Colonial artwork

Enhance the charm of your home with captivating colonial artwork. Explore top ideas to infuse your space with the timeless beauty and elegance of colonial art.
Colonial Artwork, Fraktur Art, Primitive Painting, Arte Folk, Folk Design, Art Populaire, Pennsylvania Dutch, German Art, Primitive Folk Art

The World of Fraktur

A flower from one of my frakturs, inspired by a historic piece. Fraktur—an early German American art which remains obscure to many, but beloved by those who have discovered the beauty of its worn pages, swirled and splotched with ink and age. How in the world did a girl in her twenties become an imitator of this historic art? Ancestors begin the story. Those immigrants from Germany settled in the blue mountains of Western Pennsylvania. They brought their color and designs along with their…

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Karen Bush