This post started in 2016 when I first shared some images of my old white crockery, these oddments of vintage porcelain, ironstone, china, ceramic & faience. It's a small but mixed collection I have of tureens, platters, jugs, plates & bowls including old mixing bowls. I'm drawn by the inherent beauty of these once … Continue reading Vintage Ironstone Porcelain Faience China Ceramic
Following on from (1) & the tin wall grows, grows . . . progressing along the wall Indeed one must consider power points/outlets. After the tin square is cut I carefully measure & cut out the spots for the electrical outlets. Yes, the … Continue reading Beautiful Rust in Self Isolation: Recycling & a Rusty Pressed Tin Wall (2)
Sharing this project, a work in progress, in 2 posts so you can see the wall evolving from the plain gyprock/drywall it was into a feature wall with vintage rusty patina made from old pressed tin. I have had these mixed pieces of pressed metal lying around for some years now. I knew I … Continue reading Beautiful Rust in Self Isolation: Recycling & a Rusty Pressed Tin Wall (1)
It's the beginning of October & we are into the second month of spring here. How beautiful are the gardens now ...