://www.handmadebyjulie.com/

50 comments:

Sandy said...

So cute - and yay for seeing a Valentine already! OWH loves thinkin' ahead :) Thanks for joining in the hop with these darling cards!

madamewong said...

Love your Valentine's Day card - great banner.

Patti J said...

What fun! Love your cards, Lezlye! Thanks for the inspiration - it's been fun skipping with you today!

Diane Loughrey said...

I love the banner on the first card. Great job on all your cards. Thanks for sharing.

1CardCreator said...

Beautiful cards, the sketches you chose look great too! ~Diane

Diane said...

I loved your cards! They are so cheerful! I have to admit I like the second card better because I used the Key to My Heart theme for my wedding (14+ yrs ago)

Nancy Keller said...

Aww, I love your pretty cards. I am a sucker for banners! Thanks for sharing and for being my hop neighbor! Your place is great!

Cheryl Claycomb Anderegg said...

Very cute cards, love the strong contrast in colors, especially the orange yellow one. Amazing how solid papers can have such impact! TFS!

Debbie Caldwell said...

The yellow and red on card two is great. I like the first card and how you turned the sketch, the little "I love You" banner is so cute. Thanks for sharing and supporting OWH.

Cheryl Claycomb Anderegg said...

very pretty cards, love the pink banner one, soft, lots of extra touches, making it a very professional card! TFS!

Leigh S-B - The Sharpie Domino Queen said...

Both of your cards are beautiful! Great colours and wonderful layering!

Vicky Scheiber said...

Those layers make your card elements pop. The second one is my favorite as it is very striking and a super sentiment! Thanks for sharing.

Julie said...

Lovely cards, Lezlye! The pennant I Love You on the first card is so adorable! Thanks so much for participating in our skip today and for your support of OWH!

Carol S said...

Very pretty cards! Love the papers on the first one and the stamp on the second one!

Melissa T. said...

I love the pink with the black layers, and the yellow with the red layers. It is so clear how much all these layers add to cards. Very nice! :)

Tami B. said...

Two great cards. I really like the second one and the way it stands out. You chose 2 great sketches too.

Dixie Cochran said...

Your banner on your first card is so clever! Lovely cards!

Paula S. said...

Both of these are sweet! The sentiment in the tiny flag banners is so cute and red and yellow combo in the second card is so cheerful. Such a cute image and sentiment combo too. Thanks for supporting OWH and joining in today's skip!

Colleen said...

Both are great cards, the yellow one just pops out at me. So cute!

Karen said...

I absolutely love the colors and design of your first card. Thank you for sharing

coco said...

Oh, you've inspired me for Valentine cards!! Yours are terrific!

Creative M said...

Adorable cards!!
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Helen Strahan said...

More good inspiration with using the Perfect Rulers !

Kathy said...

Love the banner on the first card. Pretty designer paper also. The second card is great. Love the heart embellishments.

Marsha said...

What great takes on the sketches. Cute V's Day banner. Really like the color combo on second card.

Christi Conley said...

Both of these cards are stunning! What a great job :)

Iris said...

Cute image on the second card and I love all the pink on the first card.
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Directmailscrapper said...

What a festive Valentine's card!

Angie said...

Very sweet cards.

JoAnn said...

I love your cards. Very pretty.

Bert B said...

what sweet cards! love them both but the girl with the key is just awesome!

Rufus said...

Yippee, Valentines and love cards. Perfect for OWH and fun to make. Thanks for supporting OWH and all our Heroes.
R/

lindaplus3 said...

Such a cute Valentine card .. love the colors :)

Mary Locke said...

Pretty cards!

Jeanette (Forest Ranger) said...

Great cards!

FitXmom said...

Awesome cards!! Great ideas and colors!!

AmyS said...

Very nice cards! I especially like the red, white and yellow - what a great color combo!

Patricia Meadows said...

Great cards love the pink and black together.Like the image on the second card. Thanks for supporting OWH.

Kristie Maynard said...

Great cards. Love your color combos, beautifully done!

WhoMom said...

Two cute cards! The first is a great Valentine card and the second would be great any time of the year!
Thank you for sharing.
Lyn

Jan Mougel said...

I love the banner on your valentine card.Thank you for sharing.

Sue D said...

Very cute cards. I like the banner on the first one.

rscholz said...

Love the banner on you first card and the papers you used. Thanks for sharing.

byAnnette said...

Pretty Cards!
Really like the second one!
~the layers, the patterned paper background with the solid color oval really make the girl standout!

Laurie B. said...

lovely cards, thanks for the inspiration

Lori said...

My favorite is #2! I like the color combination!

Roxie said...

Wonderful cards, I really like the banners on that first one.

BobbisTreasure said...

Love how you are getting a jump on Valentine's cards - great reminder!

Unknown said...

Love the red and yellow color combo. From Laura Pervier

Larelle-Susanne Thoms said...

loved the banners and the colors you chose for the cards, great share doing the blog skip~ thanks for supporting the armed forced, my husband and son are deployed to Afghanistan and Daughter in AF to Korea, WHEN THEY GET MAIL THEY ALL LIGHT UP, just knowing they are not forgotten and appreciated. SO THANK YOU ~ Hugs Larelle-Susanne