|Yellow Umbrella Illustration by osioandalfred|
Umbrella Fun Facts
1. Other names include parasol, brolly, parapluie, rainshade, sunshade, gamp and bumbershoot (clearly, the last is my favorite).
2. Nearly all ancient cultures - including the Aztecs, Greeks and Egyptians - have records of umbrellas being used in some form.
3. Pocket umbrellas first appeared in 1928.
4. The modern folding umbrella was patented in 1969.
|Umbrella Paper Wall Decor by goshandgolly|
|Original Crayon and Aryclic Painting by alyxscalf|