Today’s inlet: Face Mug.

Category : Art, Florida, Islamorada, Miami
Date : October 24, 2012
Comments : (2)

Face Mug by artist Michael Douglas

Sitting on my workbench today, courtesy of potter and sculptor Michael Douglas. I think he brought it here to keep a close eye on my work, but Mike tells me he’s been making mugs like this for almost 40 years. They are stoneware and safe n’ strong, and are available at the Rain Barrel Sculpture Gallery in Islamorada, or directly from Mike – just email him with subject line “face mug”.

Comments (2)

[…] inlet: Breakthrough for Michael. On November 14, 2012 by mahi Artist Michael Douglas, of Face Mug fame, recently asked me to set his grandmother’s sapphire into his own solid silver brick […]

6 years ago

[…] Michael Douglas of the famous Face Mug asked me to make this lovely enamel piece by Chris Hierholzer into a pendant. I was honored to do this, but it was a bit daunting to add to another artist’s work. It made me feel a bit like he was looking over my shoulder and telling me “No, you’re doing it all wrong!”. But I’ve tried my best to go with the wonderful whimsy of the piece and hope I didn’t do it too wrong. […]

6 years ago

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