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Theme: There's No Place Like Home / When the cats are away, the mice will play!

The Stamps are for adopting pets, so it works on multiple levels.
2015 Winner

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Theme: Communication / From Me to You

The arrows suggest the communication between individuals in conversation and show human profiles showing the beginning of the dialogue.

The background text refers to qualities in relationships and ways in which people communicate.
References to modes of communication include electronic icons, cards, letters, e-mail, texting,
and Skype. Colors used reflect the color palette of the stamp, designed by graphic designer
Michael Osborne.

2016 Competition

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Close-up detail of Communication / From Me to you.

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Theme: Time Flies / Celebrate Good Times!

2011 Winner

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Theme: A Stream of Letters / Streamlined Creativity

Homage to Charles and Ray Eames, two of my favorite designers.

2010 Honorable Mention

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Theme: C's the Day, word play with carnivorous plants.

2008 Honorable Mention

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Theme: A Fine Line: The California Coast

Some of my favorite areas in the world.

2006 Honorable Mention

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This is a difference view of the Fine Line envelope.

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Theme: A Mailable Feast, homage to America's farmers.

I wanted to honor these hard-working Americans.

2007 Winner

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The Letter P: Pioneers

These are some of my female heroes.

2005 Winner

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Theme: The Written Word, Learning Never Ends

Bradbury Thompson Stamps!

2005 Winner

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Theme: The Weather / Wretched, Wintery, Windy, Wild, Watery, Warm, Wonderful!

2004 Winner