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Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Home of the Brave

Coffee of the Day - Maple Cream

Today is a challenge over at The Stamping Boutique that truly touches my heart.... it's called "Home of the Brave" and it's to honor our soldiers who have fought so bravely on our behalf. Veteran's Day is in just a few days here in the USA and Remembrance Day as well in Canada. no matter how you feel about war in general, it would be a shame to not show love and support to the thousands upon thousands of men & women who bravely put their lives on the line each and every day for our freedoms.


My card is just a little way to say 'thank you' for all they do. the star image comes from The Stamping Boutique, senti from Create with TLC, papers from K & Co. Americana. I used some old buttons from a pair of shorts about to be thrown out and sprayed papers with walnut gold glimmer mist. air mail baker's twine comes from Etsy. it's a simple card, but one filled with lots of love and gratitiude! :)

4 comments:

Especially_For_You said...

What a wonderful card! Love the sentiment and the buttons. :) Thanks for sharing!

Come check out my blog's new weekly challenges!

Ashley
http://especiallymade.blogspot.com

Scrapping Julie said...

awesome work

Scrubbybubbles(sue) said...

Hey chicky! I'm FINALLY getting around to visiting everyone. Thank you so much for stopping by my blog the other day and leaving some love. I so appreciate it and so glad that we continue to keep in touch. I've missed you! *hugs* This is a BEAUTIFUL card!! I forget how special your touches are to cards. LOVE IT! Hope all is well and your doing okay with your health.

Jennifer said...

Love all the distressing on this one! The buttons and sentiment are wonderful!