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Saint Francis De Paula Mission Greeting Card featuring the photograph Luminaria Saint Francis De Paula Mission by Bob Christopher

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Luminaria Saint Francis De Paula Mission Greeting Card




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Our greeting cards are 5" x 7" in size and are produced on digital offset printers using 100 lb. paper stock. Each card is coated with a UV protectant on the outside surface which produces a semi-gloss finish. The inside of each card has a matte white finish and can be customized with your own message up to 500 characters in length. Each card comes with a white envelope for mailing or gift giving.

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1 - 2 business days

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Charlotte, NC

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This would be a great addition to our contest, Christmas in New Mexico.

Bob Christopher replied:

Hi Lon...Thank you very much for your compliment on my image being a possible entry in the NM Contest.... I appreciate it very much...Cheers Bob

Congratulations Bob:) Well done - again:)

Bob Christopher replied:

Hi Inge...Thank you very much for your congratulations on my sale. I appreciate it very much as always...Cheers Bob

A Special "Thank You" to the Purchaser of my image. I appreciate it very much and I hope that you will enjoy my image for many years to come...Cheers Bob

congrats Bob

Bob Christopher replied:

Hi Adrian...Thank you very much for your congratulations on my sale. I appreciate it very much...Cheers Bob

Artist's Description

Paper bags with sand in the bottom and a candle are put out in rows at churches, missions and on private properties throughout the Southern USA and other parts of the World on Christmas Eve.It is a lovely sight to see and to photograph. Here the luminaria/farolitos are set out in Tularosa, New Mexico. Luminaria means "Festival Lights" and Farolito means "Little Lantern". Catholics hope that the lights will guide the Spirit of the Christ Child to their homes.

About Bob Christopher

Bob Christopher

NOTE: FINE ART AMERICA WATERMARK WILL NOT APPEAR ON PURCHASED IMAGE Bob Christopher is a photographer based in Yorkton, Saskatchewan, Canada. He travels extensively throughout the world and, as a result, has the opportunity to capture a host of beautiful images from all parts of the globe. Bob's photographic ability, passion, creativity and attention to detail make his images very desireable for the collector and the home decorator alike. Bob is interested in photographing a wide number of different subjects and has compiled an impressive collection of images for you to choose from to decorate your home or office or business areas. All of his images have a special look that are the result of his commitment to making photographs of the...

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