Category Archives: Arts & Crafts

So Many Choices

The new Cobb Antique Mall opened this week in Marietta. Browsing through the aisles you see glimpses into the life of the artist. Some booths have whimsical pieces, some lend themselves to historical artifacts, some house beautiful jewelry pieces, some … Continue reading

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Shiny Little Round Things

Marbles. Most are round, some are flat. Some are clear, some full of beautiful colors, some are cat’s eyes. The General Store in Dahlonega, GA has barrels full of them. Growing up I remember playing marbles. Flipping them, rolling them, trying to hit … Continue reading

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Two Señoritas

When we visit L and N, our friends in Florida, we have to eat at the Two Señoritas restaurant in Sarasota. The food is delicious, and the coconut margaritas are a rare treat. The art pieces inside always fascinate me.

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Chihuly Collection

During our recent visit to Florida, we visited the Chihuly Collection in St. Petersburg. Dale Chihuly is world-renowned for his beautiful glass creations. The pieces in this collection are absolutely breath taking. Although the pieces appear to be small, they … Continue reading

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Musical Art

On a recent trip to Florida to visit friends, I noticed this piano located outside of one of the local restaurants in Sarasota. The pictures don’t come close to capturing the colors and artistry.

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Touched by the Sun

The weather has been cold and dreary these last few weeks so you can imagine how happy I was when I looked out on the deck and saw our Kokopelli wind spinner all aglow, encompassed by the sun’s rays.

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Christmas Rewind: Hidden Gem

R and D…that’s us, along with a hidden gem from the past. How many of you remember bubble lights? Did you have them on your tree?

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