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Wednesday, August 7, 2013

the wife tells me: "post the hippo!"

I tell the wife, with some excitement and enthusiasm: "I have something else wonderful to post Wednesday, but I made my first ever hippo bank!  I make elephant banks, penguin, dog, etc, AND make hippo bowls and sugar bowls, but never made a bank before!" and she is like
"but that sounds exciting, post the hippo!" So I am, freshly made and drying.  With a doodle of it!
Have an awesome Wednesday!


smartcat said...

That is, without a doubt, the hippest, happiest hippo I have ever seen!

bartster said...

hippo-pots! If you own one is it a 'hippo-pot-a-mine"? Great work!

Claudia from Idiot's Kitchen said...

Fabulous! I love it!

Barbara Rogers said...

What a great smile...he looks just like his daddy!

Lori Buff said...

The hippo makes a great bank. Sweet.

~ Sil in Corea said...

This hippo is delightful! I love it heaps!

smalltownme said...

Your wife is wise and the hippo is happening!

auntjone said...

I love the hippo! I hope you will offer him for sale!

Busy Bee Suz said...

She is right...the hippo is SWEET!!!

JB said...

I am loving the swirls and curls on the pots. Handles and decorations. Hippo nice and fat for a bank.

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