DIY · Postcards

1906 May Bowley Old Style Music Ladies Fan

I think the May Bowley Old Style Music Ladies simply calls out to become a new fan: INSTRUCTIONS: Print the sheets onto matte photo paper (mine is 170g paper) or cardstock Glue the sheets to thin cardboard, I used a cereal box and spray glue, let dry. Cut out the fan leaves. (Optional: ink the edges… Continue reading 1906 May Bowley Old Style Music Ladies Fan

DIY · Postcards

1906 May Bowley Old Style Music Ladies

Here is a set of brand new 2015 tags, I created with wonderful May Bowley Old Style Music Ladies, combined with playing around with Carte Postale brushes in Photoshop: I think they came out looking rather French 😀 INSTRUCTIONS: Print the tags onto matte photo paper (mine is 170g paper) or cardstock Glue the sheet… Continue reading 1906 May Bowley Old Style Music Ladies

DIY · Ephemera

Vintage Easter Bunny Tags – free printables

My next set of Easter tags features darling Vintage Bunnies 🙂 I know there has been a lot of tags lately, but I've been saving up ideas, I hope you are still in the mood for more...: Again, no Easter greeting on these, but you can use my round badge like I suggested yesterday: Print a sheet… Continue reading Vintage Easter Bunny Tags – free printables

DIY

DIY Last Minute Vintage Easter Lanterns – free printables

I was hoping to share these sooner, so ya'll would have plenty of time to whisk up a few Easter Lanterns, but I never could get around to making a second set, and I don't have any good pictures of the first set...:-O But here they are, and I promise I'll upload some better RL-… Continue reading DIY Last Minute Vintage Easter Lanterns – free printables

Ephemera · Postcards

Vintage Easter Musical Bunny Scraps – free printables

Here is another set of Vintage Easter Scraps I cut out, from one of Karen's Easter postcards. They are adorable Bunnies, playing their little Easter Song: I hope you can use these for some fun Easter crafting. I did, and I'll share my project with you sooooon 🙂  Go to the folder below to download… Continue reading Vintage Easter Musical Bunny Scraps – free printables

Sheet Music

In The Heart Of A Rose – Free Printable Sheet Music

Using only t-w-o print colors to create beautiful pictures requires true artistry. Yet so much 100 years old sheet music is designed to be printed in black and red only! Here are two wonderful examples with an abundance of vintage red roses: These two originals are framed and up on my walls on a regular basis.… Continue reading In The Heart Of A Rose – Free Printable Sheet Music

Sheet Music

Cupid’s Dream Waltzes Sheet Music 1898

I'm working on a very crisp and thorn piece of sheet music, but OH so charming!!! I simply HAD to purchase it "back when", although it is far from mint condition. So far from it, that I have been dreading even handling the poor darling... But today I felt courageous, so into the scanner it… Continue reading Cupid’s Dream Waltzes Sheet Music 1898

Norwegian · Postcards

Clapsaddle Cherubs – Fröhliche Pfingsten 1905

Although Pentecost is early this year, it is still over a month left. In Norway we celebrate according to the Gregorian Calendar, which means Whit Sunday is on May 19th this year. Only one of the cards I present today have a reference to Pentecost, "Fröhlicher Pfingsten" is German, it translates into "Happy Pentecost". These… Continue reading Clapsaddle Cherubs – Fröhliche Pfingsten 1905