Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Born in the USA

Howdy Bloggers:
I purchased a 12x12 package of Mickey and Friends Decorative Paper from Joann's this past week. I am so Loving my Mickey Mouse Celebrating the 4th of July - Independence Day! I am proud to be an American. Thanks for stopping by and have a blessed week! Gail
Front of card - decorative cardstock Mickey Mouse

Close up of stamped Hero Arts Stars and die cut flag
Kraft cardstock made into a tag for message or a stamped sentiment

Recycled Manila Cardstock from a folder for the base of the card
Mickey Mouse Decorative Paper for the mat
Crinkle red and white ribbon
Cloud punch by Fiskars - Powderpuff chalking ink - Blue Hawaiian to distress the cloud
Hero Arts Star Stamp - Powderpuff chalking ink - Blue Hawaiian used to stamp
TH Sizzix Magnetic Flag Die
Red cardstock behind the white cardstock flag die
Spectrum Noir Gray marker for top of flag pole
Brown Micron ink pen for flag pole
Micron Blue ink pen for the stars on the flag
Inside card: Kraft cardstock made into a tag to write a personal message
Red Crinkle Ribbon

I would like to share with the following challenges:
Ends July 1 DRS Design  Oh My Stars
Ends July 2 QKR Stampede - Patriotic 3 of 3
Ends July 2 Sister Act #112 - Cards Only UE
Ends July 3 HIMCR Any Holiday 3 of 3 
Ends July 5 Eureka Stamps Red-white-blue 2 of 3
Ends July 5 Die Cutting Divas #222 ATG 2 of 3 
Ends July 5 Craftin Desert Divas 4th of July UE
Ends July 5 Simon Says Monday Summer 1 of 5
Ends July 5 Kraft Journal - using Kraft cardstock 1 of 2
Ends July 6 TTCRD ATG 1 of 2
Ends July 7 Mod Squad Challenge UE - Use Patterned Paper
Ends July 7 WAW - ATG with Sentiment 1 of 5 Kraft Cardstock used for tag
Ends July 7 Simon Says Wednesday - Dottie - dots on my star stamped images 1 of 5
Ends July 13 Dies R Us - Stars and Strips 1 of 3
Ends July 31 CH Patterned Challenge UE
Ends July 31 Crafting by Designs 1 of 3 ATG
Ends July 31 DLTHANKFUL THURSDAY ATG for July 1 per day
Ends July 31 The Divas that Cut - UE  Summer or Patriotic
Ends July 31 V's Sweet Ideas - Celebrate 1 of 2


  1. Wow this is a great card! I also love Mickey and Fourth of July. Thank you for joining us over at V'ssweet challenge

  2. Great 4th of July card with Mickey-love that paper!-Thanks for joining us at Die Cut Diva's Summer challenge!

  3. I can't think of any cartoon character that we love more than Micky & this makes a sweet patriotic card. Thanks for joining us this week at the QKR Stampede weekly challenge!

  4. How cute Gail! Thanks so much for playing in our ‘STARS & STRIPES’ challenge at Dies R Us! Please come back again soon!

    Darlene (DRU Blog Leader)

  5. MICKEY Mouse! Could not resist since I use to work for the Mouse at Disney World in FL. Wonderful patriotic card. I see a cowboy boot near the USA.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  6. Super cute Patriotic card. Mickey is definitely all american. Thanks for the inspiration
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes July Linky Party. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

  7. So cute and so fun! Thanks for sharing great card with us in the DRS Designs Challenge!

  8. Love your fun and beautiful card! Thank you so much for sharing with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. :)

  9. What a cute card! Thanks for joining us at Die Cuttin' Divas this week.


  10. Super cute patriotic card!! Love Mickey!!! Thank you for joining us at Craftin Desert Diva's July 4th/Canada Day Linky Party!

  11. Your card is just adorable. What could be more American than Mickey? Thanks for joining us in the 'Stars and Stripes' challenge at Dies R Us!

  12. Great card! I love Mickey Mouse. Thanks for joining us this week at QKR Stampede for our Patriotic Cards Challenge. Karal DT

  13. What a happy card. Love the Mickey Mouse.

    So glad you joined us at Die Cut Divas.

  14. This is so delightful! What a cute Mickey Mouse too! You did an amazing job with your design. Thanks so much for joining our challenge at Dies R Us.

    Dies R Us Challenge Blog DT

  15. LOVE!!!!!! Thanks for playing with us at Die Cuttin' Divas Anything Goes this week.

  16. Darling card, Gail love Mickey Mouse and his July 4 celebration. Happy 4th to you. Thank you for joining us this week at HIMCR.

    Sue - HIMCR DT

  17. How fun and adorable! And you add so many wonderful details! Thanks for playing with us at CCD Linky Party!

  18. So so cute! I bet you will have fun with that paper pad. Thank you for sharing with us at The Kraft Journal...

  19. Gorgeous paper, your card is beautiful. Thank you so much for participating this week at the Mod Squad Challenge

  20. Super fun card! I love the Mickey twist to this. Thank you so much for entering our ATG challenge at Through The Craft Room Door this week. We are looking forward to seeing you again in the next challenge.
    FP3 {My Blog}

  21. Fabulous 4th July card, love the Mickey image.
    Thank you for joining us at Simon says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.

  22. Aww, this is too cute! Love he wonderful colors and the fun it exudes. We appreciate you joining our Challenge at Word Art Wednesday and hope you join us again this week for a brand new challenge. Leaving you the hope only God's Word can provide in Joshua 1:9 and it says, "Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.” Have an awesome week!

    JO ANN

  23. Your card is gorgeous !
    Thank you for joining us at Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper!
    Good Luck and hope to see you again.
    Fiki Dt

  24. Fabulous! I love the card you've made here, love Mickey! Thanks for entering our Anything Goes in July challenge at Crafting by Designs. M x


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