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Monday, April 29, 2013

Maude Fealy

Does anyone else out there in blogland find Maude Fealy fascinating as I do?  Ever since I saw this photo of her on a collage sheet ages ago, I always wondered who she was.  She's stunning isn't she?

A few months ago I came across the same photo with her actual name.  I, of course, had to Google Maude Fealy!  Maude Fealy, actually Maude Hawk was an American stage actress born in Memphis, TN. in 1883.   You can read more about her here.  More lovely photos of her here.  This is a collage piece I just finished with 3 photos of Marvelous Maude!  Thanks for looking!



9 comments:

suziqu's thread works said...

Hello Kelly
Yes Maude Fealy has been one of my favourites too and she makes a beautiful addition to any collage!
Hope you are having a great week!
Suzy

Jess said...

Kelli, thank you for the wonderful Fairy Tag! I love it! See you in the next Vintage Dragonfly swap!

Tracie Dean said...

She is also one of my favorites. Your collage is beautiful. The second image of her is one I see all over.....yet no two are alike!!

Happy Crafting,
Tracie
http://homeofthepurskey.blogspot.com

Sherry "Edie" & Marie Antionette said...

Hi Kelly!

She is so beautiful isn't she?! Thank you for the links regarding her life & photos, so kind of you to share with us.
Your creation is bright and lovely! Very nice combo.

Hugs, Sherry & Marie

Kathy A Delightsome Life said...

I have read, I believe, that she was L.M. Montgomery's inspiration for Anne Shirley, of Anne of Green Gables. And yes, I am fascinated too. I stopped by because I noted that you participated in the past in the Cottage Charm Giveaway and I am hosting my 4th annual Delightsome Cottage Charm Giveaway. I am providing a LINKY for any who'd like to add their giveaway. You can see my giveaway here:
http://www.adelightsomelife.com/2013/05/delightsome-cottage-charm-giveaway-2.html

I hope you have a blessed day,
Kathy

Eggs In My Pocket said...

I have never heard of her and glad that you introduced us! Her hair is just beautiful!

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Lynn Stevens said...

She is Beautiful, Great job on the collage too!
Hugs Lynn