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Fords And Florals …Floral Friday

A couple of scale model vehicles needed a clean-up this week, so a small, soft-bristled paintbrush was put to use. After the two Fords were clean again, I decided to use them as props for this week’s Floral Friday. A … Continue reading

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Old Pots …Floral Friday

The last week of the month rolled around. It seemed like as good of a time as any, to sweep the basement floor. Fortunately, I’ve been able to keep the 100-year-old basement fairly well organized throughout my years in this … Continue reading

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Orange Spotlighted …Floral Friday

I had resigned to the probability that there would be no day lilies near the front door at all this year. The plants were a third of their usual height and most of the bulbs had not even sprouted. The … Continue reading

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Late Spring Projects …Floral Friday

Plants with their flowers have grown more substantial and rich this time of year in North America. With that in mind, I decided to play around with stronger containers, too. This week’s projects reflect a more bold approach to composition … Continue reading

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Animaux …Floral Friday

It’s been awhile since animal themed pottery has been featured on the Friday blog. Today, I selected three different approaches that artisans used to shape their creations into animal form. A mid 20th century mini-planter expresses the graceful lines of … Continue reading

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April Projects …Floral Friday

April in the Great Plains of North America has radical weather shifts. One day it may be a mild 70-degrees Fahrenheit, the next could be 17-degrees. Sunny one day, snow the next, sunny again, then rain showers. I’ve been eager … Continue reading

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Figurals …Floral Friday

Scaled down representations of things in our world have been popular for ages. Furthermore, miniaturization has become somewhat of a fetish during the contemporary era. Today’s floral projects take advantage of that theme in an artisanal sense. Many of today’s … Continue reading

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