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Unique Wedding Card, original signed art

Unique Wedding Card, original signed art
£25.00 1 Available
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Signed and dated one-off hand-stitched collage, made from discarded papers and my nana’s old thread.

10.5cms x 14.5cms, unframed.

Comes with a vintage grey Waverley of Scotland envelope, partially lined with tissue.

It is a one-off piece, never to be reproduced.

In keeping with my eco-friendly ethos, it will arrive in a package made from used magazines and the like. No single-use plastic and parcel tape.

Can be sent as a gift, with words of your choice.

To avoid fading the newsprint keep out of direct sunlight. If framing, use UV protection or museum glass.

Please be aware that if you live outside the EU you may be subject to a charge in accordance with your country's customs/duties laws.

Free UK postage (First Class Signed For). Overseas postage is Royal Mail Tracked And Signed.


This piece has been hand-stitched, using a vintage advert for Vaseline Hair Tonic (1952) and vintage Sylko Machine Twist, shade 42. I have used the actual artefact, not a copy, making the image 67 years old.

The hat came from a picture of Emily Blunt, as Mary Poppins, in the London Evening Standard (24.1.19). Again, I have sewn the actual newspaper and not printed another copy especially.

You can see more about the making of this piece on Instagram, by visiting the hashtag 2019sye1.

£1 from this sale will go to Arts Emergency. This is a small London based charity aiming to ensure university doors are kept open for those most able to benefit from, but least able to pay for education.

If you have any questions, don't hesitate to give me a shout.

Thanks for visiting,

Copyright: Alison Sye, 2019.

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