Category Archives: Art

Garden Sculpture, Zinc Planters New and Repurposed, This & That

When your house is a small 1960s townhouse with a bijou garden to go with it, you feel the sudden need to choose garden ornaments that add something a bit special. And I’m not just talking about the marauding t-rex. … Continue reading

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On Life and Lava Vase’s 15 Minutes of Fame

How cool is this–Berlin-based artist Elisandra has featured one of my West-German vases in a recent work of art of hers! From our dining room table… …to the realm of poster art! Spot it? Elisandra’s depictions truly capture the sense … Continue reading

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Saturday Treasures & Fat Lava Art

It really is official now: my husband’s caught the pottery bug. He’s getting good at spotting nice pieces too, the above Roth vase is his find (and my first with this particular glaze and colour combination.) Roth seems to be … Continue reading

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Artist feature: Jürgen Feneberg

One of my favourite pieces of art in our home is this work by the German Berlin-based artist Jürgen Feneberg. I bought it from him at an outdoor art market in Berlin when I was a 20-year-old university student many … Continue reading

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