Royal Baby Re-Skin!

Right then, I’m certainly no Royalist, by any stretch of the imagination, but in the interests of current affairs and the impending media hysteria that will no doubt be forthcoming, I have been asked to re-skin a website I look after in a ‘Royal Baby’ theme…

Apparently, lots of people really, really love all this Royal stuff and my client sees it as an opportunity to capitalise on sales by having a theme on his website to mark the occasion. Fair enough; and so I have set to work…

As the website in question is running the fantastic Kartris, the opportunities for re-skinning are very good indeed. Unfortunately, my dreams of using a Steve Bell inspired caricatures, complete with vampire teeth and lizard tongues were disallowed in favour for some ‘safe’ cartooning! A bit of noodling in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop has turned some stock Royal photos into something the client thoroughly approves of which I need to get finished ASAP. After all, who knows when commoner-made-good Kate will decide to drop the Royal sprog…

So it’s back to the CSS for now with the relief in knowing I’m not about to offend someone as nuts as Henry VIII – “Send him to the Tower!

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