08 September 2008

Old to them, new to me.

Our librarian at school is finding and giving away tons of discarded books that were published in the 1940's to 1970's and I'm reaping the benefits. There are so many great illustrations in these books that not only inspire me artistically, but could make for some great art to hang on the walls. Here's a glimpse at what I found:










4 comments:

ali blagg said...

i am LOVING Those illustrations. esp the 50s one with the house. ugh, i love that style! these would be awesome in a nursery one day. i think we should have lived back then. lets start dressing up in 50s costume.

autumn scrivner said...

LOVE these! and love your blog!!!! also i've been looking at those websites from the recipes you posted on facebook, it is seriously making me sad that i'm in this dorm and can't make anything!

ali blagg said...

http://grosgrainfabulous.blogspot.com/

chelsie-dianne said...

I love those too...

PS... I think something is wrong with your site. There are a bunch of numbers and letters at the top where your logo usually is. I just thought I would let you know just in case if it doesn't do that for you.