Sunday, January 2, 2011
Post cards - Wanderer series
Before Christmas some friends and I went to a stamp art shop in Roseville. While browsing, a stamp caught my eye that said, Not all those that wander are lost. Well, being a John Muir specialist - wandering and sauntering are words that evoke all kinds of images and thoughts. So I bought it. Awhile back I had carved the little rubber stamp of John Muir I decided now to use the two together to make some post cards. I used some of the cards from the Rigs Institute Press speech sounds set I bought at a thrift store, I glued some dictionary pages on one side, and stamped on the words, and the figures. Adding alittle color to the edges and sometimes another postal stamp in the corner, they were done quickly. Here is a sample. this is a series of 12.