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sponges in tarpon springs, fl

updated mon 28 mar 11


Bob Leek on sun 27 mar 11

I was in Tarpon Springs, just north of Tampa, earlier this month. Tarpon=
Springs is the sponge capital of the world, and shopping for sponges ther=
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the Sponge Docks is a great experience for a potter. I found some very=3D2=

absorbent "wool sponges," perfect for cleanup, and some small throwing=3D20=

sponges at a place called the Dolphin shop. Also there are several amazi=
Greek restaurants there... we ate at Hellas Restaurant and Bakery. A sid=
e trip=3D20
is well worth it while at NCECA. See you all in Tampa. -Bob