arts enthusiast's photos


  • Experimenting with the shoepegs

    The flash on this photo shows off the colors nicely.

  • Experimenting with the shoepegs

    The flash on this photo shows off the colors nicely.

  • Spring City panorama and face sculptures



  • Spring City panorama and face sculptures


  • noisemaker, patented Nov. 27, 1928


  • noisemaker, patented Nov. 27, 1928



  • weathered figurines for painting...


  • Plasticville USA picket fence

    Of course, I bought this for the graphics on the package.

  • Multi-colored pegs

    Ideal School Supply Co., Chicago, Illinois. I wish I knew how old this is. I had never heard of shoe pegs before. I googled and found a bit of info about shoe pegs as used by cobblers, but never as a art/craft/educational item.


  • Ideal Shoe Pegs


  • Shoe pegs

    Ideal School Supply Co., Chicago, Illinois. I wish I knew how old this is. I had never heard of shoe pegs before. I googled and found a bit of info about shoe pegs as used by cobblers, but never as a art/craft/educational item.

  • Tate and Lyle sugar refiners toy truck

    Made in England. I found some on eBay. They are an old match box branded toy.


  • Vintage tow truck, sugar container and car


  • Vintage toys


  • Vintage toy truck

    No brand name visible


  • Vintage toy car and tow truck


  • Vintage toy car by Tootsietoy, Chicago, Ill.


  • Tootsietoy car, made in Chicago



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