Birds Christmas Postcard ~ Free Vintage Graphic

by Julie J on November 12, 2014

This lovely vintage Christmas postcard features two birds perched side-by-side on a branch of holly. The birds are brown and with red coloring around their eyes and on their breasts. One of the birds is singing. There are berries growing on the branch of holly and there are bits of snow on a few of […]


Bird on Branch Silhouette ~ Free Graphic

by Julie J on November 5, 2014

Here is a vintage silhouette of a bird perched on a branch that has many leaves. The illustration is from the December 1900 issue of The Designer magazine. Here is a black and white clip art version. Click on images to enlarge. Related posts: Bird on Branch with Leaves and Berries ~ Free Vintage Clip Art Birds […]


Ariosa Coffee Victorian Card ~ Free Graphics

by Julie J on October 15, 2014

Here is a Victorian advertising card for Arbuckle’s Ariosa coffee. The front of the card includes an illustration of four birds. Three of the birds are nestled in deep grass and one bird is about to fly off (or is perhaps returning to the others in the grass). From the information included on the back of this […]


Rose and Bird Card ~ Free Victorian Graphic

by Julie J on October 9, 2014

This lovely Victorian card features a pretty pink rose and a circle of branches framing a sweet bird. In the circular shape, behind the bird, is a bright blue sky over a country winter scene. The background of the card is a soft yellow color. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Free Vintage Image […]


Evening Bird Scene ~ Free Vintage Image

by Julie J on September 27, 2014

This pretty Victorian card includes two colorful birds perched on a crescent moon shape. It’s evening and one bird is sleeping. A full moon in the distant background lights the scene. A tree with fall colored leaves grows beside a cabin at the water’s edge and there appears to be heavy frost or snow on the ground […]


Swans Swimming on Pond ~ Free Vintage Image

by Julie J on September 23, 2014

This lovely vintage image features three swans swimming on a pond. There is a creek flowing, along a cluster of trees, into the pond. More trees, a mountain and a bird in flight are in the distant background. The illustration is from a book of poetry titled Gems from Whittier, circa 1900. Click on image to […]


Love Birds ~ Free Vintage Storybook Illustration

by Julie J on September 19, 2014

This vintage storybook illustration, titled Love Birds, features a young girl named Evie, and young boy named Jack, standing beside the cage of two turquoise-colored love birds. Jack is offering a piece of chickweed to one of the birds and the Evie is feeding the other bird a lump of sugar. The image is from […]


Birds and Birdhouse ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on September 11, 2014

This wonderful vintage clip art image includes two birds on a wooden birdhouse. One of the birds is perched at the top of the foundation board the birdhouse is attached to. The second bird is perched at the entrance to the birdhouse and looks ready to go inside. The illustration is from the March 1920 issue of […]


Birdhouses ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on August 7, 2014

Here is a collection of eight different types of birdhouses. Figures 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6 are for birds nesting in solitary pairs; 7 and 8 for birds which nest in colonies. The image is from the March – April, 1918 issue of Bird-Lore magazine. Here is my original scan. Click on images […]


This beautiful vintage postcard includes an image of pink and purple flowers in a tall glass vase. There are two birds flying close together, their beaks almost touching, in the foreground and more purple flowers to the left of the birds. The message on the card is: Birthday Greetings. For additional creative options, here is a version […]