Artist Designed & Decorated Heart Shaped Vases: The TotCor Project

TotCor Project Heart Vases

These artist designed and decorated heart-shaped vases are made and are being sold to spread goodness. The mission of The TotCor Project, spearheaded by artist Pepa Reverter, is to spread the key values that constitute humanity in all its richness: love, kindness, compassion, ethics, respect, generosity and solidarity. Read more

LOVE Interactive Sculpture Is A Vase & Candelabra In One

Michael Kalish Interactive Love Sculpture

Artist Michael Kalish has released a new limited edition tabletop version of an interactive sculpture he previously created. In his “The Art of Finding Love” the word LOVE is crafted in 3 dimensions in either Poplar Wood or Gold Metal and functions as both a vase and a candle holder, depending upon whether you place it vertically or horizontally on a surface. Read more

The Voong Is A Vase. Or A Bong. Depending Upon Who Comes To Visit.

voong bong vase

Castor Design of Toronto has created the limited edition Voong, a combination vase and bong made of interior glazed porcelain and a sparkly copper neck. Read more

These Porcelain Barf Bags Are Sick Vases!

Porcelain barf bag vases

The Disposal Series is a collection of Air-sickness bags made of bone china that feature retro silk-screened graphics from Asian, Indian and Thai airlines. Read more

Pretty Painted Porcelain Vessels by Heesoo Lee

heesoo lee

Using porcelain as a three dimensional canvas, South Korean artist Heesoo Lee’s vessels, plates, mugs and vases are decorated with stunning hand-painted trees and flowers. Read more

The Classic Honeybear In Art and Design. 40 Awesome Items Inspired by The Bear-Shaped Honey Dispensers.

The Classic Honeybear In Art and Design

The classic Bear-shaped honey dispenser which has simply become known as a “honeybear” reportedly dates back to 1957 when Ralph Gamber, future president of the Dutch Gold Honey company, reasoned that “a bear likes honey, why not a bear of honey?” Read more

The FACETURE Machine and the Unusual Molded Vases, Lamps and End Tables by Phil Cuttence.

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The FACETURE series by Phil Cuttance consists of handmade faceted vessels, lightshades and an end table. Each object is produced individually by casting a water-based resin into a simple handmade mould. The mould is then manually manipulated to create the each object’s form before each casting, making every piece utterly unique. Read more

Remembering Eva Zeisel 1906-2012. Her Life and Her Work.

remembering eva zeisel

The world lost a legend on December 30th when Eva Zeisel died at the age of 105. In honor of her passing, I am reprinting a post I wrote on her amazing life and work in April of 2010. Read more