More Finds

It is so great to find things.  Here are some other forgotton items I found while sorting boxes.  I found these tiles in the town where I grew up, in a junk shop.  I love the style, they are hand painted and labeled on the back.  The artist is
Robert Darr Wert, no date though.

tile108.jpgGreat colors

                                                     Even though these are labeled country, they have a retro modern sense to me.



7 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Cicada Studio
    Mar 21, 2008 @ 01:47:50

    Oooh, these are lots of fun and the colors are just perfect! Good find!


  2. nursesnaturally
    Mar 21, 2008 @ 02:28:08

    Neat tiles and so fun to find something that you like but was put away.


  3. Melody
    Mar 24, 2008 @ 23:12:18

    Those are great, what an awesome find!


  4. Helen
    Mar 25, 2008 @ 00:24:12

    Awesome tiles. Don’t you just love it when you find things you forgot you own?


  5. lizlangley
    Mar 27, 2008 @ 03:32:56

    yes, i love love love the colors in these tiles!


  6. Noreen
    Dec 20, 2008 @ 15:39:45

    Bob and family were my neighbors. These were definately a country creation. If you ever want to part with them I collect his tile art. Died in the early 60’s of a heart attack while saving his sheep from a burning barn.


    • Steve Sika
      Aug 01, 2014 @ 22:25:42

      Hi Noreen – I am a distant cousin of Bob’s. Glad to hear you knew him as neighbors. I knew his sister, Gertrude Ulmer very well. It’s nice to see his art
      is appreciated after all these years! Regards, Steve


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