Happy 4th July

To all our American friends we wish you a happy 4th July, Annette has created this wonderful card to celebrate American independence.

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by Annette Allen

Supplies: Chameleon Color Tone Pens, Royal Blue (BL6), Fawn (NU3), Crimson Red (RD4), Spring Meadow (YG3), Bubble Gum (PK3) and Bisque (NU1). A Jillian Vance Design Whimsie Doodles (Miss Adventure Celebrate), Lawn Fawn A Birdie Told Me (Lawn Cuts), American Crafts Becky Higgins (High Five Edition), Tsukineko Memento (tuxedo black ink pad), Tsukineko Memento Luxe (Danube Blue), Tsukineko Memento Luxe (Love Letter), Neenah white card-stock and American Crafts foam adhesives.


1.) Make card from card-stock.  Stamp image on separate piece of card-stock.

2) Starting with face infuse NU1 for 10 seconds before coloring, color hair infusing NU3 for 5 seconds for each section of the hair. Color remaining image infusing each color 5 seconds.

3) Cut a separate piece of card-stock that measures the same as card. Stamp images using Tsukineko ink pads.

4) Infuse for 5 seconds when coloring firework image. Then trim colored image leaving a hint of white around the edges.

5) Adhere background and image to card base. Finally stamp sentiment to strip of card-stock, add designer paper to top and adhere to card base.

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We love Annette’s 4th July card, what will you be doing to celebrate the day?


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