I needed to write some thank you notes, I was pretty much out of note cards, and even though I've been given permission to raid my sisters stash (so she has an excuse to buy more), there wasn't just the right ones and being in mood to be creative, this is the one I sketched for my mother:
Inspired again by china, using elements of the design from her favorite teacup. That was after I'd tried drawing a puppy. No workie Charlie.
And one for two of my sisters. I love how the design came together for this card. Actually, it is the silhouette of one of the same sisters.
And I don't think she would be having a conversation with a bird. But, artist's liberty, you know