When looking for the hot springs that I thought would work out I found this one which seemed to have the right mood I was looking for. I wanted some pictures that would work for the Chinese Calligraphy and this one seemed to fit this idea. When I think of water therapy and spas I think of the Asian culture. It is very apparent in these cultures and thought it would fit very well into my theme for the business card.
This was another site that offered information on a visitors perspective. It helped me find the actual site to find the homepage of the one I ended up focusing on. It had many pictures and commentary on the lodging and experiences there.
Google of course is the ultimate tool to find what you are looking for and Google maps helped me find the local hot springs in the state of Idaho. All I had to do was start searching the ones I had either been to or new ones that I thought would be interesting because of the name or location. Fun all wrapped up in a list you only have to choose which one you want!
I looked at a few but this site had some nice ideas for Chinese Calligraphy art and watercolors. I am the offspring of a military officer and spent some of my young life oversees in Korea, which was influenced with the culture and art. My mother ended up using the Korean motif before it became mainstream after having lived there. She has many, many paintings, furniture and other various pieces from our experience there. I relate to this and therefore chose this as the design concept for the assignment.
This website gave me the information of the artist Paul...