Category Archives: Portrait

Hilda.


I created one 12″ x 12″ Scrapbook page using a photo of my maternal Grandmother, Heiltje (Hilda) Johanna Gertruida Pelser.

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Dolly.


I scrapbooked one 12″ x 12″ photo of my husband’s aunt when she was about 16 years old. My inspiration was “Sweet Memories” by Rebecca Carter from the Book “Scrapbooking Baby’s Cherished Moments” by Rebecca Carter. I used hatpins which I … Continue reading

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Old Fashioned Portraits Revealed.


We recently took some color photos of me dressed up in some of my vintage looking clothes, to recreate old-fashioned portraits, which you can see here. This is how we did it. We hung a white sheet against a door as … Continue reading

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Recreating Old Fashioned Portraits.


My husband took some color photos of me dressed up in some of my vintage looking clothes. I posed looking very serious as our ancestors did in Circa 1900 photos. I then added special effects in Adobe Photoshop, like sepia, … Continue reading

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