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DIY Patriotic Wall Art + 4th of July Blog Hop

Sweet Land of Liberty - DIY Wood Wall Art

DIY Patriotic Wall Art - www.classyclutter.net

4th of July is one of my favorite holidays! I love when summer hits and it is time for swimming, BBQs, parades, fireworks, etc! I love it all! My birthday is also in July (Savannah’s too!!) It’s an all-around great month! This year I wanted to decorate a bit inside for this awesome holiday to show my patriotism! Today, I’m going to show you how to make this DIY Patriotic Wall Art I created for the summer holidays.

We’ve also teamed up with some awesome bloggers to get you into the Patriotic Spirit with a 4th of July Blog Hop!

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Materials:

Cut out USA with jigsaw

First, draw the shape of the USA (or even your home state!) on a piece of plywood. We did this by “eyeballing” it but you can use a template of some sort if you choose. Then, use your sandpaper to smooth any rough edges.

Add D rings to the back

Next, flip your wooden shape over and add the D-ring so you can hang it when you’re done.

Paint wood

Paint or stain your USA! I chose a dark navy blue. It looks more cobalt in this picture while the paint was still not quite dry and it was out in the bright sun. I also used a small brush and painted the lip around the outside metallic gold.

Add Vinyl Lettering

Last, I added gold vinyl lettering that reads “Sweet Land of Liberty”. I love the phrase over the entire USA. I used gold vinyl and the font is Lavenderia. If anyone is interested, you can purchase the vinyl decal I used in my vinyl shop here.

Sweet Land of Liberty - DIY Wood Wall Art

EDGE

I hung it up in my Gold Gallery Wall for the summer. The next step in decorating for summer is to do a Summer/Patriotic chalk art on my chalkboard and make some cute printables for some of the frames. It’s gonna be awesome! πŸ˜‰ Maybe I need some cute USA pillows on my couch too!

HUNG IN GALLERY WALL

Do you decorate for Summer? I like doing Patriotic decor because it works for Memorial Day, 4th of July and through Labor Day!

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Now pop on over to the other blogs that are participating in this 4th of July Blog Hop and check out all their amazing stuff!

geometric-america

Geometric America PrintableΒ from Over the Big Moon

4th of July bingo

Β 4th of July Bingo from Our Thrifty Ideas

let-freedom-sparkle

4th of July Sparkler Holder from Confetti Sunshine

healthy-coconut-whipped-cream

Coconut Whipped Cream from One Sweet Appetite

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    laura@imnotatrophywife.com
    May 23, 2014 at 9:24 am

    Love this sign! I need a new jigsaw. My state would look like a large body of water! Would love for you to link this up to Friday Favorites if you have time! Going on live! laura

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    laura@imnotatrophywife.com
    May 23, 2014 at 9:24 am

    I mean going on now, not live! need coffee! laura
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    Katie @ Made to be a Momma
    May 23, 2014 at 2:40 pm

    So fun! Such great ideas!
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    Gretchen@BoxyColonial
    June 6, 2014 at 7:42 pm

    ooh, love that! Love the gold with the navy.
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    Liz Fourez
    June 12, 2014 at 8:09 am

    I am totally crushing on this project!! What a fun addition the the room, and I love the gold lettering!
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    Sole @ decorativos
    May 5, 2015 at 2:41 pm

    Un trabajo impresionante!!! Soy una admiradora de vuestros trabajos.
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