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Saturday, May 26, 2012

OWH Memorial Day Blog Hop

Welcome to the OWH Sketch Memorial Day blog hop. You can see the start here http://operationwritehome.org/memorial-day-bloghop-2012/

I used Inspired Stamps cute HLO solider on my card. He is perfect for OWH.
I flip a few things around on this sketch but it was my inspiration.  My goal is to make a couple more cards today and add them on here so we'll see. 
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46 comments:

Miriam Prantner said...

Sweet card! Love the grays! Thanks for being part of this hop!

Paula S. said...

What a cute little soldier image and the face really pops out as the only color against the monochromatic background. Thanks for joining in the Memorial Day hop and for supporting OWH!

Paula S.
OWH Blog Team

~Antoinette (inspired stamps) said...

Hi Jamie,
What a fabulous job you did on this card! I love the colors and the coloring! Thanks so much for all you do...you made my day! Blessings!

~Antoinette (inspired stamps) said...

Hi Jamie,
What a fabulous job you did on this card! I love the colors and the coloring! Thanks so much for all you do...you made my day! Blessings!

Linda said...

Adorable card! Thanks for your support and hopping with us today!

KellyRae said...

What a cutie card! LOVE the monochromatics with that pop of color to bring the darling to life. TFS and your support of OWH.

Donna Nuce said...

I love this cute card! Thanks for joining the bloghop.

Misty said...

Adorable card! The yellow hair against all the gray really makes this card pop!
Hummer Hugs,
Misty
http://deliteful-gifts.blogspot.com/
hummingbird204 at comcast dot net

Sarah said...

This is so adorable. I love how this pops!

Anonymous said...

Oh! those eyes!! So cute. Pat K.

Linda R. said...

Love your card. I think I under utilize grey. It looks great on your card. Thanks for your support of our troops and OWH.
Lindar at earthlink dot net

JoAnn Ross said...

Adorable! And yes, I second what everyone's said about the color on the little soldier popping against that gray! Super job!!!

Dixie Cochran said...

That is a perfect image for the sentiment! Love this card!

Julie said...

Great card, Jamie! Love those polka dots!

Jan Hunnicutt said...

Wonderful card Jamie, I really like the monochromatic palette you've used for your sketch layout - nice!

Berni Cuttino said...

Sweet. Happy Memorial Day weekend. Hugs

Sybrina K said...

Jamie,

I love your monochromatic gray on gray on gray with the punch of yellow. It makes your little hero jump off the card!

Teena said...

Your little soldier is sooooo cute!

JPScraps said...

Sweet card!

Cheri said...

This little guy is adorable and I love how you captured that sketch.

Julie said...

Such a sweet face! Love the pop of yellow hair on this monochromatic card. TFS!

Indy said...

What a perfect card to capture what our soldiers are feeling! Excellent work!

sherry varga said...
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sherry varga said...

I love your soldier. Your card is awesome.

Sara Tieszen Paschal said...

I have enjoyed seeing this little guy on the hop, he will shortly be in my supplies;) Your creation is wonderful.

Thanks for the chance at awesome blog candy along the way;)
paschal.sara@gmail.com

ajsdigishoppe said...

Great card love the soldier!

ajsarts said...

Great card! TFS :)

Julie S. said...

That is a really great card and image.

Lee Mae said...

Sweet card and I like how you turned the sketch.

Ann said...

Love your greys and he is just an adorable little soldier!!

Ronni said...

Great great job! I love the greys and the choices of paper!

Anonymous said...

Great use of patterned papers! Inspiring . . .
Mary, Wausau WI

Crafting Adventures said...

I love all the shades of gray!

BobbisTreasure said...

Love the gray and yellow! Thanks for supporting OWH!
BobbisTreasure at aol dot com

Michele from MS said...

Who knew gray could make such an adorable card? I love the different patterned paper you used and the image is just the sweetest!! Have never heard of Inspired Stamps so thanks for introducing me! New follower ~ msmith38652@gmail.com

Kathryn said...

What a great way to make the image stand out. :)

Sandy Allnock said...

Awwww this is soooo sweet! I love love love the quiet background with the pop of the image. Darling! Thanks for hopping with OWH!!

grandmalee said...

I adore Inspired Stamps, and this soldier stamp is just one of the many reasons I love them! I love how you colored the image. Such attention to details really makes this card shine! Thanks for supporting OWH! grandma_lee_t AT yahoo COM com

Diana E said...

The various shades of grey with the cute soldier makes a cute card. Although, he looks way too young for the military (as do too many of our boys and girls who are over there)! Thanks for supporting OWH.
dianaraeevensen at gmail dot com

Sue D said...

Cute soldier image. I like the "missing you" sentiment banner.
I am a follower.
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Brenda Hugar said...

Cute, cute card. Love the camo.
I am a follower.
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Linda said...

Love all the greys! and the layers...cute image! TFS!!!

Kay said...

That is an adorable image! Love what you did with the sketch - I always think they are a jumping off point too

Valerie said...

You're right. This is a great image for this card! Like the different grays you used. Like the little dolie too!

Yolanda said...

You can almost see a tear falling from his big eyes. Love the use of gray.

jfkthemom said...

I like how the half circles on the left draw your eye to the darling image Very nice use of gray with the pop of yellow too!