Vintage Pattern Art

March 7th, 2011 in member junk     
RobynsNest RobynsNest, member
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I have alot of vintage patterns around the house and since I can't sew I put them to use as artwork.  I decoupaged them on a canvas.  They looked a little plain at that point so I decided to paint dress silhouettes on them.


Pattern or design used: My own design - Robyn Kauffman
posted in: member junk, vintage, artwork, decoupage, sewing, canvas, craft room, vintage patterns, silhouettes

Comments (7)

junkermidge writes: Very cool!
Midge Posted: 8:57 am on March 17th
sandyrae writes: WoW! Love them, very unique. Posted: 11:35 am on March 8th
bluebucket writes: Wow. These are great and since I'm a seamstress, I love this artwork. Posted: 11:23 am on March 7th
KMcG73 writes: Fantabulous! My 7 year old has decided to be a fashion designer - I knew I wanted to do something with old patterns for her, now I have a direction to head in with this idea! Thanks! Posted: 9:45 am on March 7th
SnowmanHill writes: I love your artwork. I am fascinated by old patterns. One quilting shop I know of has one whole wall decoupaged with old patterns, so cool.

dana Posted: 9:07 am on March 7th
JunkArchitect writes: I've always been fascinated by clothing patterns. They're the blueprints of the garment industry. Anyway, I think your artwork is the perfect repurpose...very cool!

Jim
Posted: 8:52 am on March 7th
RustyDiva writes: Love these! What great artwork and they would look fabulous in a sewing room or office or anywhere really! Great job. Posted: 8:23 am on March 7th
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