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OK, that was weird

turimel
The Shire


Jun 6 2008, 3:45pm


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OK, that was weird [In reply to] Can't Post

My little reply didn't actually contain the reply, just the quote! Strange! Anyway, what I had written was that Ceramics Monthly did a feature on one of the potters who made stuff for the LOTR films--I guess there were several. Anyway, this guy was a master ceramic artist and had pieces that sold in galleries for thousands of dollars--so it was probably kinda beneath him to make replica mugs and so forth for movie fans. Doing production pottery, making the same thing over and over again, can be kinda boring. I tried looking for him on the web and he didn't even have his own site at the time, but I found some of his gallery pieces for sale and they were amazing.

Of course that explains why all the pottery in the movies looked so incredible--they had a brilliant artist making it all. Just like everything else in the films.

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I have a confession to make - I'm rather scared about the Hobbit movies... greendragon Send a private message to greendragon May 12 2008, 6:36pm
    *hand shoots up, sirens blaring* Oh gd grammaboodawg Send a private message to grammaboodawg May 12 2008, 6:45pm
        now now, gramma, remember you are saving for a very big trip :-) // hatster Send a private message to hatster May 13 2008, 10:22am
    Maybe we should start a seperate bank account now. deej Send a private message to deej May 12 2008, 7:46pm
        A few years ago... CAhobbit Send a private message to CAhobbit May 13 2008, 3:46am
            Ive tapered my collecting to mainly Sideshow stuff now. deej Send a private message to deej May 13 2008, 12:01pm
                Man how cool would a giant Sideshow/WETA Smaug be... leo Send a private message to leo May 15 2008, 11:15am
    Oh, I'm with you on that... Jazmine Send a private message to Jazmine May 12 2008, 8:58pm
    Forgive my ignorance... Dreamdeer Send a private message to Dreamdeer May 12 2008, 10:25pm
        Lot's of useable items were released.... CAhobbit Send a private message to CAhobbit May 13 2008, 2:23am
            Such as? Sunflower Send a private message to Sunflower May 13 2008, 5:08am
                Long gone now.... CAhobbit Send a private message to CAhobbit May 13 2008, 5:38am
                Yes, Sunflower! You understand! Dreamdeer Send a private message to Dreamdeer May 14 2008, 3:13am
                    Etsy is the "drug" of choice for some of us. ;) Eowyn of Penns Woods Send a private message to Eowyn of Penns Woods May 15 2008, 4:00pm
                        Adirondack! Dreamdeer Send a private message to Dreamdeer May 15 2008, 11:56pm
                        Maybe for the wood elves? Idril Celebrindal Send a private message to Idril Celebrindal May 16 2008, 4:25am
                            I saw a little of it at work, which is ironic glorfin Send a private message to glorfin Jun 5 2008, 4:14pm
            That green flash on the horizon... Dreamdeer Send a private message to Dreamdeer May 14 2008, 2:58am
        A little delayed reply turimel Send a private message to turimel May 26 2008, 12:38am
            OK, that was weird turimel Send a private message to turimel Jun 6 2008, 3:45pm
    *nods head in understanding* namadriel Send a private message to namadriel May 13 2008, 12:24am
    Oh no ... Elven Send a private message to Elven May 13 2008, 1:35am
        Far from pathetic! Dreamdeer Send a private message to Dreamdeer May 14 2008, 2:56am
    I missed out on buying too much Kelvarhin Send a private message to Kelvarhin May 13 2008, 1:56am
    I'm one of those NARFs entmaiden Send a private message to entmaiden May 13 2008, 3:11am
        I stand with you, Entmaiden. Ataahua Send a private message to Ataahua May 13 2008, 10:02am
    Oh, man! Aerin Send a private message to Aerin May 13 2008, 3:14am
        Call me superstitious... Dreamdeer Send a private message to Dreamdeer May 14 2008, 3:04am
            Unfortunately, Aerin Send a private message to Aerin May 14 2008, 2:47pm
    When I told Nimloth Send a private message to Nimloth May 13 2008, 4:51am
    I don't regret my Burger King ring... Patty Send a private message to Patty May 13 2008, 4:15pm
        I'm probably in the minority here Kelvarhin Send a private message to Kelvarhin May 14 2008, 3:19am
            That elven brooch is LOVELY! Patty Send a private message to Patty May 14 2008, 5:16am
                Thanks Patty Kelvarhin Send a private message to Kelvarhin May 14 2008, 5:35am
                    That dress is lovely, too... Patty Send a private message to Patty May 14 2008, 4:18pm
                        It was and is very special :) Kelvarhin Send a private message to Kelvarhin May 15 2008, 2:02am
                    Now that's what I'm talking about! Dreamdeer Send a private message to Dreamdeer May 14 2008, 4:29pm
                        Thanks Dreamdeer Kelvarhin Send a private message to Kelvarhin May 15 2008, 2:01am
            Someday I'll photograph my collection of leaf jewelry, too. :) // Eowyn of Penns Woods Send a private message to Eowyn of Penns Woods May 15 2008, 4:03pm
            Nice! Idril Celebrindal Send a private message to Idril Celebrindal May 16 2008, 6:49pm
                Love F1 Kelvarhin Send a private message to Kelvarhin May 17 2008, 7:00am
    I know what you are saying! Compa_Mighty Send a private message to Compa_Mighty May 13 2008, 8:12pm
    Why aren't all the responses visible? Aerin Send a private message to Aerin May 14 2008, 2:07am
        Oh, there they are! Aerin Send a private message to Aerin May 14 2008, 2:09am
            Duh! Aerin Send a private message to Aerin May 14 2008, 2:42pm
    No need to move to a bigger place... leo Send a private message to leo May 15 2008, 11:14am
    just to say... greendragon Send a private message to greendragon May 19 2008, 8:59pm

 
 
 

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