Artists Card and Tag Tuesday – In The Good Old Summertime

Even though today is still July, tomorrow will be August 1st, so I’m launching into August with a new theme.

August’s theme is In The Good Old Summertime.

We’re lucky to have five weeks in August, so we’ll have five weeks to make summery art cards and tags.
I decided it would be a good idea to present the weekly inspirations for the whole month to give you a chance to get an early start on your creations.  Remember, you have a week starting each Tuesday to make and link up your beautiful art here and you can post it anytime in our Facebook Group.  So if you don’t get your art done on time to link up here, you can still share on Facebook.  Anyone without a blog who wants to play can join in on Facebook as well.  Lean how to join in the fun by reading HERE.  
Here’s our In The Good Old Summertime Weekly Inspirations.  I’m giving you a few word prompts to help get your imagination working and the creative juices flowing.  How will you interpret the weekly inspiration, what does it mean to you or make you think of?  

This Week, Week One:  Cool Off!
Water, Beach, Pool, Splash, Swim, Lemonade, Shady tree, Beach Umbrella, Parasol, ice cream, Popsicle, wade


Week Two:  Fruits of Summer
Peaches, Plums, Cherries, Raspberries, Blueberries, Rhubarb, Watermelon, Cantaloupe, Honeydew

Week Three:  Lazy Days
Porches, Swings, Hammock, Lounge chairs, Shady tree, Picnic, Rocking chair, Fan, Reading

Week Four:  Summer Fun
Badminton, Tennis, Beach Volleyball, Horseback Riding, Bird Watching, Swimming, Baseball, Barbecue, Fishing, Watching Fireflies, Watching Butterflies, Climbing trees, Gardening, Croquet, Fairs

Week Five:  Summer In The Garden
Flowers, Vegetables, Butterflies, Bees, Asters, Baby’s Breath, Marigolds, Dahlias, Roses, Delphiniums, Daisies, Arbor


Here’s what I made with this week’s inspiration, Cool Off.  I made this as a post card/notecard, working digitally using Poser and PSP.

Day At The Beach by Tori Beveridge
Day At The Beach by Tori Beveridge

I can’t wait to see what you will make.  Please share by linking your blog post up with the tool below.

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