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Offline svazzo

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« Reply #10 on: August 03, 2006, 02:58:54 AM »
I was just going to say it looks like an owl.... weird, but thats why I like it!  :D
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« Reply #11 on: August 03, 2006, 09:05:08 AM »
:twisted:  :twisted:  :twisted:

I might be tempted to use it as a coaster for very hot things.

Or tiling for a urinal.

 :D I have a bit of a problem with slumped glass. Why is it always that really green sort of clear glass that is used? The sort of green that screams "utility, double-glazed windows" and precludes me seeing it as art?
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« Reply #12 on: August 03, 2006, 09:15:26 AM »
Quote from: "chopin-liszt"
Or tiling for a urinal.


 :lol:  :lol:  :lol:  :lol:

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« Reply #13 on: August 03, 2006, 10:18:19 AM »
:shock:  I like it too Paul!  It has that kind of sludgy 60's look about it and it does look like an owl - another very 60's design theme - it'd sit great in my e-shop (what does that say about my stock?) LOL


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« Reply #14 on: August 03, 2006, 12:38:29 PM »
Sorry Paul,
but I think it's horrid!
I loved the triffid, but this specimen is truly grotesque.
Wouldn't suffer it in my house! :lol:
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