Wednesday, 12 October 2011

Ticket to Ride

Lots of things sprang to mind when I saw this challenge at Dragons Dream TIO this week. The Beatles always seemed to introduce some humour into their songs and I thought this stamp of the little Christmas Engine might go well on a tag. I got the stamp in a bag of stamps from a carboot sale and never thought I would ever be able to use it--just shows you shouldn't throw anything away. The train at Ryde in the I.O.W goes almost into the sea on the pier so used that 'Ryde' instead of just the word 'ride'


I would also like to enter this for the challenge at Fashionable Stamping Challenges where you can enter anything but a card

12 comments:

Helen said...

Chrissie, what a fab idea - Love the "Ryde" - just perfect, and as you say meets the humour in their lyrics. Thanks for dreaming with us at TIO this week.

Dots Dabbles said...

Hi Chrissie, what a wonderful idea! I love the humour of having a ticket to Ryde, very clever...and just goes to show that you never can tell when a stamp might come in handy. Thankyou for joining us at Fashionable Stamping Challenges this fortnight. Good luck.
Dot x

Mrs.B said...

Love your ticket to Ryde tag, a great take on the theme.
Thanks for joining us a Fashionable Stamping Challenges.
Avril

Von said...

Fab play on words there Chrissie :) and a sweet little tag
Von xxx

florenceandfreddie said...

Hi Chrissie. Fab tag. The stamps were a great find at the car boot sale.
Regards Florence x

ElizabethR said...

It's fab! I love it, thanks for sharing with us at Dragons Dream this week. Elizabeth xxx

Silvia(Barnie) said...

Cool idea and wonderful shape. Thanks for dreaming with us on TIO this week.

Meggymay said...

Great hanging, love the train it was a super carboot find. Yvonne x

Sue C said...

Fabulous tag Chrissie ! I love the play on words and I agree you should never throw anything away ! Thanks for joining us at The Fashionable Stampin Challenge. Sue C x

Wanda said...

Fabulous! Love your Ticket to Rhyde tag. Lovely little engine. Thanks for joining us this week on the TIO challenge.
Wanda xx

Debbie said...

This is tooo cute! Love your design and details! Great colours!

blackdragon said...

What a cutie.... thanks you for dreaming with us this week at T.I.O
lynx