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Friday, July 15, 2011

Let's Get Cricky Blog Hop

Welcome to the "Let's Get Cricky" Blog Hop!!

This month's hop is in support our fallen HEROES...  We will each be featuring special "Thank You" cards to be delivered during the "Run for the Fallen" in Maine...
"Run for the Fallen Maine is an organization dedicated to keeping alive the memory of our military heroes that gave their lives to protect our freedom since September 11, 2001.

On Sunday August 21, 2011 the 4th run to honor our heroes will be held. This is a 65 kilometer event with each kilometer being dedicated to the memory of one of our heroes that lived in Maine, had family from Maine or had some ties to our home State."
One of our Design Team Sisters, Rebecca of The Crafting Misfit, will be hand-delivering these cards during this very special event...  If you would like to help support this cause, we invite YOU to join us in making a card or two to say "THANKS"...  You can find the address to mail your cards by clicking HERE.  The organization is also accepting donations for the event.  You can find more information about donating by clicking HERE...

If you've hopped along from Amy from Love To Crop then you are in the right place!! If you are just joining me from your dashboard, or reading this via email, please be sure to CLICK HERE to start at the beginning with K Andrew's blog (I wouldn't want you to miss a THING!!)...

Each of Kristal's stamp sets benefit charity. At least $1 per stamp set goes to benefit the charity noted on the stamp set package. Kristal is donating to the following charities: Cancer Angels, Storefront Shelter for Homeless Children, Intrepid & Fallen Heroes, Doorways Shelter for Women & Children (Domestic Violence), and Autism Research Institute. Kristal will donate $1 for every stamp set sold, retail or wholesale to the charity noted; and over time believes this will add up to some wonderful miracles for these special people. So you can feel good that each time you purchase a K Andrew Designs art stamp set, someone around the country is receiving some good help!

K Andrew Designs stamps are all made and assembled here in the USA, which is very important to Kristal. This ensures all product materials are safe and that jobs are being provided and maintained here in America.

I am featuring the "Freedom Isn't Free" Stamp Art Set for tonight's hop.  $1 from the sale of each "Freedom Isn't Free" stamp set is donated to Intrepid Fallen Heroes -- a non-profiit organization that provides rehabilitative services to US military members who are severely disfigured from combat.

I made this adorable Thank you card to donate:

I have some Blog Hop CANDY for one lucky WINNER!! How about a K.Andrew Stamp set Food For Thought- WOOHOO. To be in the running to win this stamp set, you must be a follower and leave me a comment on this post. I will take comment until Sunday night and will draw a winner Monday.
Now you can hop on over to your next stop:Becky

If you would like to see all of Kristal's stamp sets and learn more about the charities she is supporting, please click on the blinkie below...
Our special Guest Designer for this month's hop is Amy Chomas!!  Amy is the creator and designer of Chomas Creations.  Her family makes her products right here in the USA, and they ship each package out themselves.  Amy's mini gel pens and gel pen holders are the perfect accessory for any Cricut or Silhouette owner!!  She also features a mini marker holder and embossing kit that will take your crafting to new levels!!  To see more of Amy's incredible products, please click on her blinkie below:

In case you get lost along the way or need to revisit anyone, here's the entire line up!! :)

I hope you have enjoyed my card and will consider joining us with a card or two of your own...


Anonymous said...

Great cards, and just as great stamps, TFS!


Brenda said...

your card is fabulous. I love paperdolls and you did a wonderful job with it. Love the added walkie talkie. Great job.
Brenda GCDTM-Sister
I would be honored if you came to see my blog here

Lisa said...

This card is so awesome, Becka! I love the camo background and the little soldier is so adorable! Fabulous card - I love it :)


Kathy said...

This is just to darn cute, I love the little man. Great job on the hop! Have a great weekend!
Hugs :),
Kathy - Getting Cricky DTM SISTER

Barb said...

Cute card! I'm already a follower. Thanks for the chance to win!

Lori said...

Cute card - love the camo!

Lindsey said...

If I want to send cards, where do I send them?

I love his cute little face :)


Great card, i love how you made your own background!! I am already a follower, thanks for the chance to win!!
sierrababy08 at hotmail dot com

Jill Angel said...

What a cute card! Thanks for sharing!

scrapinmamaof2 said...

Adorable! I love the soldier. Very cute! Thanks a ton for sharing.

Sunshine HoneyBee said...

Like the patriotic cards. Especially like the soldier face stamping. I've been a follower for awhile.
"Sunshine HoneyBee"

My Scrap Diary said...

Becka, your little paper doll looks adorable!! Great camoflauge background. Have a good weekend!
Jess :)
Please visit me at My Scrap Diary

Squirlygirl said...

Your card is adorable Becka! Love your DP. Have a great weekend :)
~Hugs~ your DT sister

DIANA L. said...

Super cute card it all works so well.

JulieK said...

Becka your card is awesome! I especially love the camo background- works perfectly with this!


K Andrew said...

Adorable Becka--love it!

Charlotte said...

This is just a great card. The little guy in the camo is so cute. Thank you for such a great blog hop!

Vicki said...

I am lovin all these patriotic cards..So much inspiration..


I am a follower

NanetteMT said...

Cute card! I love your little army guy!
I am a follower.

nanettemt at yahoo dot com

Pam said...

Your card is very sweet and fun. I love the soldier, and paper. I am a follower already. This is a great hop. Hugs, Pam at http://craftycards4u2.blogspot.com/

Jenny said...

I LOVE this card so cute......my husband was in the Army so I'll have to make the solider for his Army scrapbook. TFS

jennykingham at att dot net

OmaGloria said...

Your card is so very cute. I especially love the cammo background.

Precious Hugs

felkatz said...

awww cute card.. love that cricut cart!! cuteness!!


Tiffany said...

Great card! I love the camouflage you made :) TFS


A Creative Journey said...

I just love your card! What an adorable card and the detail on the radio is brilliant! TFS! I am a follower and would be honored if you would check out my blog at http://acreativejourneywithmelissa.blogspot.com/

McVic said...

Cute card Becka!

Shannen said...

Soooooooo cute!! TFS!

Doris P. said...

how perfect is this awesome soldier card!! I am thinking of a girl one too. Lol!

Ildi-The craftin mama said...

Great card, very cute!! I am your newest follower, would love if you stopped by my blog and check it out!!

Ilid-The Craftin Mama

mamawcindy said...

Love your little Paper doll Soldier. I need to make one of these for my little 5 year old Grandson. He already say's he wants to be an Army Guy or Navy Guy. I said "Walker are you sure that's what you want to do when you grow up"? He said Mamaw, You don't understand,They save the People,Kitty's and Tree's. :0)
Thank you for Sharing your Cute Card!
cindymarshall63 at hotmail dot com

Mommy's Crafty Creations said...

Love your card! Its so cute!!

mommyscraftycreations at gmail dot com

Amy E said...

Awesome card!! Your little guy on it is sooo cute!!

amyis300 AT hotmail DOT com

Cathy said...

I am a follower already. Your card is adorable. TFS
mexicopetshop at hotmail dot com
I will be making a couple of cards

Karen said...

Such a great card. I'm already a follower. TFS and for a chance to win some great stamps

Kwillis_15 at yahoo dot com

S.Bayles said...

Great Job... Thanks for all you and Kristals DT team do for us.... Good Luck to everyone.
Blog: http://lovethatexpressions.blogspot.com/

shersl84bed said...

Great card, love the little soldier. Great cause!

Smiles Sher

Dawn, RI said...

Love the card , its so cute and will bring many
Dawn RI

Jen_H said...

Very adorable card! I am already a follower! Thanks for the chance to win!
~~Jen H~~

JustMeJustina said...

Great card TFS!!!

Justina1218 at aim dot com

Carrie said...

So adorable! Thanks for sharing!

cmille8 at gmail dot com

Pixichick said...

So cute! I love the soldier.


Lynda said...

Such a cute card for an absolutely wonderful cause! TFS

rlhamm1 at gmail dot com

Fot said...

oh my! how cute is your card? perfect for this hop!~Thank-you love for sharing your creativity with us all :-)

littlen said...

very cute card. i've become a follower. tfs.

Kelly S said...

Your card is adorable, Becka! Love the background you made and the face on the soldier is too cute.


*Star said...

Beautiful card and such a great cause!! Tfs and have a great day.:)
stars paper passion at gmail dot com

Crafting Misfit said...

Nice job Becka. Great image choice!

Amy said...

GREAT card!! I LOVE the camo background -- It's perfect for your card and perfect for your little military person... :)

Thanks so much for sharing your talent in the "Let's Get Cricky" Blog Hop!! :)

Your GCDT Sister,
Amy :) at www.lovetocrop.com

CathyinMN said...

Adorable card. I really like the camo background, and the soldier is so cute! TFS and thanks for the chance to win Kristal's food for thought stamp set.
tcsobotka at charter dot net

Pocono Pam said...

Cute card! I became a follower!

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