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detail of rats on statue of St Gertrude in Berlin

photo: rats of Berlin

This is a detail from a statue in central Berlin. I thought these rats were supposed to look cute and happy until …

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daily photo: ice on the spree

(Be sure to click the image to see the larger version) I know this isn’t strictly related to decorative arts, but I …

carved wooden angel candleholder at german christmas market

German Christmas markets

With only one day to go til the shortest day of the year, less than 8 hours of daylight and an official …

gingerbread man from a Berlin bakery

Daily photo: gingerbread man

Christmas is just around the corner and the shops in Berlin are full of seasonal treats. I got this adorable gingerbread man …

art nouveau snail in Prague

Daily photo: art nouveau snail

This lovely snail sculpture is adorning the side of a small built-in aquarium feature in the Czech art nouveau palace known as …

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Guten Tag

  I’m pleased to announce that I’m restarting this blog. It’s been a long time since my last post, but I have …

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Photo shoot

Oh where did the week go! I am getting very, very close to rolling out my fabrics for sale on etsy. I’m …

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Photos: Golden Gate Park

Hope everyone had a wonderful three-day weekend!I spent a beautiful sunday at the Golden Gate Park enjoying the weather and the botanical …