gave us the challenge to create a card with Summertime in Mind.
I cut out the car illustration from the Crafty Secrets " Seasonal Booklet" .
The trees are from " As Lovely as a Tree" and stamped with Handsome Hunter on Wasabi, cut and sponged with ink.
The mustard "Post Card" sentiment border is from Crafty Secrets " Journey" set as well as the " Enjoy the Journey "
All of the above pieces were mounted on a very old postcard showing a road passing through the hills...it was just perfect for my Road Trip Family.
Hope you like it!
Date: Tuesday, June 17, 2008 GMT Views: 858
Registered: September 19, 2006 Location: Akron, Ohio Posts: 10093
Tue, Jun 17, 2008 @ 6:56 PM
OH PammyJo this is SO GREAT .... LOVE IT!!! Made me smile INSTANTLY ... and after the day I've had, I could use a little cheering up ... and this was JUST THE TICKET!!! I just can not get over all the thought that went into this ... I don't know if my mind works creatively enough to come up with such an AWESOME card! I am just BLOWN AWAY with this!!! How cool .... I'm so glad you come along to play this challenge!!!
Registered: January 23, 2008 Location: South Lake Tahoe Posts: 753
Tue, Jun 17, 2008 @ 7:21 PM
Boy does this take me back, my mother and father-in-law had a little trailer just like this. She fixed it all up inside and out - they loved to camp and took it with them everywhere. I had forgotten this until your card. It's great - makes you want to be on that road among those trees with them. Dru
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Registered: November 20, 2007 Location: Northumberland, UK Posts: 8338
Wed, Jun 18, 2008 @ 1:29 AM
Perfect fit with the car image and the road on the old postcard Pammyjo - awesome! Love the way you've combined all the elements here, the cut out trees and the 'postcard' stamped border somehow give it a sort of naivety that's perfect for the nostalgia kick, too!