Friday, July 4, 2014

Flag of the Free


"Flag of the free, fairest to see!
Borne thro' the strife and the thunder of war;
Banner so bright with starry light,
Float ever proudly from mountain to shore."


~ Unknown Author ~


Printable set of patriotic gift tags or bookmarks,
and printable sheet of 10 tags, 2 x 4" each, below.
Printable sheet of tags featuring lyrics to "America the Beautiful,"
and 8.5 x 11" sheet music I've scanned and partially restored,
from my personal collection of ephemera.


Here are the free graphics
& sources
used in my artwork:


*clkr.com Free Clipart*
United States flag
 
*imagesbykim*
Flag of the Free sheet music
 
*The Vintage Moth*
America the Beautiful sheet music 

*Lilac & Lavender*
Fabric texture


Thanks for stopping by!
Have a safe & fun holiday weekend!

Monday, June 9, 2014

In Full Bloom

"Life and love are very precious
when both are in full bloom."

~ Louisa May Alcott ~


Blue hydrangea tags approx. 2.5" x 4" each.
Postcard graphic approx. 3.5" x 5.3"

Printable sheet of 4 notepapers, 4" x 5" each.
Vintage blue hydrangea stationery 8.5" x 11"


Printable vintage music & hydrangea tags:


Here are the free graphics
& sources used in my artwork:

*The Graphics Fairy*
Blue hydrangea
Round frame


*TucksDB*
Postcard border

*Lost & Taken*
Grungy wallpaper texture

*Carol Anne's Boutique*
1908 French letter

*Shadowhouse Creations*
Softly aged sepia texture

*Lilac & Lavender*
Postcard back

The sheet music used in the last set of tags
is from my personal collection, c. 1940.



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Tuesday, June 3, 2014

We Bring Roses...


"We bring roses, beautiful fresh roses,
Dewy as the morning, and coloured like the dawn."


~ Thomas Buchanan Read ~


 Gift tags printable ~ note the intertwining roses.
Printable 8.5" x 11" stationery with roses and handwriting, below.


I couldn't decide between postcard borders, so here are both versions.
The first postcard is approx. 5.3" x 3.5" and the second approx. 5.5" x 3.5"




Printable sheet of 4 notepapers or journal cards, 4" x 5" each.
Printable vintage roses ~ 8.5" x 11" image.


Printable featuring 2.7" x 3.2" notecards and approx. 2" x 3" tags.


Printable sheet of 12 tags, each approx. 2" x 3".


Here are the free graphics
& sources
used in my artwork:


*TuckDB*
Bouquet of roses

*Carol Anne's Boutique*
1908 French letter

*Lost and Taken*
Grungy wallpaper texture

*Lilac & Lavender*
Postcard back
Postcard back, scalloped border


I also created a Facebook cover photo
which you are free to use.  It's available
on Lilac & Lavender's FB page.



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