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Art Collectibles Reflections by Kathy and Bill Lair

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Entries Tagged as 'Flea Market'

Freud sent me to the flea market

May 30th, 2008 · No Comments · Art, Collectibles, FleaMarket, Inspiration

  In the early 70’s when we began our pottery, we would often go the the flea market to buy old kitchen tools for working with our clay and mixing our glazes. At this time we were strongly influenced by the surrealists. Many of our clay forms displayed inferred body parts. We were reading about […]

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Bullet points of the Kill

May 26th, 2008 · No Comments · Collectibles, Ebay, FleaMarket

  Life felt really comfortable working for ourselves, no bosses and no time clocks. After 14 years running our own pottery and an almost equal number of years in the collectible business we got a little spoiled, I must confess. As it became harder to find things and harder to sell things locally, we had […]

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Ebay Killed My Life Style

May 20th, 2008 · No Comments · Ebay, FleaMarket

During the 80”s and 90”s my wife and I would shop for collectibles all week, go to a flea market on Sunday to sell, and we made a comfortable living. Things started to change in the late 90”s. We started to hear a murmur about selling antiques and collectibles on the internet. In 1991 I […]

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