Sunday, November 21, 2010

Christmas Ornament


I am now officially in the Christmas ornament business. Zazzle has started making them and to kick things off has a design contest. This is my entry, but I have added several others to my store as well.

Pomegranate Mandala Array 1 with Chinese Proverb


I posted this as an illustrated thought of the week on Tidbits from Tucson, but add it here so that I can reference the text and expand our list of Chinese proverbs.
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REFERENCE: i155, t123

Sunday, November 14, 2010

Estonian Proverb on Thankfullness


I am working on Thanksgiving designs just in time for next year.
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REFERENCE: t121

Friday, November 12, 2010

Christmas Collection Slideshow


I created a new you tube video using my Christmas card designs for the last 3 years.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Other Christmas Cactus Creations





Here, we have 3 frame/borders made with Christmas Cactus flowers and a symmetrical composite image. All are on a solid green background, but other backgrounds are an option.
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Starting at the top, down.
REFERENCE: i 155-58

2010 Christmas Cards-Part 3




I have revistied my 2009 cards made with photos of the Christmas Cactus.
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REFERENCE: i 152-54, t 120
The card salutation: Season's Greetings, Happy New Year is one I have not used before; so I am adding it as a new text.

Sunday, November 7, 2010

Gratitude Message from Ben Franklin


This line star is made with foliage lines I am using in a Christmas Cactus array, so I am not offering it as a finsihed product; I include it here to present the Ben Franklin quote.
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REFERENCE: t119