Saturday, August 23, 2014

Vintage 1929 envelope...

A watercolor inspired by an old children's story on a Vintage, 1929 French envelope.

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Monday, August 18, 2014

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Queen Alice meets March Hare...

New 1909, vintage envelope art.  Queen Alice meets March Hare.  Graphite, colored pencil, pastel, DS gold gesso.  The envelope opened is approx.  5 3/4" x 6 3/4" I like opening the envelopes as the give me more drawing room.  I also like seeing the folds and aged areas, also the tears.  Obviously the opener of this envelope tore the side open to retrieve the letter.  Wish I knew what was written in that letter!

I was inspired by photo posted on Pinterest of Alice Liddell, it was pinned by Kay High.

Sunday, August 10, 2014

More art on vintage 1936 envelope.

Graphite, watercolor, pastel, ink.  I am enjoying this and have a stack of vintage envelopes to play with!  Yay!

Friday, August 8, 2014

Today's fun, Queen Alice...

Drawing and painting on an old 1938 used envelope.  The Envelope was tiny so I cut it open and used up the space.  The V shaped marks are from the glue used in the old envelope, I guess it was not archival glue, anyway I think I won't worry about it, it was too much fun painting over it!

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Watercolor and Yupo...

challenging to say the least but kind of relaxing!

Here is "Fairy eating berries."

The moment waits for you....

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