Thursday, June 30, 2016

Independence Day Celebration with Emerald Creek Supplies

 Happy Independence Day Celebrations are right around the corner for those of us in the USA. 
A Happy Canada Day to all my Canadian friends!!!
 The Emerald Creek Design Team is sharing some special occasions projects to celebrate!!!
Die cut a tag using chipboard to begin your Fourth of July Tag. 
Using VersaMark along with Emerald Creek Fourth of July Embossing Powder and Stamp; s Shootin' Stars Stamp image to tag and heat emboss.
Stamp and emboss the entire tag with the Fourth of July Embossing Powder and Shootin' Stars Stamp.
Go over prepared tag with Barn Door Distress Ink.
Die cut Ornate Frame from chipboard.
Apply VersaMark to top of die cut frame. 
Heat emboss.
Distress edge of prepared tag with distress tool. 
Adhere to Core'dinations Seasonal Impressions paper that has been lightly sanded off.
Add vintage image from pattern paper to back of prepared embossed frame.
Die cut Mixed Media die using pattern paper. 
Adhere to tag.
Place USA sticky Alpha letters to post a note. 
Press VersaMark on top of letters. 
Add pretty ribbon to the top of tag along with an Emerald Creek Filigree Leaf Charm.
Adhere prepared USA letters to top of frame.
Adhere "July" journal piece from pattern paper on to tag.
Adhere border to tag. 
Add Emerald Creek Flower Crest Brad to corner of tag.
Adhere frame to top of prepared tag. 
Fussy cut stamp image from pattern paper. 
Add to top of prepared tag with pop dots.
A "glamour shot" of my Fourth of July Tag
I hope you have a fabulous Fourth of July and join us on the Emerald Creek Dare Challenge Blog this month. 
Hugs Pam  

 Emerald Creek Supplies

 Other Supplies:
Graphic 45 Place in Time Collection
Core'dinations Seasonal Impressions
Sizzix Tag & Book Plate Die
Sizzix Ornate Frame #2 Die
Sizzix Mixed Media Die
Sizzix Mat Board
Tim Holtz Alpha Letters
Red, White and Blue Ribbon
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  1. Pam, I love this one so much I don't know what to say. The 2 girls are the perfect touch for this celebration piece and perfect use of stars. Some of the stamps I have I am never fully sure of where they can be used and this was perfect!

  2. This is absolutely stunning Pam! You managed to incorporate so many wonderful EC products and I just adore the cute ladies image. thank you so much for sharing your process!

  3. Gorgeous tag Pam, fabulous embossing and that picture is wonderful! Wishing you and yours a fun Independence Day! Deb xo

  4. Pam, I love your tag! All the texture you added with the embossing powders is awesome!!

  5. Love your tag Pam!! Love all the embossing powders you used! The ribbon you used is so pretty.

  6. Pam, I'm head over heels for your tag! 4th of July is my favorite summer holiday and my second favorite of the year, and seeing how you've celebrated here on your tag just makes it that much more special! Love those embossing powders, and they are going to the top of my wish list! The fireworks on the red panel are gorgeous and the image is so sweet! thank you for the inspiration! Hugs!