I have completed five greeting card designs for RSVP, a division of Sellers Publishing at www.rsvp.com. Click on the square thumbnail image to see the full card image.
A healing message written by Ralph Waldo Emerson enhances an herbal border for this get well card. All the flowers and herbs were drawn and painted from my own perennial garden.
One of my own photographs provided the background image, over which I placed a screen of watercolor leaves. The text, which is not hand lettered except for the initial cap, and highlights within the leaves are foil stamped in rich gold.
Ivy, textures and script calligraphy combine to make a classic card for any graduate.
Depicting a natural panorama, this Z-fold card is perfect for sons who are also fathers. Various drawings and scans of natural objects (bark, feather) are combined with sketch-book style watercolor to create a complex card.
Here is the full image of the Father's Day for Son card.
For this general graduation card, I created a silhouette illustration of an oak tree over which was printed gold foil calligraphy and pen illustrations. Watercolor used for the acorn. The card opens to an insert printed with acorn borders and a graduation wish.