Walking The Dog - Autumn Greeting Card
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This autumn greeting card features a colorful scene with a man walking the dog on a path lined with abstract fall foliage. This was in part inspired by memories of my late father who was always the "dog person" in our family. The rest is inspired quite simply by my love for autumn, particularly in places where fall color rules the season. When I lived in the north Atlanta suburbs I would often drive up into the North Georgia mountains on weekends to take in the sights. Despite the almost frenetic colors, there's something to me very calming about the sight. How about you?
Does the man walking the dog in the image on this card remind you of yourself or maybe someone special to you? Although not directly modeled on my father he was very much in my thoughts while working on the artwork on this autumn artwork. If you look closely he's holding a stick rather than a leash. Perhaps it's no surprise that Dad, who grew up on baseball, loved to play fetch with our dogs. Jack, his last dog, was the only one though that got particularly good at the returning the stick part. Ha!
This colorful autumn scene simply makes me smile. The warm mix of colors is heartwarming on its own. I can hear the sounds of the woods and can imagine the dog bounding off after the stick in a moment. The simple things in life...
What attracts you to this scene? What memories does it evoke? I hope you'll share your thoughts.
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I'm a Hill and when I saw this I just had to buy it. I have so many fond memories of spending summer weeks down in Montezuma at Nanny and Paw's store. I was so sad when the flood filled the store with water but it was a testament to the community when so many banded together to help out afterwards. Just know I bought this print to frame and take to Nanny so she can enjoy it as well. Thank you so much for making this ❤️
Alison - Doraville, GA
The Fox Theatre is Definitely FABULOUS! THIS BLACK AND WHITE VERSION GIVES EXTRA NOSTALGIA I believe, is why I picked this 1, though I love ALL OF Mark's pics of the Fox. The theatre is Beautiful, I went to 2 - 3 concerts there years ago & So glad it didn't get torn down. Mark captured Great details in this pic!!
Beverly - Dalton, GA
This is the second print that I have ordered and I am very pleased. The colors and composition of the print are lovely.
Betsy - Gainesville, GA
She Loves It!
My girlfriend just received the print, and she loves it! We both love the vibrant colors, and Forsyth Park, Savannah in general, and Tybee Island are special to us because she lives in NC and I live in FL, so every once in a while we’ll meet in the middle and explore together.
Thank you so much!
Micah - Rocky Point, NC
About Greeting Cards
Greeting cards are 5" x 7" in size and are produced on digital offset printers using 100 lb. paper stock. Each card is coated with a UV protectant on the outside surface which produces a semi-gloss finish. Each card comes with a white envelope.
These greeting cards may be ordered as a single card or in packs of 10 or 25 cards. If you would like to order cards in greater quantities or with other customization, send me a message.
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