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Monday, 31 October 2011

Ramblers Card.

Evening all, I won't say "good" because it's peeing down here in Chester.I managed to get back from town before it started though.

A friend of mine rang the other night to ask me to make a card for someone who has just completed the Wainwrigh'ts walks across the Pennines. I remember my dad doing this years ago. He used to walk for miles.In the days of using just wooden stamps, I'd have had to say no but I searched Google images and came up with a nice map to use as background paper and found a great image from Artur's Clipart  HERE.


And here's the result. I even managed to find some walking boots. I resized them, coloured them, then coated them with glossy accents.


The card base is 6"x6".

Well, I need to get myself into the kitchen now. Speedy is still not managing to eat properly and being quite picky, so I've put a chicken in the oven hoping the smell when he comes home will make him want to eat it.

7 comments:

  1. Oh that is fab loving the little boots xx Enjoy your chicken xx

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  2. Ooh this is fab, my husband would love this. I love the glossy boots too. Debs xx

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  3. fab card for a walker,love it,x

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  4. what a great card for the occasion lol, just right!
    Hope you both enjoy the chicken
    Tilly

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  5. brilliant card di.the images and map are fab :D

    xx coops xx

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  6. That card is just amazing clever you.Hope Speedy is getting better.Give him a hug from me.xx

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