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Eleonor Boström Puts Her Ceramic Dog Sculptures to Work for You

Eleonor Bostrom ceramic dog sculptures

I spent some time in Cleve­land this past week­end, which includ­ed at trip to one of the best antique stores I’ve ever been to: Sweet Lorain. While there, I looked an impres­sive col­lec­tion of dog stat­ues (and end­ed up buy­ing a pooch known as a spaghet­ti poo­dle), and it got me think­ing about Eleonor Boström’s ceram­ic sculp­tures. I’ve long been a fan of how she mar­ries form and func­tion. Or, as Eleonor puts she depicts #dogsat­work. These pups are hold­ing plant clip­pings, match­es, and your morn­ing cup of coffee—and they’re doing it all with a smile.

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Illustrated products

My Weekly 7 Illustrated Product Obsessions

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1. The Bee by Barış Özyurt
2. Le Loup, a hab­er­dash­ery mul­ti tool by Dominic Coballe (a Kick­starter!)
3. Milk Jug Vase by Dana Bechert
4. Porce­lain Pedestal Dog Stand by Eleonor Boström
5. Flo­ral Fox Trans­par­ent iPhone Case by Papio Press
6. Con­ver­sa­tion Crew Socks by Tin­toret­ta for Anthro­polo­gie
7. Moth Riso­graph Sta­tion­ary Set by Tal­lu­lah Fontaine

This week’s illus­trat­ed prod­uct obses­sions inad­ver­tent­ly fea­tures ani­mals. What can I say? I love crea­ture-themed objects.

To all my US read­ers cel­e­brat­ing Thanks­giv­ing, I hope you had a hap­py one! I’m out west, hang­ing out in the red rocks of south­ern Utah—a far cry from the East­ern seaboard.

Look­ing for a fun week­end project? Sign up for my Skill­share class: Paper Art: Cre­ate a Cut Paper Self-Por­trait. This short video series goes over tech­niques for cre­at­ing a one-of-a-kind por­trait that you can use for your social media pro­files (like I’ve done!).

Illustrated products

Illustrated Product Obsessions: 8 Pieces for Your Fall Wardrobe

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This week, I’m depart­ing from my typ­i­cal Illus­trat­ed Prod­uct Obses­sions for­mat. Above you’ll find my obses­sions, but they’re geared towards the cool­er months. Sweaters, mit­tens, cozy socks… I can’t wait!

1 // Sun­dara High Waist Leg­gings by Sim­ka Sol
2 // Gar­den Mosa­ic Sweater by SHili­con­fET­TI°
3 // Wool Beanie by Sour­puss Knits
4 // Coil Bracelet by Meye­lo
5 // Dog Cup with Saucer by Eleonor Boström
6 // Wild Wood­land Sweater by Don­na Wil­son
7 // Flower Mit­tens by Don­na Wil­son
8 // Rain Drop Crew Socks by Yu Square

Illustrated products

My Weekly 7 Illustrated Product Obsessions

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1 // Valenti­no Space-Embroi­dered Satin Booties (sad­ly, these are sold out… but still so pret­ty…)
2 // Skunk Plush Pil­low by Three Bad Seeds
3 // Con­nifer Col­lec­tion han­kies by Ale­na Tkach for R.CULTURI
4 // Ceram­ic Hang­ing Planter ‘Olivia’ by Megan Clarke (avail­able on Lit­tle Deer)
5 // Mar­guerite Blouse Navy by Mina Per­ho­nen
6 // Flower Bud Vase by Eleonor Boström
7 // Hen­ri & Evelyn’s Return Home Dio­ra­ma Neck­lace by Minia­tures for a Mod­ern World (via So Super Awe­some)

Hap­py week­end, ya’ll! If you need me, I’ll be sewing for­ev­er on my Bal­ti­more Bites project.

Ceramics, Lately & Liked

Prickly Edges & Crying Pots: 12 Ceramics that Caught My Eye

On my “beau­ti­ful break­ables” Pin­ter­est board, I pin a bunch of ceram­ics that I intend to share on Brown Paper Bag but they nev­er seem to make it on the site. Well, here they are! This post could also be about ceram­ics that have faces on them, because there are a lot of them fea­tured here. What can I say? I love things with eyes.

Enjoy, and have a hap­py week­end!

BPB Projects, Ceramics

It’s Your Last Chance to Score Eleonor Boström’s ‘Lost Dog’

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If you’ve had your eye on Eleonor Boström series Lost Dogs, or haven’t seen it yet, then check it out — Feb­ru­ary 28th will be your last chance to adopt these adorable ceram­ic dogs out of my shop.

Eleonor Boström is a ceram­ic artist and illus­tra­tor based in Berlin, Ger­many. You might have seen her dogs in cups float­ing around the likes of Pin­ter­est. Like the rest of her work, these dogs are hand­craft­ed by Eleonor and com­plete­ly unique. She craft­ed the series Lost Dog exclu­sive­ly for my shop!

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Miscellany

OPENING! Lost Dog: new ceramics by Eleonor Boström

dogs1So, I’ve talked about it for a cou­ple of months now, but the Lost Dog exhi­bi­tion through eyra illus­tra­tion gallery is now LIVE! I’m so excit­ed to share with you Eleonor Boström’s beau­ti­ful ceram­ic works. She’s sculpt­ed dogs, a boat, and dogs with boats. It’s all for sale in the Lost Dog shop. You can also view the show in its entire­ty here. In the com­ing weeks I’ll be adding to this web­site and adding some fun ani­ma­tions.

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