Nothing says Fourth of July like fireworks, BBQ, red, white, and blue… and staring into your laptop screen for several hours as you try to create something amazing.
Okay, so that last one might not make it into everyone’s Independence Day celebration, but for these seven designers, America’s birthday was their primary inspiration.
Take a break from grilling, crack open an ice-cold LaCroix, and check out our favorite patriotic Dribbble shots:
By Paul O’Connor. This portrait pays homage to Founding Father John Adams. He served as the first vice president and second president of the United States, and was a leader of the movement for American independence.
By Jacob Etter. One of the most popular patriotic song lyrics is seen exploding through fireworks. Samuel Francis Smith wrote the lyrics to “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” in 1831, where “Let freedom ring!” was first mentioned. This song served as the de facto national anthem of the United States before the adoption of “The Star-Spangled Banner” in 1931.
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Emily has written for some of the top tech companies, covering everything from creative copywriting to UX design. When she's not writing, she's traveling the world (next stop: Japan!), brewing kombucha, and biking through the Pacific Northwest.