Design

A Penny for your Thoughts

I don’t make business cards for a living, nor do I ever want to.  Not that there’s anything wrong with that.  Art, sculptures, art furniture, interior decorating and interior design are what keep me up all hours of the night.   However, when a friend of mine asked me to help them out with a unique… Continue reading A Penny for your Thoughts

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Spectacular Hawk Conservancy

I admire art in all of its forms.  Photography is one of my loves as you might of guessed by now.  It’s creative, relaxing and fun.

 

Your deepest roots are in nature. No matter who you are, where you live, or what kind of life you lead, you remain irrevocably linked with the rest of creation
– Charles Cook

 

 

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The Darker Side of Tower Bridge

Tower Bridge is often mistaken for London Bridge. The popular urban legend of Mr. McCulloch who purchased London Bridge and sent it to Arizona mistaking it for Tower Bridge has been debunked.  I guess people will believe whatever they want to believe and I’ll leave it at that.       The architecture is amazing.  In October 1884, Horace Jones,… Continue reading The Darker Side of Tower Bridge

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The Guardians of the Tower

The guardians of the Tower ‘If the ravens leave the Tower, the kingdom will fall…’   Legend of the ravens Legend says that the kingdom and the Tower will fall if the six resident ravens ever leave the fortress. It was Charles II, according to the stories, who first insisted that the ravens of the Tower… Continue reading The Guardians of the Tower

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Tower Bridge Glass Walkway

We visited the Tower Bridge and walked across the spectacular glass floor across the high-level Walkways. A stunning and slightly unnerving view of London life, from 42 metres above the River Thames! The Walkways also offer stunning panoramic views of London for those too jittery to look below. Looking down we spied red London buses whizzing over the… Continue reading Tower Bridge Glass Walkway

Design

Concorde Water Glasses

A PAIR OF BRITISH AIRWAYS CONCORDE WATER GLASSES The perfect gift for the aviation enthusiast. Designed by Conran, exclusively for British Airways, crystalline glass made by Nachtmann (containing between 7-10% lead). This was the design by Conran for British Airways when it refurbished its branding of the interior  of its Concorde Fleet. In the base of each glass is the British Airways “Speed Mark” from manufacture. The artist impression of Concorde in take-off has been laser etched to these glasses, commemorating its status in aviation history. The glasses are packed in a protected presentation box, that showcases their beauty.