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Sep 18th

1942 Hamilton Drafting Table: The Perfect Gift

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We are so very excited about a wonderful find! Check out this 1942 Hamilton drafting table. For those of you in the know, this is a J.E. Hamilton Holly Wood Type Company with a Wood Type from 1880. The Hamilton Company was founded in 1880 by James Edward Hamilton, a skilled woodworker whose first product… Read More

Jul 1st

Coca Cola-Lillys Corner Mall

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  Throughout the years, the slogans used in advertising for Coca-Cola have reflected not only the brand, but the times. Slogans provide a simple, direct way to communicate about Coca-Cola. The 1906 slogan, “The Great National Temperance Beverage,” reflects a time when the society in the United States was veering away from alcoholic beverages, and Coca-Cola provided a nice alternative.… Read More

Mar 30th

Lilly’s Corner Mall- Fenton collections

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For all you Fenton Lovers- Lilly’s Corner Mall has a very large collection of Fenton Glass for sale. Check us out at 105 S. Main Street- Waynesville, Ohio FENTON HISTORY Turning Glass into Fine Art Since 1905 Fenton Art Glass Company is the largest manufacturer of handmade colored glass in the United States today and among… Read More

Sep 20th

Gourds by Gertskid (Part III)

Painted Gourds by Gertskid

Mary Cinnamon – Gourd Artist Extraordinaire!                          Gourds by Gertskid Part III – Art Speaks for Itself (See parts I and II in blog )     Mary Cinnamon did a work she titled, “Reunion” that was created in all blacks and beige and included female characters. With that piece she began to realize that… Read More

Aug 28th

Gourds by Gertskid (Part II) – Finding the Character Within

Painted Gourds

Mary Cinnamon – Gourd Artist Extraordinaire! Gourds by Gertskid Part II  –  Finding the Character Within (see part I in previous blog)   Mary’s gourds are named for her mother, Gertrude Louise, and Mary is “Gert’s kid.”  Her mother always went by Gert, and was completely supportive of all of Mary’s artistic endeavors.  Loving alliteration,… Read More

Aug 26th

History of Ironstone China – Lilly’s Corner Mall

Ironstone China was first made in 1813. It gained its greatest popularity during the mid-nineteenth century. The heavy, durable, off-white pottery was made in white or was decorated with any of hundreds of patterns. Much flow blue pottery was made of ironstone. Miles Mason, the first maker of ironstone china, decorated it to resemble porcelain… Read More

Aug 11th

Gourds by Gertskid (Part I) – Meet the Artist

Available at Canada Goose Gallery in Waynesville, Ohio

Mary Cinnamon – Gourd Artist Extraordinaire!                      Gourds by Gertskid   In 2001, Mary Cinnamon had never seen a gourd until she and her husband, Jim Cinnamon went to an art festival in Coryden, Indiana.  The couple walked past a big wagon full of gourds and Mary asked Jim, “What are those?” “Gourds,” he… Read More

Jul 29th

What’s All the Buzz About?

The Heart of Waynesville

Sometimes as I walk along the Streets of Waynesville, Ohio I can’t help but overhear the conversations of the people strolling the sidewalks.  It is fun to hear them mention which shops they love or can’t miss visiting before leaving town.  Sometimes they can’t wait to show their friends the treasure they just purchased and pull an item… Read More

Waynesville, Ohio

Waynesville is looking forward to bringing you some of the most unique finds in the country. Visit sixty shops, restaurants and overnight stay facilities on Main Street, High Street, Miami Street and Scioto Square. Don’t forget the businesses on Rt 73 which are a part of our Waynesville Merchant Community.

 

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