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Folk art made from shells and pebbles. via lovedaylemon on flickr

I really like the feel of the woodcut and it is an interesting translation technique

Bookplate by Dennis Stephan - Hand drawn and cut replica adapted from original Pennsylvania German "fraktur" artwork (ca. 1830)

Issued by Goodwin & Company. Gymnast, from the Occupations for Women series (N166) for Old Judge and Dogs Head Cigarettes, 1887. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Jefferson R. Burdick Collection, Gift of Jefferson R. Burdick (Burdick 214, N166.27) #Olympics #London2012

Ryan Michael Bubnis Deze illustratie wordt bijna een dessin van veraf. Ergens is hij ook wel een beetje creepy, als je dichterbij komt zie je ineens allemaal mensjes die je aanstaren. Ik hou van vervreemdende beelden, dit is lieflijk maar toch vreemd.

(Circa 1770) Primitive drawing of a redcoat soldier on a spotted red horse ~ artist unknown. Hand drawn, ink & watercolor on hand laid paper. 1B

Chand Bibi Hawking with Attendants in a Landscape, ca. 1700. India, Deccan. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Louis E. and Theresa S. Seley Purchase Fund for Islamic Art, 1999 (1999.403) | Here Chand Bibi rides a white horse, whose lower half has been colored red with henna to symbolize its wading through blood (or bravery in battle). #horses

xx..tracy porter..poetic wanderlust...-Russian Matchbox Label | Folk Art