Happy Hippo

Happy Independence Day!!


Here's hoping that you have a fun safe holiday!

Here's a sweet Hippo from 
Sandra Caldwell to help celebrate
for the 4th of July
You can find her Etsy Store here

1. I started out stamping the flags for the background 
2. then using a stencil for the fireworks, which were 
watercolored and outlined with a fine line pen.
3. Next I watercolored the flags
4. Stamp the sentiment
5. Attach Hippo
Now I love sparkle just like anyone
6. Stickles to center of fireworks and whink of Stella
to stars on the flags
7. Add punched blue stars
Copic Markers
Deep Red ~ Flag Stamps
Sandra Caldwell ~ Hippo
Ranger ~ Distressed Inks, Stickles
Whimsy ~ Fireworks Stencil
Creative Memories ~ Star Punch
SU ~ Card Stock


Sharing with:
Sweet Stampin' ~ Holidays
CMH Color Dare #401 ~ Inspiration Board
Simply Create Too #126 ~ Red, White & Blue



6 comments:

  1. Nice! Thanks for joining us at Color My Heart Color Dare.

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  2. Love your celebration card, the layout is beautiful and so full of fun. Thanks for sharing with us at Color Dare.

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  3. Terrific patriotic card - love that little hippo! Thanks for sharing with us at Colour Dare :)

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  4. Wonderful patriotic card, love the hippo and the starbursts. Thank you so much for joining us in our challenge at 2 Crafty Critter Crazies this week. Good Luck and I’m looking forward to seeing you again in our next challenge.
    Faith A DT

    Faith A My blog

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  5. What a fantastic patriotic card!! Thank you for joining us at Color Dare!

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