They were blowing bubbles as they drifted off to sea.
The ephemera: Original vintage charts from Coastal Waters; vintage atlas maps from 1946; vintage postal cancellation stamps from my mother’s girlhood collection. The top ones are from towns and hamlets on Vancouver Island and the Bottom one from towns around British Columbia.
Size: 7 inches by 7 inches SOLD 🙂
Monsieur Octopus was extending his tentacles out into the world.
Size 5.5 inches by 6 inches
The ephemera: original vintage map; Original vintage document; post mark from 1964; vintage bus ticket Cardiff; vintage stamps from New Zealand and Barbados.
Il s’en va au nouveau monde pour faire fortune.
Un dernier regard en arrière avant de partir.
Espoir et regrets se lisent sur son visage.
Par avion…pour de bon!
The ephemera : reproductions of vintage air mail stickers, old map, natural history image of owl and original vintage airmail stamp.
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Freshly picked flowers,
favorites, for her mother.
She can not wait to see
the joy they will bring,
Love is in the small things,
everyday gestures of kindness and regard.
The ephemera: reproductions of vintage portrait and antique botanical illustration. Original antique document from 1853, original vintage stamp.