Friday, June 28, 2013

God Bless The USA

Today, when I saw this free star and sentiment in my mailbox I knew I had to download and use it today in a card creation. Here is my step side card (I am on a roll with these step side cards!) using the digital compliments of Doodle Pantry. Thank you Laurie!

White Cardstock for base of card
Red, Blue and Kraft Cardstocks
2 Gold Star Brads
1 Red Button
Red Offray Ribbon
Die cut banner Spellbinders
Pop Up Tape Forever in
Embossing folders - Swiss Dots and Stars by Cuttlebug
Start Digital Stamp & Sentiments  compliments of Doodle Pantry - thank you!

Thank you for stopping by!

Have a Happy Week!
I would like to enter this card in the following challenge ~ Come Join me!

June 28 2 Sisters Summer Fun UE
June 29 Creative Inspiration Paint Red White Blue UE 
June 30 DLART Thankful Thursday UE 
June 30 Ribbon Carousel Fun in the Sun use ribbon or twine UE

July 1 Inky Impressions #114 3, 2,1 - 3 Different Papers (red, blue and Kraft), 2 Different Embellishments (button and stars), 1 Image (star) UE

July 2 Simon Says Anything Goes 5E #5
July 2 Perfect Sentiment Red, White Blue any Occasion 3E #2
July 2 Word Art Wednesday Anything Goes 5E #5
July 4 OKR Stampede Anything Goes 3E #2

July 4 Crafts for Eternity Heavy Metal use metal 3E #2 
July 4 Whimsy Stamps Shape Cards 3E #3
July 4 OKR Stampede Anything Goes 3E #3 
July 5 Jo's Scrap Shack Let Freedom Ring 3E #1
July 7 Crafty Boots Anything but Square UE 
July 7 The Sisterhood of Crafters Stars & Stripes 3E #2
July 9 DL Art Thankful Thursday Patriotic 3E #1
July 10 Crafty Ribbons Anything with Ribbons 5E #2
July 11 Chocolate Coffee 4th of July 2E #1
July 11 Cut It Up CH 22 Die cut - New Nations 4th of July USA 1E

DT: If my creation does not meet your expectation,  please send me an email at and I will make corrections -thanks a bunch!


  1. Great patriotic card. Love that large star. Thanks for joining us at Jo's FFC.

  2. Thanks for taking part in the crafty ribbons challenge
    P x

  3. Great job on your side step card, Gail! Aren't they fun? That star looks so vibrant!
    Thanks for joining us at Cut it Up Challenges!

  4. Such a BEAUTIFUL Step Side card!!
    A very PRETTY star!

    Thank you for joining us at Cut It Up Challenges.
    Have a wonderful day,
    ♥ Crafting With Creative M ♥
    ♥ 2 Creative Chicks ♥
    ♥ Silhouette Challenges ♥

  5. Love your side step card! Love that star, so cool looking, and love the embossing! Your sentiment banner is awesome! Thanks for joining us at Jo's Funday Friday;-)

  6. You certainly have the side step card down pat. That star is certainly a statement maker.
    Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful artwork with us at WAW.
    Psalm 23 Blessings,
    Carole Robb Bisson
    Word Art Wednesday

  7. Super card! Love that star and your banner with the sentiment! Perfect for our 4th of July challenge at CC&CC! Thanx for playing along! Joanne

  8. Like your wonderful step cards including this one.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  9. Super cute card, Gail - you totally do the side-step card beautifully! Thanks so much for joining us at CI Paints this week!

  10. Gorgeous. I really need to try that step card technique. TFS and for joining us at Jo's for Funday Friday

  11. Beautiful patriotic card! Love the side step card, very gorgeous! Thanks for playing with us this week at Jo's FFC!


  12. Hi Gail, a lovely card!! Thanks for sharing it with us at Inky Impressions this week

    hugs Vicky xx

  13. Fabulous card Gail! Love the star. Thank you for joining us at Cut It Up Challenges. ~Tami

  14. Hi Gail,

    Your patriotic card is fantastic! The star is so pretty. Have a happy and safe 4th of July!

  15. Oh this is so much fun. Love the side step fold and design with the stars, buttons and ribbon too.Thanks for playing at QKR Stampede and good luck. Hope to see you back friday for a new challenge. Bettina DT Member at QKR Stampede!! xx

  16. Gorgeous card! Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs x


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