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on being a magpie

Now is always a good time to let loose your inner magpie and start spying for materials you might use to collage or decorate your journal pages.  256 more words

Getting Ready

secret of flat-to-3D ➂ perspective / 平面が立体になる秘密 – ➂ 奥行き

When a little paper cut out is standing in a relationship with another piece of paper – the set become a diorama.  There are some examples to show this transition in advertising ephemera, often with flat pack solutions. 251 more words

Paper Diorama

Gettysburg Hidden Treasures

1. Barlow’s Knoll;  Left for dead by his own troops during the first day’s fighting, General Francis Barlow fell grievously wounded near this spot.  Confederate General John B. 128 more words



The prolific illustrator James Montgomery Flagg (1877-1960) is responsible for some of our most iconic patriotic images, crafted to bolster support for World Wars I and II on both the home and battle fronts. 243 more words


Even if this one did exist - it doesn't now!

Two apologies first – one for the wobbly picture – the sheet was too big to go in the scanner, and secondly for the over large watermark. 90 more words


celebrate love

It’s dry, it’s finished and I renamed it, “Celebrate Love.”  Still celebrating the love of God I see in the birth of my new little great nephew, Harrison! 22 more words