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Tugboat Coffee Mug featuring the photograph Tugboat's Welcome Salute by Carla Parris

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Tugboat's Welcome Salute Coffee Mug




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Our ceramic coffee mugs are available in two sizes: 11 oz. and 15 oz. Each mug is dishwasher and microwave safe.


11 oz.

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1 - 2 business days

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Gorgeous capture Carla! Very well done ❤ l/f

Wonderful shot. My grandfather worked on a tugboat. I bet that was one cool day! L/F

Amazing capture Carla! ❤ l/f

What a fantastic welcome! Great shot! LF

Carla Parris replied:

I thought so, too! What fun!

Coffee Mug Reviews (812)

Average Rating (4.89 Stars):

December 16th, 2018

For my wife to Xmas. She is going to love it. She's all Victorian.

December 16th, 2018

I love it. The look of the fog is very good catch by the photographer. I admire this picture and hope to buy more things from this photographer!!

December 16th, 2018

I like this along with card. Thumbs up!

December 14th, 2018

it was a gift and the recipient really liked it.

December 14th, 2018

Great product! Great service!

December 13th, 2018

I bought this mug for my Daughter Liesel and she's a fan of Clifton Mill. Especially during Christmas! A great mug and it reflects the mill during the holiday season.

Artist's Description

The Viking replica ship, the Draken Harald Harfage, received a warm welcome when it arrived in Portland, Maine in late July, 2018. As the Norse vessel approached its berth in Portland harbor, a Roderick McAllister port tugboat performed this eye-catching welcoming water salute. This ceremonial salute, reserved for special occasions, involves a tug spraying water from its fire-fighting hoses. It’s a little akin to the celebratory custom of opening a bottle of bubbling, overflowing champagne!

About Carla Parris

My love of photography grew out of capturing images from my travels, so photographs of beautiful and interesting places comprise a large portion of my portfolio. . I am a Southern girl, and love the beauty that is in my back yard, so there are also lots of images from close to home. These include images of our beautiful Gulf Coast beaches, which I visit any time I can! I also enjoy capturing images of interesting flora and fauna, and anything else that catches my eye. I love the images I have been able to capture with my newest telephoto lens! I am a painter, as well as a photographer, and also have galleries of paintings and mixed media pieces. My interest in traditional art has spilled over to my post processing of...

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