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Fourth of July Clip-Art Invitations

It's a picnic to create these festive invites, in which the Fourth of July greeting is made up of miniature stars. Simply print out the clip art, and attach a red, white, and blue ribbon as a finishing touch. The invitations are 4 1/2 inches by 6 1/4 inches.

Introduction

It's a picnic to create these festive invites, in which the Fourth of July greeting is made up of miniature stars. Simply print out the clip art, and attach a red, white, and blue ribbon as a finishing touch. The invitations are 4 1/2 by 6 1/4 inches.

Materials

  •  Template 
  • Matte heavyweight paper
  • Scissors
  • Craft or screw punch
  • Ribbon
  • White gel-ink pen

Steps

  1. Step 1

    Print image and trim. Make a pair of holes where indicated on the clip art with a 1/8-inch hole punch (holes must be smaller than the ribbon).

  2. Step 2

    Cut two pieces of 1/4-inch ribbon 3 inches long. Layer ribbons on top of one another, and slip each end into a hole from front. Pull taut; even out ends. Thread each end of ribbon through opposite hole from back; pull taut. Trim ends at an angle.

  3. Step 3

    Fill out invitation details with gel-ink pen.

Reviews (2)

  • BeauVic 1 May, 2014

    Hello, where is the template?

  • djfan 15 Jun, 2011

    I am an avid paper crafter and these were the most lame directions I have ever read. A beginner wouldn't have a clue how to make this.