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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: 50
Latest Activity: Oct 28

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 May 15. 6 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, 2019. 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 Jayne Barket Lyons on May 15, 2020 at 1:17am

Hi @Crystal S! I'd like one of your collage sheets. Thank You! Oh, and I just mailed something out to you today.

Comment by Crystal S on May 14, 2020 at 3:22pm

I have been creating collage sheets with vintage materials that I have collected over the years. I would love to share them! Let me know if you would like some!

Comment by Carien van Hest on March 17, 2020 at 9:36pm

Comment by Carien van Hest on March 17, 2020 at 6:38pm

Source: Lewis & Wood Viny wallcovering 'Calligraphy'

Comment by Carien van Hest on March 17, 2020 at 12:27pm

I cannot tell you anything about this illustration. I searched for vintage on a free database website and found this gorgeous lady. I cannot detect anything about the handwriting, except that it looks very old....

Comment by Nancy Bell Scott on March 17, 2020 at 1:42am

Yes, that's a lovely piece, Carien. The old handwriting seemed unique enough to each person to be a fingerprint. And the surviving examples are all so graceful. Could everyone have been graceful? In handwriting it seems they were! 

Comment by Lani Burshtein on March 17, 2020 at 1:38am

Is anyone interested in swapping art with me? I have lots of free time now because of coronavirus.

Comment by Jayne Barket Lyons on March 17, 2020 at 1:27am

Carien van Hest - I love the piece you shared. Tell us about it, please.

Comment by Jayne Barket Lyons on March 17, 2020 at 1:25am

We're up to 34 members!!

Let's welcome our newest members: Crystal S., Carien van Hest, Richard Baudet, Nancy Bell Scott, Katerina Nikoltsou, Kayenderes, and Kristin Maki Hermanny. So glad you joined!

Comment by Carien van Hest on March 16, 2020 at 10:59am

 
 
 

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