Wednesday, April 11, 2012

U is for Under Water!


U is for Under Water!

Another page from the 1930's art scrapbook from the hand of a young lady long ago!

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20 comments:

  1. His thumb in the dike! What a great story that is, Coralie!!

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  2. Remembering that story from long ago...

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  3. Maybe this is where 'Thumbs Up' came from:)

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  4. We used to drive through an underwater tunnel that my dad just told me was recently filled. This picture reminds me of my fear of being in that tunnel and knowing all of that water was all around us.

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  5. What a beautiful picture. I just love these vintage pictures that you share.

    Teresa from Eden Hills

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  6. So cute! Kinda makes me think of us trying to solve the world's problems...impossible!:)

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  7. Wow pretty interesting. I love the colors!

    Letter U

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  8. I remember my mother telling the story of the little dutch boy who plugged the dam with his finger. Great illustration Coralie,

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  9. Hi Coralie, I haven't been on for the longest time, missed seeing your wonderful posts.
    I remember this story from long ago when I was just a child.
    Jackie

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  10. I remember this story. Fantastic post.

    Herding Cats

    http://seathreepeeo.blogspot.com

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  11. Visiting from Alphabe-Thursday for the first time.
    Great post for the letter U.

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  12. HI CORALIE, I REMEMBER THIS STORY...THE LITTLE DUTCH BOY PUTTING HIS THUMB IN THE DIKE AND SAVING THE TOWN.
    I USED TO HAVE THE BOOK.....LOVE YOUR HEADER....MY GRANDDAUGHTERS WOULD JUST LOVE IT TOO....KNOWING THEIR LOVE FOR HORSES.....HAVE A GREAT DAY.....RIZZI

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  13. I always loved that story...

    =)

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  14. I am so glad he was there to hold it back.

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  15. And is it a water color? Nicely done♫♪

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  16. I always felt bad for the poor boy!

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  17. This painting tells such an amazing story...

    Unbelievable artwork!

    Great post for the letter "U"!

    Thanks for linking.

    A+

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  18. Great contribution to "U"... and the photo is just great.

    Blessings,
    Spencer

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