Ephemera

The Orchard (1890) – Arras Tapestry by William Morris

William Morris is another name from the Victorian Era well worth noticing. He was an artist, a textile designer, a writer and a dedicated medievalist. Thus today I bring you one of his tapestries, from the Open Library book "The Art of William Morris (1887)" According to Wikipedia "Arras" refers to the French town Arras, a thriving… Continue reading The Orchard (1890) – Arras Tapestry by William Morris

Sheet Music

All I Want Is A Cottage, Some Roses, and You. 1916

There is a gorgeous piece of sheet music for you today, with beautiful typography, pretty roses and soft pastel colors. Print it and you have instant art 😀 I love the blue color of the frame, it would look good as a card or maybe as stationery? All I want is a Cottage, Some Roses,… Continue reading All I Want Is A Cottage, Some Roses, and You. 1916

Ephemera

Die Cut Pink Flower Heart & “Peace Be Within Thee” Poem

Ah those beautiful Die Cut Cards! Here is another one from my collection, this one with a romantic couple. Maybe this card would be well suited for a wedding invitation? Look at the pink flowers making up the heart frame, embellished with gilded leaves and berries!  Click on the image for high quality PNG file (transparent… Continue reading Die Cut Pink Flower Heart & “Peace Be Within Thee” Poem