DIY · Ephemera

Antique Seed Catalogs Reinvented: 1901 Burpee’s Cottages

How about combining two of my passions: Reinventing Antique Seed Catalogs and Little Cottages, into little 1901 Burpee's Cottages: The little cottages are very easy to make with a hot glue gun: INSTRUCTIONS: Print on cardstock (I use Canon Matte Photo paper (160g) Cut out the cottage (all the solid lines) Score on the dotted lines… Continue reading Antique Seed Catalogs Reinvented: 1901 Burpee’s Cottages

DIY · Ephemera

Antique Seed Catalog Reinvented – 1899 Henderson’s Back Cover Picture

The back cover of the same 1899 Henderson's Seed Catalog that I used yesterday, is equally fabulous, and simply had to become a garden picture: The genuine vintage harvest image is from the amazing Petrine Wiik Collection Click Petrine's badge below if you wish to download the harvest crew: To create the images for using outside, I… Continue reading Antique Seed Catalog Reinvented – 1899 Henderson’s Back Cover Picture

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Antique Seed Catalog Reinvented – 1898 Livingston’s Farm Frame

Inspired by 2amscrapper I have chosen one of the really farm-looking seed catalog covers to create the next frame: We all have farm ancestors, so why not fame their photo with style? Once again I used a Petrine Wiik Collection photo, or rather, a selection of a photo: And here is a low resolution preview… Continue reading Antique Seed Catalog Reinvented – 1898 Livingston’s Farm Frame