My friend Candice Stringham wrote a great article in a past issue of Creating Keepsakes magazine about creating your own 4th of July photoshoot. She threw up a huge flag in some nice open shade and shot friends and family. (See more here.) I knew I had to take the idea and run with it at our annual neighborhood get-together. So I made my sign, packed up my camera, and off I went, and here are some of the highlights.
First, I present the patriotic boy:
Next, the corresponding girl:
After that, we have the patriotic mom:
And finally, the patriotic dweeb, er, Dad:
But the fun didn't stop there! We had more…
The slightly confused and/or British patriot:
The impossibly adorable patriot:
The moderately reluctant teen-aged patriot:
The baby patriot:
And finally, the other impossibly adorable and overly happy patriot (aka the baby patriot's daddy):
Thank you, Candice, for such a fun idea! It's sure to become a tradition at our neighborhood gathering, which was, by the way, hosted by these people:
The loving hosts of awesomeness patriots:
Hope you had a delightful holiday weekend.