Tag Archives: vintage

Time to Create.


I created one 12″ x 12″ mixed media page. The background was made with old sewing patterns covered with Modge Podge.

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My Family.


I scrap-booked the First page of my Family Album, which is 12″x 12″. My Inspiration was “My Mother” by Helen Naylor from Scrapbook etc. August 2004.

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Making Hatpins. 🎨


I made a few hatpins, which I want to use in my scrapbooks. “Hatpins reached a peak of popularity between the 1890’s and 1920’s, as music hall actresses like Lillian Russell and Lillian Langtry fueled the popularity of large elaborate … Continue reading

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Pieteriza


I scrap-booked two pages of 12” x 12″ in January 2015 using photos of my paternal grandmother Pieteriza Cilliers Van Ellewee. (7.10.01- 7.7.1992). Please click on photos for larger images. Nikon D70 © This is a close up of the fibers and chipboard … Continue reading

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Caroline, Alberta


We drove through Caroline, Alberta, Canada on our way to the mountains on a beautiful Spring day.  We stopped at Caroline Wheels of Time Museum for a short rest. Dodge Fargo fire engine Circa 1953. Please click for larger images All photos Nikon D70 … Continue reading

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