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by Darla Portfolio

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A Most Difficult Restoration

by Darla Portfolio
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What I really want to say is I DID IT!!! 😀 This piece is of a painting taken from a photo dated near the early 1900’s. For unknown reasons it was taken from its original frame and stepped on. (gasp) I had only 4 faded pieces to work from.  Portions of both faces and clothing […]

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Grandma’s Trunk – Part 5

by Darla Grandma's Trunk
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Happy Birthday Baby!! May 28th would of been Grandma’s 118th birthday. Happy Birthday Grandma!!! Also born on May 28th was her second grandchild. Who just happened to be my sweet loving Father. Happy Birthday Dad!! What a wonderful birthday present that must have been. Grandma always had a soft spot for Dad. When going through […]

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Grandma’s Trunk – Part 4

by Darla Grandma's Trunk
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Happy Mother’s Day! Mother’s Day was created by Anna Jarvis in 1908 as a day to honor one’s mother. Mother’s Day became an official national holiday in 1914. In the United States, Mother’s Day remains one of the biggest days for flowers, greeting cards, and also the biggest holiday for long-distance telephone calls. Grandma had […]

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My Latest Painting

by Darla Digital Art
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A friend of mine had a favorite photo of her son when he was a little boy. She sent me a copy and asked me what could be done with it. After layers upon layers of digital paint, and completely reworking his eyes… here are the final results. He is a little cutie isn’t he. […]

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Be My Valentine

by Darla Grandma's Trunk
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Be My Valentine… Valentines Day has always been a special day in our family. Dad would bring Mom a present of flowers or a special heart shaped box of chocolates. Dad never forgot my Brother and I. We got our own smaller box of chocolates. Each chocolate flavor was a mystery till bitten into. Brother […]

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Happy New Year!

by Darla Grandma's Trunk
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Happiness & Prosperity in the New Year! This postcard has been digitally restored. Found in Grandma’s Trunk, it was sent to Grandma and Grandpa from Grandpa’s Sister and Brother in Law in 1920. To see the original postcard just click on the photo above. More Stories and Photos about Grandma’s Trunk More Photo Restoration

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