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Friday, June 27, 2014

I Heart USA Card

Used Stitchy Bear digi, Little Bea, with a patriotic theme. Had used this digi quite some time ago. Colored her with Crayola pencil colors. Used a mix of red/white/blue embossing powder to stamp sentiment. Used Tim Holtz flag & star dies. Added star buttons & ribbon

Supplies List 

button: stars 
Crayola: pencil colors
digi: Stitchy Bear Little Bea
embossing: 3 different embossing powders to make red/white/blue mix
paper:  scrap piece of Flag scrpabook, cardstock - red, white, blue, white glitter
ribbon: American collection, Spool O' Ribbon
Spellbinder: Nest Scalloped Rectangles, Shape Ribbon Tag Trio Two
stamp:  Stampabilities - sentiment
Tim Holtz: die - Old Glory - flag, star

Entering this into the following challenges:

6/27 Catch the Bug Jun Bingo 3E(#2) 6/21
   2nd coloumn:  At least 3 layers, Starts with R - ribbon, Bling - buttons, glitter carstock stars

6/27 Hiding In My Craft Room HIMCR#154 Buttons & Bows 3E(#2) 6/21

6/28 One Stitch At A Time Ch218 Anything Goes 3EnonSDS(#3) UESDS(#2) 6/22

6/30 Cuttin & Stampin Ch14-25 4th of July 3E(#1) 6/24
6/30 Die Cuttin Divas Ch171 I Vow to Thee My Country 3E(#1) 6/24
6/30 DL.ART Jun Linky Ch UE 1perday 6/1

7/4 My Sheri Crafts Ch#136 A Star Is Born 3E(#1) 6/21 

7/6 Craftin Desert Divas Craft It Up & Link It Up Linky Party #34 Red/White/Blue UE 6/23

7/8 DL.ART Thankful Thurs #135 Patriotic 1perday 6/26


  1. How cute and sweet your patriotic card looks Melissa
    Dr Sonia

  2. Sweet image; love your papers. TFS at DCD's challenge this week.

  3. I love the flag patchwork background you've used on your fabulously patriotic card! Thanks for joining us for Bingo with Bugaboo this week! Good luck in the draw. We look forward to you joining us again this week!
    luv'n huggz
    Jen Leeflang

  4. So very sweet, perfect for the 4th of July. Love how you've done the background. Thanks for joining us at Catch the Bug.

  5. Hi Melissa - this is great, love your choice of image and the background is wonderful. Such a great patriotic card!

    Thank you for entering the OSAAT challenge this week, lots of luck to you.

    Hugs Sue Pxxx DT

  6. Hi again Melissa! Wow, you've done such a great job with Little Bea! This is such a fun card, gets me in the patriotic spirit! Thank you for joining us at OSAAT this week. Best, CG

  7. great card for the Fourth, love your digi,so cute, thanks for sharing in the Cuttin' & Stampin' Challenge. have a great weekend.

  8. Great card I really like the checkerboard effect with the patterned paper what a festive card. I am sure whoever gets it will love it!!!
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes June Linky Party. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

  9. This is very cute! Thanks for joining us at My Sheri Crafts this week!

  10. Love this!! I love the background pattern!! Thanks so much for linking up at Craftin Desert Diva's!

    Krystle CDD DT

  11. Thought I would stop by and see what you have been up to. Your Patriotic Card is just Adorable!!! Can't believe I get anything made for the 4th of July. Shame on me. I do have a Bee Card on my Blog right now you might like to see. Happy 4th of July!!!! :0)