AC Christmas Card 2019
The Alpine Club Christmas cards do not carry a date and have a simple seasonal greeting.
© Alpine Club
‘Sunrise at Vevey, Lake Geneva’ by John Ruskin, 1819 – 1900
John Ruskin was a member of the Alpine Club from 1869 until 1882. He was a prominent social thinker and philanthropist of the Victorian era. He was the leading English art critic of the time, an art patron and a major supporter of JM Turner. He visited Vevey, a popular tourist resort at the East end of Lake Geneva, on several occasions.
The sale of this card will help support the work of The Glacier Trust, which works with Nepalese mountain communities to enable them to adapt and become more resilient to the effects of climate change by providing education and expertise.
The cards are available in packs of ten. Each pack costs £7.00, which includes a voluntary £1.00 donation to The Glacier Trust.
P&P is £2 for 1 or 2 packs; £3 for 3 packs (or each multiple of 3).
To purchase cards:
• By cheque made payable to ‘Alpine Club’ and posted to 55 Charlotte Road, EC2A 3QF
• By PayPal - you need to log in first - click here: Xmas Card 2019
We also have a small supply of cards from previous years in stock for sale at the reduced price of £5.00.
P&P of £2 for 1 or 2 packs and £3 for 3 (or each multiple of 3).
© Neil Pittaway
“Sunlight on Annapurna mountain peaks near Annapurna Base Camp” by Neil Pittaway
© Andy Parkin
“Shivling” in the western Garwhal Himalaya, Uttarakhand, India by Andy Parkin in Pastel