A few nice Design Gift Ideas images I found:
Image from page 138 of “The literary digest” (1890)
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Title: The literary digest
Year: 1890 (1890s)
Publisher: New York : Funk & Wagnalls [etc.]
Contributing Library: Robarts – University of Toronto
Digitizing Sponsor: University of Toronto
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MOKlMMSKlir THE IDEA IS CENTURIES OLD The date when pottery was first made is one of un-written antiquity. Yet the genius of the ancient masterpotters, in converting the rude clay into wonderful platesand vessels, is always a source of amazement. And someof iheir secrets have never been re-discovered. However, the idea of pottery has meant much.to theworld in addition to its gifts of the beautiful and artistic.These have taken form in utilitarian articles which con-tribute largely to mans health, comfort and convenience.They are the modern bathroom fixtures of today. It is true that bathroom fixtures are also made of othermaterials and are often designed closely to resemble gen-uine pottery ware. But the natural qualities of potterycannot be produced in any way except with clay and fire.And these natural (.mes are what make pottery wareso superior to all other kinds. Porcelain baths and kitchen sinks; also vitreous chinalavatories and closet bowls, etc., are made on the samebasic
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Creating a Personal Design
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Sometimes I need to design a piece just for a treat to myself. Here I’m trying some ideas for this gorgeous pendant given to me as a gift from my jeweler friend.
Dr. Mike Mirro – 2015 TEDxFortWayne
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Dr. Mike Mirro
Research and Innovation for Fort Wayne
From the 2015 TEDxFortWayne #ConnectFW Event, May 16th in Fort Wayne Indiana.