Tag: Ceramics

  • How to Sow and Grow your own Sunflowers and Marigolds

    How to Sow and Grow your own Sunflowers and Marigolds

    It is almost half a century (time flies) since I tried to grow flowers or tomatoes in a pot from seed to final product. Back then we used those plastic trays with wet cotton wool and seeds neatly placed in long straight lines. After a few days, by some miracle, a tiny leaf would pop […]

  • Art for Youth returns to the Mall Galleries in London

    Art for Youth returns to the Mall Galleries in London

    As the British Prime Minster went on TV to announce more Covid doom and gloom, Art for Youth Mall Galleries returned to London. The Mall Galleries are just a stone’s throw from 10 Downing Street, seat of the UK’s Prime Minister. Art for Youth is an annual charity private view. We love the curation of […]

  • Scandinavian Jewelry: Georg Jensen and the Designer

    Scandinavian Jewelry: Georg Jensen and the Designer

    Whether your home is traditional English, casual Australian or Californian or super chic urban, you just cannot go wrong with Georg Jensen accessories. In Scandinavian Jewelry: Georg Jensen we show you the best in Danish silver and lifestyle accessories.  The Copenhagen design company is perhaps best known for its minimal, sleek silver and steel candle holders, […]

  • Famous Danes: The Legend Behind Bjørn Wiinblad

    Famous Danes: The Legend Behind Bjørn Wiinblad

    There are few names in Danish art and culture that are bigger than that of Bjørn Wiinblad. In famous Danes: Bjørn Wiinblad we show you his art and the man behind the art. The first thing that springs to people’s minds when his name is mentioned is his unique candle holders and design. Ironically, his intricately ornate […]

  • How to Decorate With Handmade Ceramics

    How to Decorate With Handmade Ceramics

    How do you add that extra touch of class to your new home? Ceramic vases, bowls or pots for plants and snacks are for much more than decorative purposes. In out post on how to decorate with handmade ceramics we take a look at different types of ceramics, sizes, shapes and uses. How to use them and […]