Pioneers of Aviation - Jean-Pierre Blanchard & Wright Brothers First Day Cover
Pioneers of Aviation - Jean-Pierre Blanchard & Wright Brothers First Day Cover:
This great picture collage salutes that great pioneer of aviation - Jean-Pierre Blanchard who on Jan. 7, 1785 made the first balloon crossing of the English Channel. The collage features the First Day Cover of the Wright Brothers stamp whose envelope has been dedicated to the efforts of Jean-Pierre Blanchardto pioneer flight. On the day a stamp is issued, it is only available in the city where it is issued and the Post Office certifies this by canceling the stamp “First Day of Issue” creating a very unique collectible. Overall, a great collectible for anyaviationbuff.
The size of this matted picture is 8" x 10" and will fit any 8" x 10" inch frame (a standard size).
I make all these collages by hand. As a history buff as well as a lover of old movies and all types of sports, the key to each picture is the research behind it. Deciding what movies should go with a particular star or what game or series would best reflect a certain sports hero is crucial to a successful collage. I then design each picture individually and lay out the design on the mat. Finally, I cut each mat based on that design and assemble the collage.
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