Posted: January 1, 2015 Filed under: Art & Culture, Entertainment, Food & Drink | Tags: 1960s, Christmas, design, Holiday, Illustration, Magazine, New Years, Party, vintage
The Party’s Over, detail from cover of Saturday Evening Post January 2, 1960. Art by Ben Kimberly Prins
Posted: December 31, 2014 Filed under: Art & Culture, Comics, Entertainment, History, Mediasphere | Tags: Boys Life, Christmas, design, Harrison Cady, Holiday, Illustration, Magazine, media, New Years, typography, vintage
This “bird’s-eye view” illustration by Harrison Cady is from an unknown issue of Boy’s Life magazine.
Posted: December 25, 2014 Filed under: Mediasphere | Tags: Architectural design competition, Boudica, Christmas, Christmas tree, David Horsley, Deck the Halls (Sing-Along Storybook), London, New Years, Victoria and Albert Museum
Christmas Card, example of the first known Christmas card being used, 1843 (hand-coloured watercolour on print) (for original design see 14897), Horsley, John Callcott (1817-1903) / Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK / Bridgeman Images