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Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Baby You're A Firework Card

Ok, here is the last of my 4th of July, Firework, Patriotic, etc. projects for the year. I was not really sure where I was going with this card, then I started getting one idea after the next. The zigzag circle was cut from Cricut Art Philosophy at 3". I braided red, white and blue embroidery floss and looped it around my card and made a starburst in the same colors and tie it together on my braid. I used stickers and CTMH stamps to create my sentiment. The stamped image is from Close To My Heart and I colored it with Copic Markers and added some glitter gel pen to make it sparkle.

My card is based on this sketch:
carlysketch 59






Challenges I will enter:
1. Sketches By Carly - #59 sketch
2. My Craft Spot - #62 4th of July and Canada Day
3. Fantabulous Cricut Challenge Blog - Fireworks, sparkler, boom
4. Made Especially For You - 4th of July
5. Paper Playtime - Die cuts red, white, blue

Thanks for stopping by. Hope everyone has a safe, blessed and fun July 4th.

11 comments:

Mynnette said...

A fabulous card and I LOVE the sentiment you used and how you put it on the card!!! :)

GiGi said...

What a fun card! I love how you did the sentiment and the cute firework image! Thanks for playing at My Craft Spot!

Janis said...

Great fireworks card! Thanks for playing with us at Paper Playtime. :) Janis P.S. I would LOVE it if you would play with us at my other challenge blog too - Pause Dream Enjoy Challenges. New challenge every Friday. The current challenge ends at Midnight tomorrow and there are only 6 entries so far, so you'd have a GREAT chance of winning. Smiles!
http://pausedreamenjoychallenges.blogspot.com/

Laura said...

super fireworks cards, thanks for sharing with us at MEFY!

Holly said...

Unique card! Love the twine. Thanks for linking up with FCCB- Holly :-)

Gloria Shirr (purpleglo) said...

Cute card!! Love the sentiment and the glitter with the fireworks. Thanks for joining us at Sketches by Carly. Our new sketch starts today. Hope to see you there. Gloria

Melissa said...

Your card is cute! I love the twine...it looks awesome on your card!! Thanks for joining us over at Fantabulous Cricut for this weeks challenge!
Melissa
FBBC DT
scrappymacdesigns.blogspot.com

Karen said...

Cute card and what a great take on
the sketch. Glad you played along this week at Made Especially for You.

Susie Craft Happy! said...

This card is awesome! It is such a firework!

Thanks for joining us at MEFY!!

Susie

Houses Built of Cards said...

This is so pretty! LOVE the sparkle! So glad you joined us this week at My Craft Spot!!!

housesbuiltofcards@gmail.com
www.housesbuiltofcards.blogspot.com

Sherri said...

Great project! Thanks for playing with us at Paper Playtime.

Cheesy hugs,
Sherri
The Squeaky Scrapper