I can’t believe the year is over – which means The 52 Week Illustration Challenge founded by Tania McCartney is also over! It has been a great challenge to be part of and I have created over 52 illustrations that certainly wouldn’t have existed had I not participated. It was a delight to see everyone else’s creations too. If you would like to see the complete collection click here: 52 Week Illustration Challenge 2014 Week 51: Silhouette My other hobby is family history and I love the old silhouettes or Victorian era cameos that were in fashion as broaches and wall portraits. This is my daughter drawn using textas onto…
One of my many other hobbies is genealogy and therefore I am often looking at old photographs. Notice the Cloche hats they are both wearing which had been in fashion for about 5 years when this photo was taken in Jersey, Channel Islands (circa 1930).