I combined Texture Chic Memories & More with a sentiment from Celebrating You and flowers fussy cut from Hues Of Happiness Designer Series Paper for this card.
Tuesday, May 31, 2022
Monday, May 30, 2022
Each year, Memorial
Day falls on the last Monday in May, and this year it’s on Monday, May
Here are some fast
facts about Memorial Day:
Memorial Day was
originally referred to as Decoration Day
Shortly after the
Civil War, General John A. Logan called for a “Decoration Day” to
honor those who died during the bloody struggle.
For many years,
Memorial Day was observed on May 30
Memorial Day wasn’t
always observed on the last Monday in May. For a long time, it was
observed on May 30. It wasn’t until Congress passed the Uniform Holiday Act in
1968 that Memorial Day was officially recognized on the last Monday
in May. This law went into effect in 1971.
There is a time set
aside on Memorial Day for national remembrance
In case you didn’t
know, the National Moment Remembrance Act sets
aside 3 p.m. local time on Memorial Day as a moment to pause during
There is a certain way
to hang the American Flag on Memorial Day
VA website says On
Memorial Day the flag should be flown at half-staff from sunrise until noon only,
then raised briskly to the top of the staff until sunset, in honor of
the nation’s battle heroes.
Info found on 5 Fast Facts About Memorial Day (westernjournal.com
Sunday, May 29, 2022
I have fond memories of elementary school art classes learning about cyanotype and creating art projects with the images we made. The Sun Prints Designer Series Paper cyanotype style of the DSP makes fun backgrounds that just need a sentiment to make great cards. I used a Sentiment from Patted Geraniums and the die from the bundle.
Saturday, May 28, 2022
The Heart & Home Designer Series Paper is from the January-June catalog and is available while supplies last. I Iove the woodgrain side of the DSP I used the small floral from Blessings Of Home and a sentiment from Potted Geraniums.