Free Vintage Clip Art
Free vintage Victorian clipart culled antique sources including ephemera, postcards, photographs, and other pre-1925 printed matter from my personal collection. Available for royalty-free use by artists and designers.
When this vintage rabbit illustration was published in an old Victorian book, this particular black and white breed of rabbit was considered “new”. Now my sleuthing hasn’t turned up what this variety is called today, but that shouldn’t prevent you from using it as clip art in your next arts & crafts project. I think [...]
A free clip art image of a pocket watch. With it’s ornate case and Roman numerals, it’s a must have download for digital artists with a steampunk or Victorian bent. I dislike the process of changing time. Daylight savings time, spring forward, fall back, all just a manipulation of time by “the Man”, an affirmation [...]
Here is a trio of vintage Saint Patrick’s Day postcards that you can use as free clip art. I forgot that I had picked these up last summer during one of my antiquing trips; consequently I’ve only just scanned them in tonight and might not have a chance to restore them before St. Paddy’s day. [...]
“The bright lamp that shone in Kildare’s holy fane, And burned through long ages of darkness and storm.” Although nearly every vestige of this saint is gone, she still lives as their patroness in the hearts of the Irish people. Her mother was very lovely, and the captive, taken in war, of a powerful chieftain. [...]
Here are some easy party ideas for Saint Patrick’s Day that come from an early 20th century book on socials and parties called Phunology. Irish Bubble Party Why not have something different for your St. Patrick’s social? Make enough tissue paper hats to provide one for everybody who comes to the social. Half the hats [...]