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Final Days of Firehead & Solar Torches

Our colorful and beloved heads are retiring. If they could talk what a story they would tell about all the places they have been! After the summer our torch website is shutting down and our solar lights will no longer be available. We are no longer making them. šŸ˜¦ This is the current inventory of… Continue reading Final Days of Firehead & Solar Torches

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Thanks for Your Support

For over ten years now we have been making these quirky wonderful solar torches. Well, they first started out as regular torches that burn lamp oil. And then for the last few years we turned them into solar lights by adding holes for the light to flow out through the globe itself. One thing some… Continue reading Thanks for Your Support

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The Healing Power of Color

  Recently we were in Venice exhibiting at a Fine Art event outdoors. It was a lovely day. A little cool for the winter in South Florida. Amazing blue skies though. And the sun was gently warming us throughout the weekend. Behind our canopy was a well manicured hedge of hibiscus. I kept feeling attracted… Continue reading The Healing Power of Color

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Using Color to Set Mood

JustĀ like viewing this glorious sunset, color is the easiest way to shift the energy in your home or office to create good feelings. You want the color to harmonize with the activity in the room as well. Using these two colors can create a balance in your room as you use these qualities. Using Salmon,… Continue reading Using Color to Set Mood

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The Abundance of Creativity

If you have ever looked out over a field of brilliantly colored flowers, loved the sound of hundreds of fallen leaves crunching under your feet in the fall, or appreciated the underwater view of scores of day-glo fish, you have experienced the magnificent abundance of nature. Creativity knows no bounds as well. If you give… Continue reading The Abundance of Creativity

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Changing of the Seasons

There is a natural rhythm of the seasons even in the South where the winds blow more gently in August heralding the coming cooler weather. It’s always a reminder, if kinda funny, because it could be 88 or 90 outside and I will feel this air drifting by, somewhat cooler, and swift, letting me know-it’s… Continue reading Changing of the Seasons

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Past Present Future

History presents wondrous objects d’art from artists we can only learn about from observation and written texts from their time. When for the first time an Impressionist understood the dissembling of light, its effect on the eye and how to represent it on canvas, we can only conjecture. Yet the timelessness and beauty of so… Continue reading Past Present Future