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Thursday, July 2, 2015

Patriotic TH Mini Old Glory 4th July Card

Used mostly Tim Holtz to make this Patriotic card. Used  TH: sander & distress ink.

Heat embossed the Hero Arts sentiment. Hand tore the sentiment tag. 

Front of card:

Inside of card:

Supplies List 

adhesive:  Zig 2 Way glue pen
embossing:  Zing Gold emb powder 
machine:Tim Holtz Vagabond
papers: scrapbook - the Paper Studio - 
   USA Vintage Subway Art (front), Ticking Stripe Blue/Cream (inside)
stamp: Hero Arts CL498 - sentiment
Tim Holtz: die - Mini Old Glory  
   paper - core'dinations - Brushed Corduroy (brown/gold), Faded Jeans (md blue), 
      Fired Brick (red), Picket Fence, Weathered Wood (lt blue)
   tool - sander

Entering this into the following challenges:   

7/4 Pile It On Ch#75 Flag Colors UE 6/28

7/5 Craftin Desert Diva Link It Up & Craft It Up Linky Part Ch#58 July 4th/Canada Day UE 6/22 
7/5 Die Cuttin Divas Ch222 Anything Goes 3E(#2) 6/30 

7/5 Simon Says Stamp Mon Ch: Summer 5E(#5) 6/29

7/6 Loves Rubber Stamps Ch#158 Celebrations UE  6/30

7/7 Simon Says Stamp Wed Ch:  We're Going Dotty   5E(#2)   7/1  Dotty - dots on inside scrapbook paper

7/8 C.R.A.F.T. Ch318 Technique Ch: Embossing  5E(#1)  7/2

7/13 Dies R Us Ch28 Stars & Stripes 3E(#2) 7/1
7/31 Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper Jul 2015 Ch UE 7/1
7/31 Die-Cut-Divas Ch Jul - Summer & Patriotism  UE  inclatleast1diecut  7/1
7/31 DL.ART Jul Linky Ch 1Eperday/no stack 7/1 


  1. A great card. All your elements work so well together. Rebecca x

  2. That's so beautiful. Thanks for joining us at Die Cuttin' Divas this week.


  3. Great background paper, super Patriotic card!!
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes July Linky Party. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

  4. Really fabulous card for the 4th - love the distressed look also. Just so well put together. Thanks so much for joining us this time at the Pile it On challenge, Elizabeth (DT)

  5. All I can say is WOW! I love the flag. Perfectly flowing.

    So glad you joined us at Die Cut Divas.

  6. Fabulous Patriotic card Melissa! Looks great!

    Happy 4th of July!!

    Thank you very much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog!


  7. This is a wonderful card. A perfect mix of patriotic elements! Thank you for joining us at CRAFT Challenges! Brenda

  8. Wonderful patriotic creation Melissa! Thanks so much for playing in our ‘STARS & STRIPES’ challenge at Dies R Us! Please come back again soon!

    Darlene (DRU Blog Leader)

  9. What a fab distressed design 4th of July card. Thanks for joining in the fun with us at Loves Rubberstamps for our ‘Celebrations’ challenge. We’re so glad you did. Hugs, Wends x Loves Rubberstamps DT

  10. What a wonderful creation! Thanks for joining us at our 'Stars and Stripes' challenge at Dies R Us!

  11. Super cute! Thank you for sharing over at Craftin Desert Diva's linky party!

  12. What a fabulous card and another wonderful creation ~ I love the distressed feel to this! Thank you again for sharing and playing along with us over on the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog.. :)

  13. What a Fabulous Card! Thanks for joining us over at Craftin Desert Divas!

    Scrappers Anonymous

  14. Awesome patriotic card! HOpe you had a great 4th! Thanks for sharing it at Loves Rubberstamps this week, hope to see you back soon!
    Jennifer, DT

  15. Stunning! Love the patriotic card! Thanks for joining Loves Rubber Stamps!

  16. A great card - love all the details you've added.

    Thanks for joining us at the CRAFT Challenge.

    Helen x