Picture Craft 1938- Many Years (12x16) Kit

  • Version1MtVernonCover+INFO

    Dimensions
    14" x 4" x 2"
    Manufacturer
    Picture Craft
    Manufacturer address
    790 N. Water St. and PO Box 695 , Decatur , Illinois
    Kit Contents
    one 12x16 canvas , up to 30 oil paints
    Notes
    Earliest Version of Cover , catalog in kit , general instructions inside cover of kit , specific instructions on canvas borders , no date on kit or canvas
  • Version2aSpringFlowerMiniaturesT-6Cover+INFO

    Dimensions
    14" x 4" x 2"
    Manufacturer
    PictureCraft
    Manufacturer address
    790 N. Water St. Decatur , Illinois
    Date
    1948
    Kit Contents
    one 12x16 canvas, up to 31 oil paints
    Notes
    2nd Version of kit , catalog and promotional forms in kit , copyrights on canvases starting in 1948
  • Version3EcoleDeBalletCover

    Dimensions
    14" x 4" x 2"
    Manufacturer
    Picture Craft Picturecraft
    Manufacturer address
    Decatur , Illinois
    Date
    1953
    Kit Contents
    One 12" x 16" canvas, canvas may be designed to be cut into 2 or 4 smaller canvases , up to 34 oil paints
    Notes
    some Version 3 kits have copyright 1953 on inside kit cover , others have no copyright on kit , canvases in kit have different copyrights
  • VersionBlueRibbonBowlOfRosesRO-1Cover

    Manufacturer
    PictureCraft
    Manufacturer address
    Box 1256 , 2220 East Logan Street , Decatur , Illinois
    Kit Contents
    one 12x16 canvas , up to 32 oil paints
    Notes
    Blue Ribbon version of kit , no date on kit , address on reply card , one 12x16 canvas , up to 32 oil paints
  • cVersionBlueRibbonBowlOfRosesRO1Kitontents1957

    Notes
    Bowl Of Roses , RO-1 , in Blue Ribbon Version , copyright February1 , 1957 on canvas , no anniversary motto , 31 oil paints
  • Version1MtVernonKitContent

    Notes
    Mt Vernon kit contents , no date
  • Version1wMtVernonCanvas

    Notes
    Mt Vernon Canvas , C No. 51 , 24 oil paints , no date
  • Version1xLeoTheLaughingLionV1952Cover/Paints

    Date
    1952
    Notes
    Leo the Laughing Lion , Series V , in Earliest Version but as many as 32 possible paints , copyright 1952 on canvas 17 oil paints , no Anniversary motto
  • Version2aSpringFlowerMiniaturesT-6KitContents/InsideCover1953

    Notes
    Spring Flowers Miniatures , T-6 , 2nd Version inside cover , copyright 1953 on canvas , 27 oil paints , 15th anniversary on canvas
  • Version2aSpringFlowerMiniaturesT-6MagazineAd

  • Version2aSpringFlowerMiniaturesT-6Promotion+Instructions

  • Version2EcoleDeBalletT-49in2ndVersionKit1953

    Notes
    Ecole de Ballet , T-49 , in 2nd Version kit , anniversary motto and copyright 1953 on canvas , 29 oil paints
  • Version2QuietWatersA-11Kit1948

    Notes
    Quiet Waters , A No 11 , in 2nd Version , 24 oil paints , anniversary motto and copyright 1948 on canvas
  • version3EcoledeBalletKitContents1953

    Manufacturer
    Picture Craft
    Notes
    Kit Version3 , Ecole de Ballet T-49 copyright 1953 on canvas, 30 oil paints
  • version3StagAtEve1954

    Notes
    Kit Version 3 , Stag At Eve JG6 copyright 1954 on canvas , 31 oil paints
  • version3SwissVillage1950

  • Version3TBirdsOfParadiseNodate

    Notes
    Version3 Birds Of Paradise E15 no copyright on canvas , 25 oil paints
  • version3ThorobredKit1951

    Notes
    Version 3 Thorobred E17 copyright 1951 on canvas , 22 oil paints
  • Version3USSAntietamCVA36Kit1954

    Notes
    Kit Version3 , U.S.S. Antietam C.V.A. 36 JG8 copyright 1954 on canvas , 17 oil paints