Small, Medium, Large …Floral Friday

I was in the mood for contemporary design this week, so that urge is reflected in the three offerings today.  While studying the selected the containers, I realized that I had lined them up on the counter in order of increasing size.

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The smallest pot is an earthy, stoneware Ikebana base from Japan. It’s perfect for a simple arrangement of late summer blooms.

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A medium sized, chunky container from a different artisan, also from Japan is a heavy duty item.  I call this arrangement “Gerberas and Green”.  The dark toned glaze really brings out the neon orange color of the flowers.

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The large, leatherette covered two-piece floor vase lends itself to simplicity.  In this case, it holds a jumbo sized Ikebana.

I hope these have given you ideas for your own project, regardless of its size.

Ciao
mini-moiThe Blue Jay of Happiness thought of a Mark Twain saying. “It’s not the size of the dog in the fight, it’s the size of the fight in the dog.”

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An eclectic guy who likes to observe the world around him and comment about those observations.
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