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What do magpies, tv and handicrafts have in common?

In my mind, quite a lot.

Driving back to Lodève after a slow and tiring market day in Lamalou les Bains, I found myself absent-mindedly counting magpies. 729 more words

Glassblowing Uncensored - The Beginner's Ins and Outs

Ever consider taking up glassblowing as a hobby or career? Check out this video that details an introduction to glassblowing: an art-form you may just fall in love with.


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Apologies for not posting for a while. I had better aim to be better at this in South America.

So unless you’ve been living under a rock you’ll know that Germany won the World Cup, and this was one happy country as a result of it. 1,521 more words


Clay and Glass, From Earth to Garden

Northern Michigan summers at Three Pines Studio, complete with plentiful sunshine and breezy afternoons, are an ideal time for outdoor exhibitions. The flourishing perennial flowers and healthy greenery not only makes for a scenic backdrop, but allows the relationship between art and nature to present itself. 263 more words


#glassblåsing #hadeland #norway #glassblowing (at Hadeland Glassverk)


10 More Fascinating Artisan Crafts

As has been discussed before in a previous list, an artisan craft is the practice of creating an item made to serve one or more practical functions and be influential as an artistic work. 1,581 more words




Glassblowing is the art of shaping molten glass into a vessel by blowing air into it through a tube. Its processes have remained essentially the same since ancient times. 54 more words