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Collage Obsession: illustrate a quote

Over at Collage Obsession we were invited to illustrate a favourite quotation. This has been my favourite for a long time.

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I have combined the front and back of a mixed media postcard I made a few years ago, but it fits this week’s theme.

Collage Obsession provide a weekly theme to illustrate. You can see the other contributions here. Do join in some time.

Collage obsession: black, white and 1 colour

This week the challenge from Collage Obsession was to create a piece using black, white and just one colour. This is my contribution:

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The vintage postcard is one of mine. I used a soft brush to colour in the roses. The vintage frame is from Dover.

The lady on the vintage postcard is Mistinguett who was a French actress and singer, her birth name was Jeanne Florentine Bourgeois. She was at one time the best-paid female entertainer in the world.

Collage obsession: vintage

This is my contribution to Collage Obsession’s ‘vintage’ challenge

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The image of the girl is from one of my vintage postcards, the background is mom’s toile from playing with brushes and the lace overlay is by piratelotus