Wednesday, August 10, 2011

~Welcome to CardMakers Summer's End Blog Hop~

WELCOME!!! I'm so glad you joined us on the CardSwaps blog hop. At the end of the hop, be sure to hop on over to the forum for more fun, games, challenges, and.... PRIZES!! The crop is going on from August 10-13, 2011 and you have until 11:59PM CST on August 16, 2011 to get your projects uploaded.Lora our administrator and wonderful leader has chose the fun theme for the crop and hop as "SUMMER'S END.
We have hostesses that are going to help you spell out SUMMER'S END in products, techniques, embellishments, or anyway they can. I am following LORA...she started out with S.  I hope you came from her blog and witnessed the wonderful work she does on her cards.  She is such a great cardmaker and a sweetheart!!!  If you didn't stop by there yet just click on her name and the link will take you...You will also be at the start of the hop.
I was given the letter U.  Wow that took some thinking!!!  I used the letter U to replace the "you" in my sentiment,I also added U's falling... and last the cute umbrella from Papertrey Ink.  It turned out to be a fun card to create and I hope you like it. :)

The next stop on your journey is ASHLEY. Hop on over and see her lovely and creative card. You won't be disappointed!!!
Just in case you get lost along the way, here are all the hostesses for the blog hop. I hope you have fun. Please leave some love for our hostesses and I hope to see you in the forum for the crop. :)
S - Lora:
U - Jane:
M - Ashley:
M - Meredith:
E - Ana:
R- SusieQ:
S -Tina:
E- Angelina:
N - Jeanette:
D - Golda:


  1. Gorgeous card, as always, Jane. I love the falling "u's" and the umbrella is adorable!!! So very pretty. Thanks for hostessing a stop on the blog hop!

  2. Jane, that is a fantastic card!

  3. Too cute!! I love the umbrella and then falling u's.

  4. Love the umbrella Jane! I was wondering what you would do with the letter U! You pulled it off with a great card!

  5. Your card is really darling, Jane. What a difficult letter you were given, but you sure rose to the occasion.

  6. jane like all ways your card is very pretty
    and that umbrella is so pretty in red
    thank for showing

  7. Love the card Jane! The red is great and the falling "u" was a fun, fun idea!

  8. Hi Jane,

    Thanks for becoming a follower of my blog today. In order to be in the draw for the software giveaway, you also need to add your link to the Inlinkz button at the bottom of the contest post. Let me know if you need help. (



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