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Marina Dempster - Stride in These Shoes!
Marina Dempster describes her work as sculpture. Her primary technique is a contemporary translation of the pre-Columbian Huichol art of “transformational yarn painting.” She meticulously…
Orawee Choedamphai - welcome to the fourth-dimension
Orawee Choedamphai deals with the concept of the space “between.” Her woven sculptures are created to be viewed from all angles - both inside and out, front and back. Choedamphai pulls from…
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Dave & Patti Hegland - The Perfect Fusion of Collaboration and Glass
If Frank Lloyd Wright made ribbon candy it might have looked something like the art glass made by Dave and Patti Hegland. This is…
Mira Mickler Moss - Elevating the Humble Gourd
Mira Mickler Moss wholistically approaches gourds as art. She deals with the seed planting, the growing, the infinite outcomes of shapes, weak spots and woody…
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Rogan Brown - Paper as a Physical and Spiritual Discipline
The hand and laser cut paper sculptures of Rogan Brown will spellbind you, hypnotize you, make you gasp and sometimes arouse your baser instincts. On the surface, his works resemble delicate flower-like…
Added by 2Roses on November 21, 2016 at 9:18am — No Comments
Mister Finch - Textile Artist Extraordinaire
A wonderful textile artist, who only introduces himself as Mister Finch, has been creating beautiful replicas of British flora and fauna using only vintage and recycled textiles…
Ferrofluids are something we've been playing with for kinetic jewelry. Here is a photo of the material by Brandon…Continue
Added by 2Roses on November 3, 2016 at 9:17am — No Comments
The latest advance in 3D projection mapping. This is already being used for theatrical costuming and sets. Now think adornment.
Added by 2Roses on October 27, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments
Marjolein Dallying - strictly hands-on
Dallying’s work is an extension of nature itself. Her sculptures are very much at home in the woods, nestled among pine needles, emerging from fallen trees and rising from rock…
Added by 2Roses on October 17, 2016 at 4:04pm — No Comments
Deb Karash - Drawing on Metal and the Intimacy of Jewelry
The work of Deb Karash strikes something deep in the soul. Her signature style incorporates colored pencil that is actually drawn upon the surface…
Added by 2Roses on September 19, 2016 at 5:23pm — No Comments
Monday’s Child - A Weekly Creative Shot in the Arm
Ann Lalik - Wonderfully Executed, Abstracted Figurative Work
Shown today is a portion of a body of work by Ann Lalik entitled “My Friends.” We really enjoy how she has…Continue
Cerámica Contemporánea LCG - ceramic works by extraordinary artists
To get a good shot of inspiration, we recommend visiting the Facebook page for Cerámica Contemporánea LCG. You’ll find really exceptional art by cutting-edge ceramicists. Ceramic clay and polymer clay are so similar…Continue
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Wendy McAllister - the transformative power of adornment
Wendy McAllister’s love of jewelry started with a live bejeweled Makech beetle on a small gold chain and safety pin. It was a gift from her parents during a trip to Mexico. The…
Added by 2Roses on August 15, 2016 at 3:43pm — No Comments
Hillary Waters Fayle - the concept of art as impermanent
Hillary Fayle uses botanical materials and combines them…
Added by 2Roses on August 1, 2016 at 10:00am — No Comments
“Some artists are social commentators.
They interpret and comment upon life....
I try to take some of earth's essential elements and create my own world with order and harmony where my mind can be at peace."
- Marilyn Druin,…
Added by 2Roses on July 18, 2016 at 11:47am — No Comments
I have been advocating for many years for makers and the organizations that purport to serve our communities, to organize politically. Our interests are not being represented by our elected officials. It just got much easier and cheaper for US customers to buy products from overseas due to lowered tariffs and import fees. On the other hand, US makers are still severely restricted from selling overseas by high tariffs and import duties.…Continue
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