Saturday, February 13, 2010

Wooden plate

approx. 8-9" long


Wooden fish

Chinese fish, approx. 6" long

Chinese wood objects


Stone bird


Another small ceramic teapot (decorative only)

More knick-knacks (aka tchotchkes)

A small Chinese vase with dragon, even smaller Chinese vase with dragon, painted wooden spoon

Spoon and white vase TAKEN


Ted Kennedy speaking at the 1972 Democratic National Convention in Miami, with Leah sitting on the dais.



Green enamel on copper (possibly made by Leah) on stand (center); left, small teapot; right, ceramic pitcher

teapot TAKEN

Small statue

approx. 6-7" high


A photograph of Coretta Scott King (a graduate of Antioch College) speaking at Antioch.

Chinese objets

small jade cat, white ceramic box


Chinese herons

Herons in a wooden frame stand


Chinese bird on a round tile

approx. 5" in diameter, and with stand

Chinese box

This box (approx. 6" long) has a sliding top with dragon image and contains scenic Chinese postcards. Or you could put your own postcards inside.


Chinese print -- butterfly and peonies

Leah bought this print at the shop of the museum home of a Tang dynasty poet, Du Fu, in Chengdu. After she bought it, she learned that it had been painted by the young woman guide at the museum. The print is 18-1/4" x 15-1/2" high.


Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Leah's embroidery - Hallmark card and detail

This embroidery won first place in a competition held by the Embroiderers' Guild, Biscayne Bay chapter. It's about 35 inches high.

Leah's embroidery - cats' eyes