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quit her full time job to be with her trucker husband on the road. she says "I actually do everything : website, shops, sending orders, galleries, and marketing all from the passenger seat of his truck. Bird Illustration, Illustrations, Whimsical Owl, Owl Pictures, Owl Always Love You, Wise Owl, Art Lessons Elementary, Owl Art, Painted Rocks

DESIGNER - adrienne looman

designer adrienne looman has a very heartwarming tale tell to accompany her cute designs and products. adrienne and her husband are newlyweds and he is a trucker who drives across country for weeks at a time, coming home for just two days and then gone again for a couple weeks. the routine began to take a wear on their relationship and so she had to make a really big decision, which adrienne believed actually pushed them in the right (and perhaps scariest and riskiest) direction. she quit…

The Fireside Book of Children's Songs by Marie Winn & Allan Miller, illustrated by John Alcorn, 1966 Children's Book Illustration, Graphic Design Illustration, Vintage Children's Books, Vintage Stuff, Vintage 70s, Vintage Prints, Kids Songs, Childrens Books, Poster Prints

The Fireside Book of Children's Songs illustrated by John Alcorn

BOOK INFO - The Fireside Book of Children's Songs collected and edited by Marie Winn, arrangements by Allan Miller, illustrated by John Alcorn. Published by Simon and Schuster in 1966. Fifth printing. Hardcover. Songs include - Hush Little Baby / Lazy Mary / All the Pretty Little Horses / Bingo / Go Tell Aunt Rhody / There Was an Old Woman / Eency Weency Spider / The Muffin Man / Pop Goes the Weasel / Six Little Ducks / I Know an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fry / John Jacob Jingleheimer…

John Alcorn, illustration for The Fireside Book of Children's Songs, 1966 Retro Art, Vintage Art, Vintage Style, 1970s Art, Mexican Flowers, Children's Book Illustration, Retro Illustrations, Textiles, Psychedelic Art

Reference Desk: The Library of Newhouse Design

More flowers from John Alcorn, Fireside Book of Children's Songs, 1969.

The Unicorn Pegasus is---in my daughter's mind---the acme of magical beasts. Did a male Pegasus meet a female Unicorn one day and the rest. Retro Kunst, Retro Art, Vintage Comics, Vintage Posters, Lagom Design, Graphic Design, Vintage Crafts, Psychedelic Art, Digital Collage

John Alcorn Unicorn Pegasus Print

The Unicorn Pegasus is---in my daughter's mind---the acme of magical beasts. Did a male Pegasus meet a female Unicorn one day and the rest...

A Letter to Anyone by Al Hine, illustrated by John Alcorn [Mail] may go by plane, instead, if you put on a n airmail stamp. And a special delivery stamp will make it go even faster anywhere in the United States. 60s Art, Retro Art, Vintage Art, Vintage Graphic, Vintage Cups, Children's Book Illustration, Character Illustration, Luba Lukova, Graffiti

Kid Lit Storytime

A Letter to Anyone by Al Hine, illustrated by John Alcorn [Mail] may go by plane, instead, if you put on a n airmail stamp. And a special delivery stamp will make it go even faster anywhere in the United States.

John Alcorn, illustration for The Fireside Book of Children's Songs, 1966 1970s Art, 1960s, Collage, Psychedelic Art, Children's Book Illustration, Art Techniques, Vintage Art, Retro Art, Vintage Posters

gold country girls

I love it when the geraniums bloom. They look so pretty. And, hey there, Mr. Trumpet Vine - you're not looking too bad, yourself: I cannot believe that I actually got some photos of this hummingbird! He did not mind the least bit that I was there; he was interested in his food, and his food - ONLY: Do you know what else I love? When the camera decides that it needs the flash outside, because it resulted in some rather lovely colors. Hummingbird - flit back by any old time!

John Alcorn, illustration for The Fireside Book of Children's Songs, 1966 Cute Illustration, Graphic Design Illustration, Watercolor Illustration, Graphic Art, Retro Art, Vintage Art, Vintage Ephemera, Peace Bird, Mid Century Art

Flower Power

Belinda Lyon, linen tea towel For Oxfam, via Yuko Trading Last week I gave a lecture about one of my favorite design periods, the colorful era of the late '60s-early '70s, when hippie and psychedelic inspiration blossomed everywhere, from children's books and ads to fashion and decor. This is a period that I can really relate to, quite obviously since I was a child at the time, and that continues to inspire me to this day... Arnold Varga, 1965 ad, thanks to Burning Settlers Cabin Villeroy…

A Letter to Anyone by Al Hine, illustrated by John Alcorn Different countries… Art And Illustration, Character Illustration, Graphic Design Illustration, Psychedelic Art, Book Design, Ephemera, Art Prints, Drawings, Poster

Kid Lit Storytime

A Letter to Anyone by Al Hine, illustrated by John Alcorn Different countries had different stamps, some square, some oblong, some triangular, and even some roundish ones, in every variety of color and design.