Can you believe Fourth of July is just around the corner! I’ve got 11 fun and creative DIY patriotic projects to celebrate this fun holiday!
The weather is warming up and I’m already looking forward to summer and the fourth of July! I love decorating the house in patriotic colors for the entire summer, not just Independence Day. So if you’re looking for some great red, white, and blue projects, I’ve teamed up with some awesome bloggers to bring you 11 awesome DIY patriotic project ideas you can do yourself!
11 DIY Patriotic Projects
I really love watching fireworks for the fourth of July; they’re so fun and colorful! We always go watch the professional fireworks at a nearby park, but in our own backyard we play with snaps and sparklers. One of my favorite things to do is “write” with sparklers and photograph it; it makes such a pretty picture effect! (It’s really cool for weddings too!)
It’s surprisingly easy to photograph sparkler writing! You just need to set a few settings on your camera, then set it up on a tripod and go!
It works best if you can write in cursive, and you have to write backwards so that it reads correctly to the camera facing you, but with a little practice you can get some pretty cool shots!
Check out the full step by step tutorial here: How To Photograph Sparkler Writing
If you want to see more awesome patriotic project ideas, check out these great projects from the DIY Housewives!
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