Torrington artist Joe Kopler finds inspiration in unusual medium for his sculpted paintings | Entertainment

TORRINGTON — Any contractor, and even some homeowners, know that Durabond is great stuff. The Canadian-based company that has been around since 1967 produces high quality architectural wall coatings, exterior insulation and finish systems, restoration products and a wide range of related construction products. Torrington resident Joe Kopler has found another very unique use for Durabond, as a medium for his artwork. Yep, that’s right, he has created hundreds of pieces, sculpted paintings as it were, using Durabond as the key ingredient for his work. He starts by sanding smooth various sized pieces of wood, sketches out his subject or subjects and scenes on the wood, shapes Durabond to fit over the images, paints the Durabond and finishes the work with a clear polyurethane coating. The results are, well, quite stunning. By using Durabond, Kopler is able to create artwork that is raised from the wood panel, giving it a depth that paintings or sketches cannot attain, save perhaps for those done by the masters. He creates myriad scenes, from bucolic landscapes and animals to famous people and movie characters. Some of his calling cards are horror movie characters. He came about his ...

Worldwide Cable Connectors And Adapters Market Latest Research By Business Expansion Plans, Industry Demand Status & Forecast 2028

New York City, NY: Dec 12, 2019 – Published via (Wired Release) – The Worldwide Cable Connectors And Adapters Market report offers the analyzed information of the showcase in ordered view. The Cable Connectors And Adapters Market offers a typical stage with different chances to numerous organizations, affiliations, enterprises, and different items and administration suppliers Amphenol Corp., Belden Inc., BizLink, General Cable Corp., L-Com Global Connectivity, LS Cable & System Ltd., LUXSHARE-ICT, Nexans S.A., Southwire Company Inc., TE Connectivity Ltd. to contend among themselves by offering better items and satisfactory administrations to the customers and extend essentially at the worldwide level. The worldwide showcase report offers abridged insight concerning the significant market holding key contenders nearby the ongoing creating enterprises in the market identifying with the income, requests, deals, and item quality. The present status and future viewpoint of the market development is additionally remembered for the Cable Connectors And Adapters market report. The report is made after profound research and careful examination of the accumulated information in variou...

Bennett Rebello murder: Mumbai Police finds another bag filled with musician’s chopped limb, body parts

The Mumbai Police on Tuesday recovered a suitcase from Mithi river in Bandra Kurla Complex (BKC) area containing a severed hand among other body parts of 59-year-old Bennett Rebello. On December 2, Bennett Rebello’s leg, a hand and mutilated private part were found in a suitcase in Mumbai’s Mahim, Maharashtra. Rebello was a guitarist and played music at local gigs. On Saturday (December 7), the police arrested two people, including the victim’s adopted daughter, for killing the Rebello. They had disposed off body parts, chopped and stuffed in three suitcases, in the river. Accused 19-year-old Riya (alias) and her 16-year-old boyfriend killed Bennett Rebello on November 27 at his house at Dwarka Kunj, in Mumbai’s Vakola with a knife and bamboo stick. The two accused chopped Bennett Rebello, stuffed the severed body parts in three bags and threw the bags away in Mithi river. The police found that Bennett Rebello had adopted Riya and sexually assaulted her because he did not agree to her relationship with her minor boyfriend. For the next three days, they kept cutting Rebello’s body into pieces using hot kitchen knives. They also burnt a lot of incens...

Chlorinated polyvinylchloride (CPVC) Market Analysis -Global Demand, Opportunities, Revenue, Trend, Growth, CAGR Status, Analysis and Forecast to 2024

Latest forecast study for the Chlorinated polyvinylchloride (CPVC) industry is covered in this report. This research report offers perilous statistics on Chlorinated polyvinylchloride (CPVC) market which will assist the industry competitors in taking appropriate business decision. This study is further segmented by Application/ End User, Type and Geography. Lubrizol Kaneka Kem One (Klesch Group) NIPPON CARBIDE BASF Weifang Gaoxin Shandong Xuye Jiangsu Tianteng Shandong Tianchen SEKISUI Shandong Kexing Shangdong Xiangsheng Plastic Hangzhou Electrochemical Group Shanghai Chlor-Alkali Chemical Panjin Changrui Weifang Kingdom >> Get sample Copy of this Chlorinated polyvinylchloride (CPVC) Market Report at: https://www.vertexmarketinsights.com/report/8704/world-chlorinated-polyvinylchloride-cpvc-market-research-report-2024covering-usa-eu-china-south-east-asia-india-japan-and-etc/ #request-sample VMI offers most recent trade chain structure and in-depth analysis of varied verticals segments. The Historical as well as Forecast data is presented in this report along with the market size of Chlorinated polyvinylchloride (CPVC) Market. The complete product portfolio and company prof...

California Gold Announces Execution of Toll-Processing Agreement, Completion of Harvest and Commencement of Cannabinoid Extraction

TORONTO, ON / ACCESSWIRE / December 9, 2019 / California Gold Mining Inc. (“California Gold” or “CGM” or the “Company”) (CSE: CGM) (OTC-QX: CFGMF) is pleased to provide the following updates regarding its operations: California Gold’s President and CEO, Mr. Vishal Gupta stated, “We are delighted that despite our recent entry into the high-CBD hemp space and the prevalent industry-wide price compression, CGM is well-positioned to post a healthy operating profit in Q1 2020. The completion of our crop harvest in Illinois, and partnership with an industry-leading cannabinoid extraction company in North Carolina, are important operational milestones for the Company. Even more significant are the relationships that the Company has recently formed with several farming families in Virginia and North Carolina that have the potential to transform a one-time revenue-generation event resulting from the sale of cannabinoid-rich finished products extracted from our hemp biomass harvested in Illinois, into a continuous revenue stream due to the availability of several hundred thousand pounds of unsold, high-quality hemp biomass in these farming c...

75 Fantastic Gifts On Amazon Prime That Reviewers Swear By

Gift shopping at a brick and mortar store can feel a bit stressful, especially during the holiday season. Between the buzz of busy shoppers, long lines, and jam-packed parking lots, it’s enough to make even the most generous gift-givers want to avoid the ordeal. Luckily, there’s a near-endless selection of fantastic gifts on Amazon Prime that reviewers swear by, meaning you can get the majority of your shopping done without ever stepping foot out the door. Plus, if you’re a Prime member, you can even get away with procrastinating until the very last minute, since most items can be shipped to Prime members in just two days. Some purchases are even eligible for one-day or same-day shipping. Ahead, you’ll find 75 genius gifts for everyone on your shopping list, from skin care obsessives to foodies to even the choosiest of fashion girls. These products span all categories — beauty, fashion, travel, tech, home — and fall into different price brackets, so whether you’re looking to splurge out or stay under $10, you’re bound to come across a couple of great gift ideas. You can count on these items to have one thing in common, though — just about everyone on Amazon lov...

FEMAIL picks out this year’s best Christmas presents for kids (with prices starting at just £10)

Selecting Christmas presents for little ones generally is a powerful process, relying on their age and pursuits, however getting it proper is price it, simply to see their tiny faces gentle up with pleasure. Right here, FEMAIL has chosen a variety of must-buy presents appropriate for newborns, proper as much as youngsters, with favorite characters together with Peppa Pig, the Paw Patrol gang and Frozen’s Elsa and Anna all within the combine. From the Thai-style anklet beloved by Amal Clooney, to a 15ft trampoline, these presents are assured to places smiles on little faces come Christmas morning. Good for a fake children’ tea social gathering. This assortment of six macarons is painted in fairly pastel shades to create lovely treats – an incredible addition to any play kitchen or nursery. Let little ones serve up a deal with for mum or dad within the little field with a sliding lid. Three   A large, digital and interactive ground puzzle that guarantees hours of enjoyable this Christmas. After placing collectively the 24 items, littles ones can play with the Paw Patrol digital pen, answering enjoyable quizzes on shapes, colors and numbers. The pen lights up with a sound on the p...

Food Lion deals 9/4: Red grapes, ham, shrimp, Oscar Mayer Lunchables, Buy 2 Get 1 Free Promo :: WRAL.com

If you previously used a social network to login to WRAL.com, click the “Forgot your password” link to reset your password. Food Lion has terrific deals starting Wednesday including the super Buy 2 Get 1 Free Promotion, shank portion ham, pork tenderloin, shrimp, Oscar Mayer Lunchables (.49), Lance crackers, Steamfresh veggies, fall pumpkin products and more! Buy 2 of any of the participating items and get the 3rd one free. Purchase of 2 required to get the 3rd one free. Prices are valid through September 10, 2019. Old El Paso taco or fajita dinner kit, $2.50 – .75/1 FL digital coupon or .75/1 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link Coupons: $1/2 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewrds.com when you redeem 850 reward points, $1/4 Food Lion digital coupon or coupon from Smart Shopper coupons link, $5 Savingstar cash back when you spend $30 Coupons: $1/2 coupon from 8/25 SS or 7/28 SS, $1/3 coupon from 8/11 SS, $5 Savingstar cash back offer when you spend $35 (exp 8/31) Coupons: $1/1 coupon from Kelloggsfamilyrewards.com when you redeem 850 reward points, $1/2 coupon from Smart Shopper coupons or Food Lion digital coupons, $1/3 coupon from 7/28 RMN or Smart Shopper coupons link, var...

For COPD Awareness Month, Be Alert to Dangers of Indoor Air Pollutants, Company Advises

November is National Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Awareness Month, and to recognize it and the people with this disease, the testing laboratory EMSL Analytical reminded patients of indoor air quality pollutants, irritants, and allergens that can aggravate their condition. According to EMSL, indoor air pollutants and allergens that may exacerbate COPD include dust and dust mites; pet dander; pollen; mold and bacteria; fumes from cleaning and other chemicals; dry cleaning chemicals; smoke from fireplaces and wood stoves; dirty heating, ventilation, and air conditioning ducts; dirty carpeting; some perfumes, scented soaps and shampoos; and infiltrated outdoor pollution. “For those with COPD, identifying the presence of any of these in a work or home environment could help them manage their condition,” Joe Frasca, EMSL Analytical senior vice president of marketing, said in a press release. “Results from indoor environmental quality testing can provide the necessary information about pollutant exposure risks that could then be mitigated or eliminated from a home or workplace to improve the respiratory health of people who have COPD,” he added. According to Frasca, EMS...

Jigawa, Chinese Hunan province sign agreement on agriculture

Badaru said the Hunan government has already provided hybrid rice seed to the state which yields 14.6 tonnes per hectare in the Hunan province. He explained that the state government has started pilot trials of the variety in a pilot scheme field in Yamidi village in Auyo local government area. The governor added that the agreement provides for transfer in agricultural machinery, irrigation technology and land conservation. According to him, the state is committed to buy into the federal government’s commitment to carrying everyone along in its bid to revamp the economy. “You will notice that almost all our programmes are derived from agricultural sector, because, for us, it is the real economy, engaging over 80 per cent of our productive populace. “I’m also privileged to let you know that we’ve just signed an agreement with the Hunan Provincial Government in the Peoples Republic of China on technology transfer. “They’ve provided us with hybrid rice seed with which yields up to 14.6 tons in the Hunan province and we’ve already started pilot trials on this variety in our pilot scheme field in Yamidi at Auyo LGA. “The agreement also provides for technology transfer in agricultura...

Deckorators has expanded its line of Voyage composite decking featuring Eovations technology with the addition of

Deckorators has expanded its line of Voyage composite decking featuring Eovations technology with the addition of a fifth color (Khaya, a true brown) and varied-plank decking. Voyage composite decking features unique textured embossing engineered to provide 34% or greater surface traction than other leading brands of composite decking. Khaya joins four other Voyage color options: Sierra (dark gray), Tundra (gray), Costa (golden brown), and Mesa (red brown). Voyage varied-plank decking is available in all colors and in 3.5″, 5.5″ and 7.25″ widths. Made to allow virtually no water absorption or thermal movement, Voyage is backed by a 25-year structural, 25-year stain-and-fade, and 25-year removal-and-replacement limited warranty that includes coverage for water and ground contact. www.deckorators.com Winner of the Best Outdoor Living Product Award at the 2019 International Builders’ Show and recipient of the 2019 Pro Tool Innovation Award, CAMO DRIVE’s stand-up DRIVE tool attaches to any drill and can be used to install every kind of deck board. DRIVE comes with three guides for Edge, Clip, and Face fastening and was designed to fasten CAMO’s proprietary fasteners exclusively: Col...

Our range of door hinges has everything you need for any type of job, whether you’re

Our range of door hinges has everything you need for any type of job, whether you’re fitting a new living room door or installing a new door on your shed. With plenty of finishes to choose from, you can easily find the perfect look to suit your door. Door hinges are mechanical bearings that are used to attach a door to a frame so that it can open and close with ease. Our range of door hinges covers a variety of different sizes and styles, from tee hinges for shed doors and heavy gates to simple clip-on hinges for your kitchen cabinets and cupboards. Duplex Stainless Steel Pipe Supplier A butt hinge is the most common type of door hinge, with a simple design that makes them ideal for use with the majority of interior doors in your home. Our range of butt hinges, are available in pack sizes of up to 20, with multiple sizes to choose from. If you have thicker flooring, deep carpet or an uneven doorway, a rising butt hinge lifts your door slightly when it opens to clear the surface. For assured safety at home or in the workplace, choose from our selection of fire door hinges. All are fire tested and rated to British standards, making them the perfect choice for fitting internal fir...

123 Next > >> Page 1 / 3