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Aging character

Aging character

What’s Your Real Age?

What's Your Real Age?The secret to a long, healthy, age-defying life: Live right!

Walter Crane, The Swans, 1875.

Swan, Rush and Iris dado wallpaper by Walter Crane from Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK. Crane achieved international popularity designing Art Nouveau textiles and wallpapers but is chiefly known for his illustrations of children's books.

and what about the books? Barbara Luel

bibliothèque Flicker by barbaraluel - can't find artist. watercolour on rough Arches paper

IvyCorrêa. Victorian editions at Bodleian Library - University of Oxford.

English Literature--Victorian editions in the Bodleian Library, University of Oxford. Nobody would need interior designers if their book shelves had these types of books on them.

I originally did this tutorial for http://100LayerCake.com, and it remains one of my favorite projects.  Here I’ll share the original post, plus some extra photos and details about how I make paper roses. These unique flowers can be bound into bouquets, or worked into creative centerpieces and decorations.   I use [...]

Paper Flower Tutorial: Storybook Paper Roses

The original tutorial for for Storybook paper roses, as seen on 100 Layer Cake. This is my technique for making roses out of book pages or sheet music.

Vintage books!!

antique leather bound books I love the spines on old books- they use to craft them so well

Ageless beauty at Rodin.

Ageless beauty at Rodin.