Lido Swim Greeting Card

£3.50

Blank swimmer card, Lido Swimmer card, swim greeting card. You Say Lido, I say Lido!

A6 size Blank Greetings card.
(10.5 cm x 14.8cm) 4.1in x 5.8in

Digitally printed onto 350gsm premium art board, the inside is left uncoated, making it easier for you to write your own message.

In cellophane bag with a coloured envelope.

How do you pronounce Lido? Some say it rhymes with Fido, others prefer to hang out at the “Lee-do”.

This card is perfect to send to your friend who loves to swim outdoors, whether it is in the sea, in a 1930s lido or in the lakes. Floral swim hats and stripey woollen swimsuits, ready for an aquatic adventure.

All images Copyright Alison Bick 2016-2020

Description

Blank swimmer card, Lido Swimmer card, swim greeting card. You Say Lido, I say Lido!

A6 size Blank Greetings card.
(10.5 cm x 14.8cm) 4.1in x 5.8in

Digitally printed onto 350gsm premium art board, the inside is left uncoated, making it easier for you to write your own message.

In cellophane bag with a coloured envelope.

How do you pronounce Lido? Some say it rhymes with Fido, others prefer to hang out at the “Lee-do”.

My illustration has been inspired by Hungarian matchbox designs, 1930s outdoor lidos and vintage bathing suit photos from vintage Vogues.

Standing around the shallow end chatting, while others perform aquatic gymnastics.

This card is perfect to send to your friend who loves to swim outdoors, whether it is in the sea, in a 1930s lido or in the lakes. Swim hats and lycra, ready for an aquatic adventure.

All images Copyright Alison Bick 2016-2020

 

My Cornish grandparents Arthur Roy and Olive Augusta grew up in Perranporth, and my grandmother’s family started surfing and making wooden boards after the First World War. You can read about this story on my blog here :

Vintage Surf – the inspiration behind my illustrations