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Friday, October 4, 2013

Cards for Operation Write Home

Bonjour tout le monde,
Aujourd'hui, je vous présente des cartes pour une occasion un peu différente.  Je n'avais pas réalisé qu'il y a une organisation (Operation Write Home) qui envoie des cartes aux soldats américains qui sont déployés.  C'est une cause qui me touche beaucoup, si vous me connaissez, vous savez que moi aussi je suis militaire.  Je suis Canadienne mais je supporte quand même nos voisins du Sud, *rire*!!!
Hi everyone,
Today, I want to show you some cards I made for a different occasion.  I didn't know there was an organization (Operation Write Home) that sent cards to deployed American soldiers.  It's a cause that's close to my heart as I'm also military.  I'm Canadian, but I still support my southerly neighbours, lol!!!

Il y a un petit bout de temps, j'ai gagné des images déjà coloriées de LOTV.  Je ne voulais pas vendre des cartes que je n'avais pas coloriées.  J'ai donc trouvé l'opportunité fantastique de les utiliser et de les donner pour une bonne cause.
Tous les papiers à motif sont de LOTV.  J'ai ajouté de l'embossage, des pierres, du ruban, boucle, un charme et des agrafes.
Some time ago, I won some already coloured images from LOTV.  I didn't fell comfortable selling a card that I didn't colour.  So, I thought it would be a wonderful opportunity to still use them and give them for this great cause.
All the patterned papers are from LOTV.  I added embossing, gems, ribbon, bow, charm and staples.

For the challenges/Pour les défis:
Papertemptress:  OWH (Operation write home)
LOTV:  anything goes



Danielle Champagne said...

Que beau projet Brigitte, et quelle bonne idée. J,adore les cartes bleu avec le petit ourson... ce qu'il est mignon. Elles sont toutes belles, et je sais qu,elles seront grandement appréciées. bisous.

Inky Angel said...

Brigitte, these cards are fabulous. It is so very nice of you to send these cards for a great cause. Have a lovely weekend.
Hugs, Katie

nnalorac said...

Lovely selection Brigitte. I'm sure they will be gladly received. Carolxx

debby4000 said...

Beautiful, sweet cards

Alyce Kit and Clowder said...

ohhh gorgeous!!! what a great idea to sent these in for operation write home... and they are so gorgeous!!! beautiful work :)

Céline said...

quelle productivité ! ces cartes sont superbes pour une belle association

Patricia said...

Tres bonne idee et tes cartes sont tres jolies aussi. Bravo et belle initiative pour encourager les troupes.
Patricia xx

Holley (Tondre) Barnhart said...

Your cards are so beautiful, I am sure they will mean a lot to the soldiers and their family. Thanks so much for joining in with us at Paper Temptress and Sweet Pea stamps to give to Operation Write Home. Cheers, Holley

Unknown said...

Thank you so much for contributing to OWH from one of your southerly neighbors! (love that)
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Erica said...

Hi Brigitte,

Your cards are absolutely gorgeous! I sure anyone would be happy to receive these!

Thanks for joining our Lili of the Valley 'Anything Goes' challenge!

Good Luck!


Erica x