Mitchell’s Broken Deb Babcock Cup


Over the years, Mitchell and I have gifted ourselves with a few pieces
of Deb Babcock’s lovely funny colorful pottery.
Each has a custom water cup we use at our desk, with symbols we chose.
Mitchell’s was retired to live a life holding conservation tools recently
when we discovered a crack developed on the lip, above.
He was heartbroken, and I gifted him with another,
and the lesson is he loves the new one even more.

Endings and beginnings.  Always unexpected.


Tracey Fletcher King, FAMOUS Aussie painter of blue and white (recently),
painted Mitchell’s CUPPA before it was whacked!
I love seeing how differently we handled it!
Tracey does a regular Cuppa Project, and her blog is funny funny!
Follow her!  Classes too…. and yes, I’ve taken them all!

About dkatiepowellart

hollywood baby turned beach gurl turned steel&glass city gurl turned cowgurl turned herb gurl turned green city gurl. . . artist writer photographer. . . cat lover but misses our big dogs, gone to heaven. . . buddhist and interested in the study of spiritual traditions. . . foodie, organic, lover of all things mik, partner in conservation business mpfconservation, consummate blogger, making a dream happen, insomniac who is either reading buddhist teachings or not-so-bloody mysteries or autobio journal thangs early in the morning when i can't sleep
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8 Responses to Mitchell’s Broken Deb Babcock Cup

  1. Dan Antion says:

    Aw, what a softy you are 🙂


  2. gillena says:

    • ★ Happy★* 。 • ˚ ˚ ˛ ˚ ˛ •
    •。★ New Year 。* 。
    ° 。 ° ˛˚˛ * _Π_____*。*˚
    ˚ ˛ •˛•˚ */______/~\。˚ ˚ ˛
    ˚ ˛ •˛• ˚| 田田 |門| ˚Peace. Love. Joy.

    much love…


  3. It is nice to treat each other with some kind of art. Glad he likes the new one better. Yes Tracey is an amazing artist and a wonderful person.


  4. Fran says:

    Such cute cups. The broken one can now be a flower vase.


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