Monday, July 4, 2016

Happy 4th U.S.A.

Hello Readers,

Today marks a special day at MHKDesigns. In honor of the U.S.A. we are releasing a new stamp set called 'Forever Wave'. This set is uniquely American and just delightful. Here is my card for today, enjoy!


Nothing is more American then a waving flag.
The sentiment, that also comes with the set, is a message I can't say enough.
Coloring the flag seemed to be a bit tricky.
I printed the flag at 50% opacity then colored it using a
combination of markers and colored pencils. 
By rotating and enlarging the image it acts as a kind
 directional marker to the sentiment.
There is a lot more to discover at MHKDesigns Etsy Shop! There always seems to something new to entice your creativity. I invite you to stop on over and see what we have to offer. I promise you will not be disappointed.

Challenges Entered:

Curtain Call: Cherry Bomb



Thank you so much for stopping by TheGrandStampede and joining me for this special release. I hope you will be able to join us this month at MHKDesigns challenge blog. If you don't yet have MHKDesigns product, not to worry, no purchase necessary to enter.


Just a note of thanks:
I want to extend a thank you to all who serve or have served our country. I am grateful for your sacrifice of time, family, and, yes, even life. Freedom to be me because of our Armed Services is what this beautiful flag so wonderfully represents. Thank you isn't enough but it is all I have.

All the best,







Supplies Used:
Forever Wave Digital Stamp Set
Forever Wave stamp set

7 comments:

Mac Mable said...

Firstly I echo the sentiment and note at the end of your blog post x What a bold and thought provoking card. The wavy flag is stunning and you've done a great job colouring it in. Thank you for sharing x

Lorie said...

Oh my...that card is stunning! I really love this new set!

Petra Swart said...

Your flag looks wonderful, Shawna- you have coloured it perfectly!!!! A lovely patriotic card!!!
Have a great day!!!
Hugz

Leigh Penner said...

What a wonderful patriotic card!

MHK Designs said...

I LOVE this gorgeous CAS card, Shawna! The way you used the layering and your fabulous coloring are just wonderful! Sending HUGS! :) Mynn xx

Monika Reeck said...

wooooww
I see the Image is standing flag
but how did you made like this Shawna
stunning placement and stunning coloring
really patriotic feel on your card
the one who get this will be so happy Shawna
great made

Tammy Hershberger said...

Beautiful design!

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