A lot of challenges inspired this creation and also a friend's birthday coming up soon...
I folded my blue cardstock in half and cut the circle shape through both thicknesses with my EK Success circle cuter to cut a 5" circle. Folded one of the circles for my easel. Cut another blue circle to adhere for the front of the easel.
Cut a white circle slightly smaller and embossed with Crafts Too "Stars" embossing folder and adhered to card front.
Cut an even smaller red circle, stamped the sentiment (Quietfire Design) with Versafine Blue Lagoon and clear embossed. Used an anti static pouch before over stamping the same word with Perfect Medium and embossing with white embossing powder. Adhered to card front.
Stamped a piece of white cardstock using color Box Molding Mat "Thick Thin Stripes" and Versafine "Satin Red" and clear embossing, then die cutting with Sizzix Stars#2 die set. adhered several to edge of front of card.
Quietfire Design) with the blue and clear embossed. Adhered to card floor. Added dots of Quickie glue pen and Glitter Ritz micro fine glitter "Regal Red".
Adhered the last star with 3D foam squares to act as my stopper. As a final touch added some white rhinestone stars in 2 sizes.
PS: card will fit into a 5" x 7" envelope.
Click on any image to enlarge. Enjoy
And it fits for these challenges:
Red, White & Blue
Craft Your Passion #169
Kaboodle Doodles #178
Paper Playtime #13
Pink Elephant Challenge #206 inspir of red white and blue image
Cupcake Craft Challenge #249 anything but square
Flourishes #227 circle card
Papertake Weekly anything goes
Tuesday Throwdown #154 Stars & Stripes
Sisterhood of Crafters Stars & Stripes
Shelly's Images Stars, Stripes & Glitter
Belli Challenge #173 Stars
Color Throwdown #249 Brilliant Blue, Poppy Red, White & Bermuda Bay
Fab n Funky Challenge #178 Anything but sqaure
Penny's Challenges #134 Spots & Stripes
Simon Says Stamp Challenge Patriotic