CAS Challenge CAS227 is Summer! and nothing screams summer more to me than July 1 Canada Day when we get together as a family to celebrate with a barbecue! Rain or shine, we've been meeting at my brother's place for almost 30 years wearing our red and white to honour our Canadian flag! We're not a large family and sometimes a couple of the grandkids are off doing their own things, but it's a tradition I love. We'll take the family photo and drink a toast to my mum who is no longer with us, and share memories, while creating new ones!
I stamped my trio of maple leaves in red and then stamped the sentiment - which is from the Canadian National Anthem - and cut it out with Spellbinders and created a little tag with some gingham ribbon. I'll give the card to the bbq hosts tomorrow on July 1.
Happy Canada Day to my fellow Canadians!!
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Mon, Jul 01, 2013 @ 2:20 AM
This is so great! Love the tag and the die you used to make it. Fun way to celebrate July 1st - Happy Canada Day. Hope you make lots and lots of wonderful new memories! Hugz!
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Mon, Jul 01, 2013 @ 8:50 AM
Happy Canada day to you! Lovely, meaninful creation. I love the Canadian anthem and I always sing it at the hockey games here in Colorado:)
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