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Wednesday, December 7, 2011

frog tea!

I had to work hard on this limerick, and the wife supplied critical input on rhymes with "throw up".

Frog tea WON'T make you throw up,
This is how it might brew up:
Boil water until hot,
Pour into your teapot.
Frog is ON the teapot, not in, with a matching blue cup.


(teaset by Gary Rith)

7 comments:

smartcat said...

Very nice, Gary! The pots and the limerick. That frog has a great gesture!.(who me?!) Good glaze combo..like the way the blue and green overlap and the breaking over the texture.

Busy Bee Suz said...

Oh wow...great collaboration!!!!
Cute frog!!!

CiCi said...

Everyone likes frogs. Besides other frogs.

Claudia from Idiot's Kitchen said...

Gorgeous glaze! I had a tree frog hop into the house the other day. Dang, those things can jump. Cats...no help whatsoever.

George and Maureen Johnson said...

I really love this set Gary, it's "Ribbeting"! I love the colors and textures.....really a nice tea set...

Pauline said...

Hehe cute froggy teapot and the car and mug at the top of the page is awesome!!!

spokalulu said...

Sweet! The limerick, the glaze, and (I'm sure) the tea. :)

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