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Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Happy 4th of July Star Tag - Tim Holtz AmericanaBlueprint CrazyTalk

Used Tim Holtz 4th of July items that I have had for quite some time to make this Tag

Stamped the Star in VersaMark ink 2 different times, used red/white/blue mixed embossing powder & heat tool. Used Distress Inks. Cut one star out to put on top of other. Hand tore the edges for an even more distressed look.

Arranged the pattern papers.

Stamped the sentiment in black ink, used clear embossing powder & heat tool for a sparkly look. 















cardstock/paper: white, Kraft (base)  pattern -stars, stripes

embossing: Stampendous embossing powder - clear,

  red/white/blue mixed

ink: VersaFine Onyx Black, VersaMark

other: R/W/B hemp

Tim Holtz: die - Tag   Distress Ink - faded jeans

  stamp - Americana Blueprint  Star, 

    Crazy Talk  Happy 4th of July

tool: Crop-A-Dile (hole punch), heat tool


The Close To My Heart CTMH May-Jun catalog and new Core Sept 2020 - Aug 2021 catalog are available. My CTMH website link is below or you can click on my right sidebar where it indicates CTMH. I will send a free stamp set/die set I have from my extras (unused) if you place an order of $30 or more. Please email me if you do order so I can give you a choice as to free stamp even though I do get notified if you place an order. Also, I'm a Cricut affiliate and you can order from by clicking the Cricut icon on my right side bar.



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Entering in:  

CHNC Jun Pattern Ch  6/30

DLART Thankful Thurs Ch280 R/W/B 3/3/1stwk  7/7 

Simon Mon Ch Red/White/Blue  3/5  7/4

Simon Wed Ch Anything Goes  1/5  7/6 

Stay Crafty with Hero Ch24 For the Guys  7/8

Word Art Wed Wk#497- #498  1/5/2ndwk  7/6 



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Thank you.










  1. Like the TH Tag - I LIKED at FB on the photo and left comment - not sure if that is what we do to vote??? have a great weekend - we are celebrating with my son and his family ~ enjoy your day