20th Century Titans– The Art of Murano Glass

By Jules

Murano glass artists are veritable ‘maestros’ renowned world-wide. The art glass can be bought today online or directly from the artisans on the island. The skill and history of the craft means the maestros can command some eye-watering prices From the early 1900s  the avant-garde and art noveau styles were gaining strength in Europe and a…

The Art of Giving According to beeblostyle…..

By Jules

Christmas is coming – from many years ago I delivered a skill in reading micro-facial expressions, a gift and a curse – means I can’t be fooled if the recipient of the gift doesn’t really like it then I KNOW IT It hurts and I needed to resolve this deeply entrenched issue.   Money and vouchers…

Otto Keramik Bull Orange Smooth Glaze –

By Jules

I defy anyone to see and handle the Ruscha bulls and not smile..they are wonderful. Created by Otto Gerharz who started his career as Operations Manager At Ruscha Keramik. Mr Geharz Snr was the inventor of what we refer today as Fat Lava Glaze – the bubbly textured most vibrant of glazes and a key characteristic…