4th of July banner.

Posted by Michelle on July 3rd, 2012 . Filed under: Design Team Work, Glue Dots, May Arts, October Afternoon, Patriotic .

I get a lot of crafty work done when we go camping.  I’m totally not a nature girl, so when the husband and kids go off on their hikes and geocaching, I stay in the comfort of our air-conditioned trailer and get crafty.  I always take a bunch of Glue Dots rollers with me, and my Big Shot, and plan on doing a lot of diecutting and assembling to pass the time.

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This banner I made for the 4th of July isn’t terribly ornate or spectacular in any way, but it’s an easy handmade decoration.  Kinda takes a while to do all the diecutting and then all the threading on the ribbon.  Beats being out and getting bit by mosquitoes though 😉

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It’s not a bright red, white, and blue, but I like the country wild west thing with the red and blue from October Afternoon’s Sasparilla collection; I think it works just fine for the 4th!

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3 Responses to 4th of July banner.

  1. Annawas

    Loving your banner! Smart girl to stay away from those pesky mosquitos!

  2. Jessie McLaughlin

    Cool banner Michelle!! Happy 4th!

  3. Marybeth

    Love the banner! It does take a lot of time to do all the work. But worth it in the end.

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