Vintage images reborn, Marie Antoinette before and after

Wendys artworkMany of you may wonder where I find my Marie Antoinette and other

Β lovely vintage characters for my artwork and designs.

Well, most are readily available as public domain images in their original form.

However they undergo dramatic facelifts and costume changes in my hands,

working with photoshop and sometimes original watercolour and gouache.

Many hours of work goes into their transformation.

My goal is to achieve a visual harmony with the past and present

adding exquisite detail and charm.

I love to transform beautiful new characters from the old,

sometimes very shabby vintage images.

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Mulberry Muse cards now at The Works Glebe!

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“The Works” Glebe has long been a favourite place of ours to find wonderful vintage pieces.

We have collected many much loved pieces of furniture and oddities

from this enchanting shop of pre loved treasures.

I am so excited therefore to now be selling my cards at “The Works”!!!

My first real shop local “Bricks and Mortar ” venue:)

If you live in Sydney please drop in for a browse and maybe a Mulberry Muse card !

“The Works” can be found at 62 Glebe Point Rd, OPEN 7 days 10am-6pm

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The Works a mix of art, industry, antiques & oddities at their multi-vendor premises in Glebe

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A few treasures we have bought from The “Works”

The red table and the console below

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Vintage style High Tea

If you are planning a High tea this new year we have some gorgeous new invitations.

Stunning Marie Antoinette cards in a gorgeous colour palette of pink, aqua and gold.

Trimmed with rounded corners and hand finished in gold edging,

a perfect way to invite your special friends to tea.

Marie macarons invitesThe reverse side is all ready forΒ  you to add your personal details by hand.

Marie macarons invites bkThe invitations are in store now at Mulberry Muse etsy shop

 

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Madonna and child Christmas art

10747930_1526663224247564_1953879165_nEthereal Madonna and child Christmas collage.

Beautiful vintage lace border, holy card.
L’amour de dieu, the love of God.

Using the public domain image of William-Adolphe Bouguereau, L’Innocence
I merged paper lace borders and vintage ephemera to create beautiful piece for Christmas.

It is available as cards and prints from Cafe Baudelaire and Mulberry Muse.

l amour de dieu

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