Michael Cardew: The Potter as Great Modern Artist
For his slipware decorations, sometimes inscribed with a finger wiped through the slip, which he had learned from Hamada, he drew on various sources: “Byzantine pottery for the birds, Chinese drawing ... like a perfectly fitting crown.
Weston, CT Moving Sale
Lovely home with furnishings for every ... Grandmothers clock, Leather chair & ottoman, collection of Pysanky eggs, linens, holiday, TOOLS, dog training agility jumps, crafts galore, garden club member, etc. attic still packed! Directions: Merritt Pky.,
Fast track to a greener lifestyle
“Recycler’s Basic Guide to Composting ... accepts donated materials ranging from carpeting and roofing to insulation and home and yard décor. 541-344-4809; www.sehabitat.org. Thrift stores Assistance League Gently Used Thrift Shop, 1149 Willamette ...
The craft of making things
AT first glance, Zuko Labo seems like your typical zakka boutique, stocking cute incense holders shaped like wooden houses with chimneys, quirky hiragana-shaped bookmarks, and pared-down but sleek leather ... means arts and crafts and “labo” means ...
Craftsman keeps the tradition of samurai armor alive
Strewn around him are his tools including brushes ... of Japanese traditional arts and crafts. Each piece comes to life through the expertise of Japanese traditional craftsmen through their wrought iron work, lacquerware, leather craft, metal engraving ...