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Vase Work …Floral Friday

Today’s projects began with my decision to clean and polish a vintage Indian brass vase. After four applications and buffings, the vase looked presentable again. The two remaining vases were slightly dirty but cleaned up in a jiffy. Assembling flower … Continue reading

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Contemporary Stylings …Floral Friday

All three of today’s Floral Friday projects are both contemporary and impulsive. I wanted to express a modern flair with contemporary vases. The projects needed to arise at the spur of the moment. They were assembled while music from Jean-Michel … Continue reading

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Base Red …Floral Friday

While wearing a medium red tee-shirt, I washed and polished three red vases. I like to work with red containers when the weather is hazy and overcast. Today, I have three variants of vases featuring various shades of the color … Continue reading

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Floral Tuesday

Rainy and foggy days are personal catalysts for creativity. This has been a great month for creativity because of the amount of rainy days. The rainy days have coincided with new pottery and glass pieces that people have gifted to … Continue reading

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Dare To Be Blue …Floral Friday

My friend Jonathan stopped by the house just as I was preparing to create some floral arrangements. He noticed that the containers were all rich, blue-colored glass. Jonathan remarked that he knew I love primary colors, but I rarely use … Continue reading

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Footed Pottery …Floral Friday

Pottery with a foot seems like an absurd concept. The idiomatic name for the bases of some containers usually brings a smile to my face when I think of it out of actual context. This week’s three projects feature containers … Continue reading

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April Vases …Floral Friday

This month seemed to get a late start this year if the beginning of April is judged by present Nebraska weather patterns. We still had blizzard conditions in parts of the state half-way through the calendar month. Our non-snow days … Continue reading

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