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more vases comin at cha

Found Object Vase, 2010

Found Object Candle Holder, 2010

gotta say, been having a good time taking pictures of my remaining vases of the year.  i plan on making just a handful more (some are christmasy in character and keep selling out so i will replenish that stock as well as some special order vases)

snuck in a new candle holder see photo above.  i am in love with that piece.  i love that i have no clue or desire really to know what it once was.  all i know is it is now a candle holder, bone like in shape, feel....something i would love on my table if i had a table.  but you know me, i like making things but dont really want much right now.

will keep loading new vases on etsy as i still have 80 or so ready to go. for anyone interested, i do have more white birches , more blue vases, more texas praries, more blue speckled sparrow eggs, more big reds, and on and on.  its all about the vases obviously.  least for right now :)


Each piece has something to say, about nature, history, economy of space, function...I love how you get to the essence of things, and I just adore your photos. Bravo!
deb said…
and I am loving mine, and the gift vase was a big hit too :)
paula said…
dawn, as usual your thoughts on things making me think. good stuff :) thank you.
thanks deb, i'm so glad ♥
Paula, love these vases and your photos are stellar! I love the vases somewhat graceful ungainlieness if that makes sense....despite how it may sound, it IS a compliment!!! What a knack you have for seeing the possibilities in the found object!
paula said…
patti...i take it as such. thank you for your compliments :) it is good to hear, never get tired of it as i always wonder am i REALLY being creative picking up found objects and doing so little to them? i love it and i'm glad others get it.
Philip said…
I like to imagine what it would be like if several of us bloggers could meet up an work on something collaborative. A sort of artists circus with every angle covered - including music and dance. There is so much talent.

Grat to see what you have been up to and thanks for remembering me.
paula said…
i think about us all getting together too philip. now we can count on you to make the movie :)
good to see you 'back' and i really wish you lots good juju in regards to your new endeavors
San said…
Love these vases!

Happy Thanksgiving, Paula.
betsy bensen said…
nice work paula, great photos to boot!
Teo said…
Wonderful Paula! I love love love those vases!! And you know what, I also love the stuff you find to fill them with for photos. You're amazing!
paula said…
feedback is everything. it really is.
and'd laugh...i walk by trees and yank branches off to stuff in a vase..i run around town with scissors and snip away bad....

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