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Thursday, October 2, 2014

Gratitude...Shooner Redware


If you follow this blog, you know that I am a big fan of Shooner Redware. I have a nice little collection that I have gathered from here and there, and it still makes my pulse race when I dust and rearrange my pieces. I simply love the look of it...it is so authentic. 
My latest issue of Early American Life arrived last month and the page shown above advertised a limited offer of this wonderful Shooner platter.
The lone word Gratitude caught my eye and I was on the phone to order in a flash.


Today it arrived and I wanted to share this beauty with you. It is large...measuring fifteen inches across.


It is a limited edition of twenty...mine is #14.


It came straight from Greg and Mary's studio, complete with a certificate of authenticity with Greg's signature and a little bird drawing.

I love this beautiful redware...but I ordered this piece for the single word that appears on it. 

Gratitude is such a splendid gift...I love that it appears on this splendid plate. 
What a beautiful combination!

Enjoy the day,
Robyn




15 comments:

  1. How beautiful, love the Red Ware,Blessings Francine.

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  2. How very lucky that you could order it in the nick of time. Congratulations on your new acquisition. I'm sure it will be placed in a prominent place and just in time for Thanksgiving.

    Thanks for sharing your joy with us.
    Hugs,
    JB

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  3. Hi, Robyn, How lucky you are to get that beautiful red ware platter from Schooners! And a limited edition, too. I love his work also but alas, the only piece I have is a tiny Christmas ornament.

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  4. So lovely! Lucky you to get that plate. I love Shooner Redware, but only have one or two pieces.

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  5. Lovely ~ and what a wonderful word!
    Hugs : )
    Lauren

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  6. so lovely and how wonderful you were able to get that piece.
    Cathy

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  7. A beautiful piece. Glad you were able to add it to your collection!

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  8. So glad you were able to get the plate. Janice

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  9. Hi Robyn, what a lovely piece to add to your redware collection...love your Fall kitchen window decor, your have such a nice way of making everything look just perfect...hope your shoulder is improving...Hi to Annie...greetings, Julie

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  10. I love red ware and have a few pieces. Each one is a treasure. Gratitude! Perfect!

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  11. What a wonderful redware plate!! That one word certainly says it all too!!
    I love redware too and have a few pieces that I treasure!
    I know you will treasure yours!
    Warm Hugs~
    Julie

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  12. What a treasure.
    Beautiful.
    Woolie Fall Blessings

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  13. Grateful and thankful are priceless.
    Thank you for sharing your lovely plate with us ;)
    Rose

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