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Celebrating the 4th of July with this patriotic card.  Since I have all these adorable paper dolls I dug through and found this pretty little girl holding the flag and wearing a pretty little sash.  My Mom's husband is American and this is his first July 4th since moving to Canada.  I wanted to whip up a card celebrating his homeland.

I finally get to use some of my seasonal paper with all these patriotic images.

My paper doll is coloured up with distress markers.

I added the dog... even he is inky with antique linen.

I inked the background and used the stars stencil... subtle and pretty.

Happy {almost} July of 4th

I hope all my American Friends a very special Happy Birthday.  Thanks for stopping by for this Canadian version on a Patriotic card. 

Eat. Sleep. Craft. {repeat}


  1. This is gorgeous! I love everything anout this! Words fail me to describe how much I adore this! Wow!

  2. It worked! I am here! Love your card Nicole, I just love red, white and blue, your background is fabulous and your image choices are perfect! Anne xx


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