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The Old Timers ♥ Grandma's Stuff ♣ (Mary Sedici)

This challenge closed about 4 years ago.

The Challenge

Please enter a work depicting any item, object, thing our ancestors used in old times (if you have the images, we can go back centuries)
♦ eg: old lamp, coffee grinders, furniture, agricultural equipment, dresses (skirts, hats, etc); customs, decorations; old greeting cards; vintage & collectibles
♦ the list includes old trains, cars, wagons, carriages, etc
♦ Media Accepted: ANY

Judging / Voting Criteria

Please vote for multiple works

Rewards & Prizes

Banner on the Winner Work

Additional Information

Eventually, a book was written on this subject,and the text bellow it is a summary of what the book was about.
♦ how people lived: how they built houses, wells and cyclone shelters; the domestic implements they used such as table lamps, coffee grinders and hand irons; the weather and terrible winters they endured; the children and how they were taught, played and dressed; and the machinery used on the farm such as ploughs and a stone-boat for hauling large rocks, etc

Cover Image: Old Wash basin/tub and Toilet jug by Pieta Pieterse

Completed

The Top Ten

Forever  by Susan Bergstrom

Forever by Susan Bergstrom was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 8 votes.

  • Old Aussie Dunny by Eve Parry
  • I got a silver machine by indianpeteee
  • Remember When by SuddenJim
  • Bellows / Blaasbalk by Elizabeth Kendall
  • Old Milk Can  ~  Melkkan by Pieta Pieterse
  • Old Fords never die, they just become picturesque 2 by John Poon
  • Bags of yesteryear by Ali Brown
  • Willys Wheel by Robert  Mackert
  • Tractor From Oil Days by teresa731

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  1. CLOSE UP CACTUS FLOWER ONLY

    CLOSE UP CACTUS FLOWER ONLY

    CLOSE UP *CACTUS FLOWER ONLY*

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  2. CLOSE UP SUNFLOWER ONLY

    CLOSE UP SUNFLOWER ONLY

    +CLOSE UP SUNFLOWER ONLY+ *No groupings of flowers, just want *ONE SUNFLOWER* in the shot. Ph…

    Entries close and voting starts 6 days from now

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  1. FUNNY FACE CLOSE UPS - HUMAN ONLY

    FUNNY FACE CLOSE UPS - HUMAN ONLY

    *+FUNNY FACE CLOSE UPS+ - HUMAN ONLY* *PHOTOGRAPHY ONLY* *FROM AT LEAST THE TOP OF THE SHOULD…

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  2. *TRACTORS*

    *TRACTORS*

    *TRACTORS* only, they can be new or old.

    Voting ends 3 days from now

  3. HEART IMAGES for a greeting card

    HEART IMAGES for a greeting card

    HEART IMAGES for a greeting card, but *no writing allowed on the image.* Also, no images of re…

    Voting ends 4 days from now

  4. SMOKE ONLY

    SMOKE ONLY

    SMOKE ONLY *Image must have a black background* *Photography only*

    Voting ends 5 days from now

  5. BLACK NIGHT CITYSCAPE

    BLACK NIGHT CITYSCAPE

    *+BLACK NIGHT CITYSCAPE+* No scenes with to many lights shining please. We want the effects yo…

    Voting ends 6 days from now