Greeting Cards


Maple Heights, United States

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Small Greeting Card Large Greeting Card Postcard
4" x 6" 5" x 7.5" 4" x 6"


  • Custom printed for pretty much every special thing there is
  • Digitally printed cards on heavyweight stock
  • Uncoated blank interior provides a superior writing surface
  • Each card comes with a kraft envelope for mailing or gifting



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Artist's Description

15×22 watercolor enhanced colored pencil with a little graphite thrown in for fun. The paper used is called coquille and takes a little getting used to but the effect is wonderful (stipple without going blind). Original available.

As of 03-10-17, 2991 views and 17 favorited.

CHALLENGES: Pencil Drawing – Voucher Challenge – Top 10; Traditional Painters in Modern Times – Mixed Media – Top 10; 5000+ Views – Less than 5000 Views – Top 10; AMAZING WILDLIFE MAMMALS – with Antlers and Horns – Top 10; Deer Me – Favorite Deer Image – Top 10; CROPS & HARVESTS – Elk, Moose, Reindeer etc. – Winner;
FEATURES: Shameless Self-Promotion; Just Fun; Breathtaking Wild Animals; Painters Universe (Permanent Feature Gallery 11-26-11); Painting the Countryside 12-10-2011 – NOTE: Painting of the Week; Art For Sale; Retired & Happy; AMAZING Wildlife; Traditional Painters in Modern Times; Animals of North America; Deer Me; Art for Sale; Midwestern United States Art & Photography; Yahoo-Doodles; Farm & Country;

The elk or wapiti (Cervus canadensis) is one of the largest species of deer in the world and one of the largest land mammals in North America and eastern Asia. In the deer family (Cervidae), only the larger moose (Alces alces), which is called an “elk” in Europe, and the sambar (Rusa unicolor) rival the elk in size. Elk are similar to the Red Deer (Cervus elaphus) found in Europe, of which they were long believed to be a subspecies. However, evidence from a 2004 study of the mitochondrial DNA indicates they are a distinct species.

Elk range in forest and forest-edge habitat, feeding on grasses, plants, leaves, and bark. Although native to North America and Eastern Asia, they have adapted well to countries where they have been introduced, including Argentina, Australia, and New Zealand. Their great adaptability may threaten endemic species and ecosystems into which they have been introduced.

Male elk have large antlers which are shed each year. Males also engage in ritualized mating behaviors during the rut, including posturing, antler wrestling (sparring), and bugling, a loud series of vocalizations which establishes dominance over other males and attracts females.

Elk are susceptible to a number of infectious diseases, some of which can be transmitted to livestock. Efforts to eliminate infectious diseases from elk populations, largely through vaccination, have had mixed success.

Some cultures revere the elk as a spiritual force. In parts of Asia, antlers and their velvet are used in traditional medicines. Elk are hunted as a game species; the meat is leaner and higher in protein than beef or chicken (info from Wikipedia).

  • Complete 11-19-11 in 24.29 hours spread over 18 days (with much confusion and “redo’s”)

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Artwork Comments

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