Unlike Sam the Ham I am not a girly girl, a just got her nails done, always in pink, to quote Mothermark in her write-up for the teaparty this week. More of a tomboy I was, always climbing trees and digging holes. But like Sam the Ham (and unlike Sam the Man) I don't have a sporting bone in my body - walking and swimming in the sea suits me just fine. So I thought that like me, Sam the Ham might need a bit of educating about all these sports.
I was convinced I had an image of Snoopy on a skateboard and was going to make a slider card, fun for a boy. But I didn't, so plan B was to make a plan of a baseball pitch, as the one and only sport-related stamp I ever owned was this little Slugger. Luckily I kept a half-dozen images before I RAKed the stamp to a new loving owner.
5 3/4" square base. Baseball pitch made with green and white card, circle and ticket corner punches, Nestabilities and embossing. I settled for just writing the positions on by hand. Slugger was coloured with watercolour pencils and stuck on. I added black borders down the side just to fill in the space.
Date: Tuesday, July 13, 2010 GMT Views: 716
Registered: February 12, 2007 Location: Aurora, Colorado Posts: 13660
Tue, Jul 13, 2010 @ 7:54 AM
I think I could figure it out that you are not a sporty girl.......she is facing the wrong direction!!! I know this from my softball days as a pitcher!!! sorry I am being so silly!!! love your outfield. very clever card. love her tongue sticking out of her mouth... tfs.
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Whoa! Dude, you still have your tounge? You need to keep that in your mouth cuz these pitchers are a little wild ever since the got into the .....well...the tea! If you flinch just a wee bit you might bite that right off and then how will you handle the hair ball issue???? Oh, by the way, what's the M stand for on your hat??? Team Mark will love it Sabrina! Woot....you did good with no sports stamps! I confess, I don't have any either but that doesn't mean I can throw a mean pitch!