Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Feminine Patriotic Card

It's a little past my bedtime but I slept in on Memorial Day and now I can't go to sleep. This doesn't happen very often but I'm sure the mid-day espresso beverage didn't help my dilemma. Since I couldn't sleep I decided to make a card using this weeks Mojo Monday sketch. It's Tall & Skinny week and I do love making this size of card. The finished size of this Feminine Patriotic Card is 3.5" x 6". This card was made with a female soldier in mind as the recipient.

The patterned paper on this card is from the American Beautiful collection by Pebbles and it coordinated nicely with Marina Mist cardstock by Stampin' Up!. Using Spellbinders Die D-Lites called Bloom One the flower was die cut, layered and anchored together with a blue polka dot brad. Three die cut green leaves from my stash of extras were added around the flower. The You have Made a Difference sentiment by Hampton Art was stamped using Night of Navy ink and the final touch was some denim colored twine from The Twinery. That's it!

This Feminine Patriotic Card is entered into the following challenges:
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5 comments:

  1. A very pretty card, love the banner. Thanks for joining us at 613 Avenue Create this week.
    Lorraine DT

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  2. Red - White - Blue and so cute for a female person that has made a difference. What a special message on this card.

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  3. Such a beautiful card. Thanks for joining us over at Mojo Monday!

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  4. Love that bright pop of colour! Thanks for joining us at Mojo Monday!

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  5. Love how this is so simply sweet! Thank you for joining us over at Left Of Center Challenges Amanda LOCDT

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