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"...one of New York's original Mad Men"

Now here’s an exhibition I’d love to see if I could just click my heels and hop on a passing transatlantic train.

‘Mac Conner: A New York Life’  is a look at some of the glorious illustrations drawn by McCauley Conner who began his career in the advertising agencies of Madison Avenue. 200 more words


Twelve Squares

Sharon Elphick. ‘Twelve Squares’

So at the beginning of the week I set myself a challenge to create 10 original artworks of postcard size by today. 91 more words

Artists At Elphicks

Recipes from Every Woman's Magazine May 1952

Yesterday I told you all about this fabulous vintage magazine I picked up at a vintage store recently.  Today I thought I would share some of the recipes that are included in this issue. 145 more words

Cocktail Parties

Everywoman's Magazine 1952

I picked up a few old magazines at a vintage shop recently that are dated in the early 1950’s. I have had such a great time leafing through them and reading the articles so I thought I would share them with you! 209 more words

1950's Glamour


Sharon Elphick. ‘Red Dot’

Day two, postcard number two. I’m not exactly sure what is going on here but I’m having fun. Trying not to think too much, just see what happens. 31 more words

Sharon Elphick

Ad men? Mad men....(absolutely barking)

Undies to be sold in. Not you? Don’t bargain on it. The will of Allah could catch you in your undies any time. Blushmaking? Not in Triumph fashion undies.

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