Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Happy Fourth of July

Special Announcement!!!
I am one of the Featured Artists in the new issue of Scrapbook News and Review!!!
I wrote a tutorial  showing how to use Templates and spray inks to create unique backgrounds.  Here are a few sneak peeks to tempt you!!!






Hi Dreamers!
And, a Happy Fourth of July!!  In honor of the 4th, I have a couple Patriotic themed cards to share with you.  I used some older Stampin' Up images and lots of red, white, and blue.












Challenges for my Red, White and Blue Patriotic Cards
Unique Crafters: patriotic
Die Cuttin Divas: Red, white and blue + die cut
Paper Play Time: Red, white and blue + die cut

Have a Happy Holiday!!!  Love ya.
Karen

9 comments:

Sandra H said...

Hi Karen, They are all so lovely:)x

Mynnette said...

These are fabulous cards! I LOVE the images you used and the coloring is amazing! Happy 4th! :)

Julie said...

Congratulations!!! These are so beautiful. That looks like such a fun technique! I hope you stop by the challenge at www.scraphappypapercrafter.com

Janis said...

Karen... these are all so good! I love the masculine almost antique feel to them. Thanks for playing with us at Paper Playtime. :) Janis P.S. I would LOVE it if you would play with us at my other challenge blog too - Pause Dream Enjoy Challenges. New challenge every Friday. The current challenge ends at Midnight tomorrow and there are only 6 entries so far, so you'd have a GREAT chance of winning. Smiles!
http://pausedreamenjoychallenges.blogspot.com/

Janis said...

Thanks for submitting to PDE Challenges. Love your creations. :) Janis

Colleen Dietrich said...

Hope you had a happy Fourth of July, Karen. :) And congrats on being part of the Scrapbook Review! That's awesome news!

Pat N. said...

Great cards. Thanks for entering the Die Cuttin' Divas Challenge this week.--Pat N.

Shanna Shands said...

I love your set of cards you made. Busy busy you have been. Thanks for sharing it with Unique Crafter.

Lucy Kelleher said...

Just love all of your cards Karen:) The one with the soldier is just so striking - TFS

Thank you for joining us at Paper Playtime!

Lucy - DT
http://www.love2createitall.com