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« on: August 30, 2012 06:21:18 PM »

After going to an art workshop this summer I decided I needed craft calling cards. To that end, I started doodling some designs during the evening hours. This is what I finally came up with:



My first attempt looked like this:



But I wasn't happy with it (in addition, I recently changed the name of my blog so...).

I liked the idea of having a background stamp with some sort of interchangeable element so I re-drew the owl, added the tree, and made the heart interchangeable:



I go into greater detail about my thought process on my blog but was excited about how it turned out so I thought I'd share. I hope you enjoy  Wink
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« Reply #1 on: August 30, 2012 07:17:54 PM »

Very cute! I really like both of them. Great idea!
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« Reply #2 on: August 30, 2012 07:50:10 PM »

They are super cute...I love the interchangeable heart.  What a great and simple idea to allow for brand cohesion! 
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« Reply #3 on: August 31, 2012 05:15:46 PM »

That's an awesome idea! I love the little owl!
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« Reply #4 on: September 02, 2012 08:45:17 AM »

Thanks everyone!  Grin I'm always in awe of everyone's abilities on here so I was excited to share. I think Owls are the only thing I'm able to draw with any consistency. I'm also becoming a little obsessed with the interchangeable stamp sets.

 
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They're both super cute!  And I love owls.  Smiley

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