Aunt Nellie treasured many things, including these sentimental letters from her mother's family in Germany. Lovingly scripted in sepia ink during the mid-1800s, they now make their way around the world once again for use in your artwork.
Sunday, July 15, 2012
Saturday, July 14, 2012
Who could more cheerfully deliver your sentiment than a robin in full song? The original die-cut is approximately 6 inches high and contains no greeting, although it was clearly designed as a message scroll. Nestled in the clouds would be the perfect place for you to add your own hand-written script or stamping. What message will these sweet birds deliver for you today?
This vision test chart is a sentimental piece for me; it belonged to my grandfather, who was an ophthalmologist. The original was laminated onto a wooden plaque and contains links to hang additional charts onto either side.