Thursday, June 30, 2011

Fourth of July Crafts

Here are a couple of the crafts I have made to decorate my house for the 4th of July.  I have recently discovered what I think they call "Subway Art."  They are really cool pictures that are made of words.  Anyway....I found some during my blog hopping adventures at night that were for FREE!  I LOVE FREE!  So...A couple of the pictures are of my new subway art.  I am only posting one of the pics right now, as I haven't finished repainting the frame for the other patriotic art I found for....FREE!  I was reading on other blogs how you can download the print and send it to your photo developer (Costco) and they will print it on photo paper.  I haven't gotten that far yet....I just printed them on regular printer paper.  One blog I found printables on was  I honestly can't remember where I found this first particular subway art picture ( I think it was  Okay...updated as of 7/8.....I found the link....

The next few pictures are of the Freedom banner I made to hang on my fireplace.  I made this banner with my Cricut.  I used the Birthday Bash cartridge for the banner part, the Independence Day cartridge for the fireworks, and Alphalicious for the letters.  

This next picture is of the wooden fireworks I made today. I found these online at  I just HAD to make this!  They are so here it is...

And are the patriotic pinwheels I made...
I got the directions online.  I dyed the rice in the jar.



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