Westward Ho! Charles shouted, his enthusiasm for adventure overtook him, as all the possibilities created cracks in his conventional veneer, letting his inner most thoughts seep through, overwhelming him. Go forth Charles, meet your destiny!
The ephemera: dammaged vintage portait; vintage book cover.
The found objects: tiny gears from antique pocket watches; vintage brass key.
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He was fully functional, keyed up and ready for his first Autonomous Adventure as an Automaton. No Droguerie necessary.
Mechanical Pink @ two hoots gallery
The ephemera: original French billhead from 1900; High quality reproduction of a natural history illustration of a fish.
The found objects: vintage fish tackle; tiny antique key; antique typewriter and watch parts.
Size: 6 inches square on wooden substrate.
He was timeless, literally. He could flit in and out of the time space continuum at will. It was just the way he was hard-wired. He embraced his “exceptionality”.
Time travelling owl
The ephemera: Antique French document circa 1800s; high quality reproduction of natural history illustration of an owl.
The found objects: vintage watch movement; parts and dials; vintage royal typewriter parts; small metal salvaged items.
Size: 7 inch square
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Downton Abbey was hiding a dark secret. No one ever spoke about the “Other” sister.
She was hidden away in the attic…oh wait that was Jane Eyre.
Lady Elvira was holed up in the tower , the evil genius mastermind, behind all the troubles that befell the inhabitants of the Abbey, both upstairs, and down.
The ephemera: Vintage Document from 1800’s; vintage technical drawing; high quality reproduction of vintage portrait.
The Found objects: antique watch parts; old royal typewriter parts; vintage pen nibs; nasty old bottle.
Size: 7 inches square on wooden block
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