Verdigris: the common name for a green pigment obtained through the application of acetic acid to copper plates or the natural patina formed when copper, brass, or bronze is weathered and exposed to air or seawater over a period of time.

Turquoise and Rust - (Oxidation)

This gives me an idea for polymer clay. Love the colors. Mosaic in Turquoise and Rust (by Janet Little Jeffers)


Shell detail - Beautiful texture too. There is a strong curving line to the shell that is visible in a counter-clockwise direction and spiraling around gradually reducing in size. What beauty a single thing can hold.

The stories that those eyes tell...

This man has the face of carelessness, as he sits with a blank face. However, his bright eyes reflect a full life. “The Eyes Indicate The Antiquity Of The Soul” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson ~ .and every soul has a story! (me)

every padlock should look like this

ancient lock and keys. Could you imagine a world without lock and keys?


Vintage typewriter--a real beauty. Learn about your collectibles, antiques, valuables, and vintage items


Not all that we see is necessarily called beautiful. With time there is a character that comes with life. These hands tell a story. I hope that my hands one day express the character and glory of my life well lived

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Vintage Greenhouses & Potting Sheds

incredible and unique shaped windows on this abandoned green house/conservatory