Sunday, July 5, 2009
A stamp for Caleb
This stamp was created for a good friend who is interested in letterboxing. He knows enough about 'boxing to know he needs a sig-stamp, so he asked me to carve one for him (he has no interest in carving himself). He posed and had me take his pic for the stamp. I'm not so sure about the pic or the stamp, to be honest.
What do you think?
So, this is a good example of 'not all stamps have the wow-factor', huh?
His chosen trailname is the Jew Hammer (obviously). He acquired the handle in his travels following the String Cheese Incident across the country. (For the unenlightened, 'the Cheese' is a band whose music is strongly influenced by bluegrass sounds, as well as forays into rock, calypso, country, funk, jazz, Latin, reggae, and occasional psychedelia.) You could say it's kind of a hippie-thing...
It is most appropriate that I carved his stamp yesterday, as it was also his birthday.
(stamp size 2" x 2.5")
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