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Saturday, June 27, 2015

Americana I Heart USA Card

Created this Card w/ a patriotic theme. Used Tim Holtz Americana Background embossing folder on Kraft brown cardstock. Continued with Patriotic theme w/ stars scrapbook paper & Kraft red striped cardstock. Stamped sentiment. Added ribbon.

Supplies List 

adhesive: glue dots, Scotch ATG
ink: Memento LadyBug
machine: Sizzix BIGkick
papers:  Paper Pizazz Navy w/ Stars scrapbook   
   cardstocks - Kraft brown  Kraft Americana (red striped)
ribbon: the Paper Studio Stars & Stripes Satin
Spellbinder: Shape Ribbon Banners
stamp: Stampabilities I Heart USA
Tim Holtz: embossing - Americana Background emb folder

Entering this into the following challenges:   

6/27 Pile It On Ch#74 Cultural Traditions Insp by Trad Custom or Symbol UE 6/21  Symbol - USA Flag

6/28 Kraft Journal Ch#228 -  CAS Patriotic  2E(#2)  6/22

6/29 Loves Rubber Stamps Ch#157 Use a Die Cut UE  6/23

6/30 Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper Jun 2015 Ch UE 6/1
6/30 DL.ART Jun Linky Ch 1Eperday/no stack 6/1

7/3 HIMCR#205 Any Holiday 3E(#1)  6/27
7/3 Jos Scrap Shack FFC#94 Red, White & Blue 3E(#2) 6/26

7/5 Craftin Desert Diva Link It Up & Craft It Up Linky Part Ch#58 July 4th/Canada Day UE 6/22


  1. This is beautiful Melissa! I really love the embossing on the kraft. I also LOVE the pattern papers you selected to use for this card. Just gorgeous and very patriotic. Thanks for linking this up in our Red, White and Blue challenge this week!
    ♥ Jo's Scrap Shack ♥

  2. Love the embossing as the focal and perfect for our challenge this week at The Kraft Journal. Thank you for sharing this festive card with us.

  3. What a great embossing folder. Thanks for entering the challenge at the Kraft Journal.

  4. Great embossing folder! Love the craft, blue and red combo too.
    Thank you for sharing your talent with us at Loves Rubberstamps. Good luck!

  5. What a great look! Love the embossing! Thanks for linking up at Craftin Desert Divas! ~ DT Saundra

  6. Great card! Thanks for joining us this week at HIMCR!

    Hiding in My Craft Room

  7. wow--that is such a great card!! You did a wonderful job! thanks for joining us over on the HIMCR blog!

  8. Love that embossing folder. Great card TFS and joining us at Jo's for Funday Friday.