So. Manitou Light

"So. Manitou Light" Michigan. Built 1858, 1872. Located on the South East Point of South Manitou Island. Now it is a museum which is part of Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. by Joe Nathan, NV 1999.

Images: Lighthouse by Haveman Hardware. Boating Fisherman 093B, Seaside Cove 139H, Fisherman 031A, Luminous Sun 199E, Lakeside Cabin 147F by Stampscapes®.

Medium: Prismacolors, sky with Soft Pastels and fixative. Note: Put removeable tape on boat and fisherman before spraying.

Nathan writes: "Hi, 3 years ago I wasn't ready for Stampscapes® - "But I am now". What a great line. Just so much you can create with it. All you need is a little patience."


"Lighthouse" by Joe Nathan, NV 1999

Images: Lighthouse by Haveman Hardware. Sand Hill by Raindrops on Roses. Sailboat by Stampendous. Seaside Cove 139H, Palms w/Bungalows, Luminous Sun 199E, by Stampscapes®.

Medium: Prismacolors, Soft Pastels & Fixative.

Seul Choix Point Light

"Seul Choix Point Light" by Joe Nathan, NV 1999

"Seul Choix Point Light" built 1895. Located on the S. Shore of Michigan's upper peninsula. It's name means "only choice" given by the French who felt it was the only safe harbor in this part of Lake Michigan. by Joe Nathan, NV 1999.

Images: Lighthouse by Haveman Hardware. Lakeside Cabin 147F, Seaside Cove 139H, Canoe Lg. 011B by Stampscapes®.

Media: Skyline with soft pastels. Colored with Prismacolor Pencils.

Joe writes: "Working with your stamps is a pleasure. Some of these scenes remind me of places I have visited and places I could go to and just relax and create. Any new stamps out??"