Category Archives: Crafts

Butterfly Wishes.

“There’s an ancient butterfly legend that reads, ‘If anyone desires a wish to come true, they must first capture a butterfly and whisper that wish to it,”  “Since a butterfly can make no sound, the butterfly can not reveal the … Continue reading

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Steampunk Tags.

“A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure.” – Charlie Chaplin.

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Mixed Media Tags.

I love making tags, to try out new techniques and supplies. (Christmas prezzies, from mom to mom.) The tags are about 6 1/2″ x 3″

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I used a photo of my grandfather Jan Smit seated and an unknown gentleman. The photo was taken Circa 1930 possibly in Clanwilliam, Cape Provence, South Africa.

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C.P.M. Truter.

This is a photo of my Great Grandmother taken circa 1880. It was restored and colorized by Restoring and Coloring Old Family Pictures, a Facebook group. I have used this photo before restoration, you can see the post here.

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Do over.

Photos Restored by Restoring and Coloring Old Family Pictures. (Facebook group) Click above to view on my YouTube Channel. I recently discovered the Facebook group Restoring and Coloring Old Family Pictures. So I have been re-scanning and photographing many of … Continue reading

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I ❤️ Hats.

“How a hat makes you feel is what a hat is all about.” Philip Treacy

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Steampunk Hat.

“The game is afoot.” – Arthur Conan Doyle, Sherlock Holmes

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Steampunk Heart.

“The most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched, they must be felt with the heart.” – Helen Keller

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Paper Dolls.

paper doll noun Definition of paper doll: a paper or cardboard representation of a person usually in two dimensions for children to play with.

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