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A Touch of Vintage

Are you drawn to vintage magazines, photos and ephemera? Do you tend to incorporate vintage and retro elements into your art? Do you find yourself buying vintage inspired materials at your favorite arts and crafts store? If so, this group is for you!

Members: 25
Latest Activity: on Wednesday

SHARE YOUR VINTAGE MAIL ART - INCOMING OR OUTGOING

Envelope image from publicdomainvectors.org

FEEL FREE TO POST ABOUT ANYTHING VINTAGE: 

  • Mail Art you've sent / received
  • Other artwork you've made
  • Ephemera you find / collect
  • Vintage photographs

NOTE: more content (pages) for this group can be found in the column on the right.

Discussion Forum

VINTAGE HUMOR / SARCASM / FUNNY OLD (AND FAKE) ADS

Started by Jayne Barket Lyons. Last reply by Jayne Barket Lyons on Wednesday. 5 Replies

Howdy! Stop by often for a dose of humorous and sarcastic vintage images, and funny old advertisements. Share your faves too!…Continue

WHAT KIND OF VINTAGE MATERIALS DO YOU LIKE TO WORK WITH?

Started by Jayne Barket Lyons. Last reply by Carolyn Cline Aug 18. 4 Replies

I have been treasure hunting at thrift stores, estate sales, garage sales and more since the 1970's. I love vintage magazines, old photographs (especially with children and dogs; or a group of adults…Continue

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Comment by Bill Lowenburg on August 19, 2019 at 6:18pm

I never (well, rarely) buy materials except for glue and  paint, etc. There seems to be an abundance of stuff lying around if you keep an eye out for it. A friend of mine is currently cleaning out his late grandmother's house and OMG... Over the years I've accumulated a good collection of imagery and typography, and will post some of the resulting pieces here. A lot of times in my pieces the older material is mixed in with new stuff so the overall tone isn't necessarily vintage. But I think the combinations can be interesting. Glad I found this group.

Comment by Amy Irwen on August 18, 2019 at 1:36pm
Comment by carl baker on August 18, 2019 at 12:24am

vintage postcards,

1/brooklyn bridge 1880s

2/chrysler building nyc, 1930

3/buffalo central station, 1929-1979.

Comment by Jayne Barket Lyons on August 3, 2019 at 10:07pm

Please join me in welcoming our Jeremy Ng, Bonniediva and Toni Hanner to the group!

Comment by Jayne Barket Lyons on August 3, 2019 at 9:38pm

Outgoing to Amber Scribble (Winter Garden FL). Amber send me this PARTY page last Summer, asking me to complete it and return (for a book she was making). Got lost somehow !!

Comment by Jayne Barket Lyons on July 15, 2019 at 10:30pm

A hardy welcome to the newest members: Kathy Barnett, Thea Hollister, Vikki Johnson, Marlies Wilding, Bradford, and De Villo Sloan! 

Comment by Jayne Barket Lyons on July 15, 2019 at 10:25pm

Welcome, Amy Candiotti! So glad you joined the group. I'll be sending something out to you in the next day or so!

Comment by Amy Candiotti on July 15, 2019 at 2:08am

I would love to exchange collage postcards with vintage elements.

Amy Candiotti

1415 E. Union#1

Seattle, WA 98122

USA

Comment by Jayne Barket Lyons on July 15, 2019 at 1:18am

Artist: Jayne B. Lyons, © 2019. "Vintage Collage." Outgoing to Gerda Osteneck, 03/26/19.

Comment by Jayne Barket Lyons on July 15, 2019 at 1:14am

Artist: Jayne B. Lyons, © 2019. "Vintage Collage." Outgoing to Sinclair Scripa, 03/26/19.

 
 
 

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