Tuesday, January 16, 2018

RockyRoadArtStudio - Hand Painted Art Rocks

Lisa Orlans is hand painting rocks in West Palm Beach, Florida.  You can use them to decorate your garden, porch, or even as paper weights!  You can visit her store by using this link:  RockyRoadArtStudio

This post can also be found on the Stone page above.

Monday, January 15, 2018

theartiststudio - Handmade Journals, Sketchbooks, and Albums

Jennifer Rose Wolken is creating with fine leathers in Springfield, Missouri.  I enjoy how this photo shows one of her watercolor sketchbooks in action.  If you use this link to her store, you can see what it looks like closed and the various colors of leather she uses:  theartiststudio
Or you can use this link to her website:  theartiststudioonline.com

This post can also be found on the Leather page above.

Sunday, January 14, 2018

MonasCrochet - Hand crocheted goodies for the home and family.

Mona Johnson is crocheting in Fort White, Florida.  Everyone needs a great bath and shower accessories like these!  Treat your home to something handmade and visit her store by using this link:  MonasCrochet

This post can also be found on the Fiber page above.

Friday, January 12, 2018

glassballoons - Hand Blown Glass Garden Art by Lowell Duell

Lowell Duell is a glass artist in Glide, Oregon.  His amazing glass "balloons" remind me of our planet Earth, or perhaps of other worlds out there like ours.  See which one you like the best for yourself by using this link to his store:  glassballoons
Or by using this link to his website:  glassballoons.com

This post can also be found on the Glass page above.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

SilkWonder

Anna Yakubovskaya is painting on silk in Alexandria, Virginia.  She has many beautiful pieces to select from which are actually silk scarves, but I chose one of her framed pieces to show you.  I have been wanting to learn how to paint with inks on silk and she is certainly an inspiration!  I hope you use this link to her store:  SilkWonder
Or this link to a website where you can learn even more about her and her process:  profile/yakubovskaya

This post can also be found on the Canvas page above.

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

TRForge

Tim and Kelly Russell are forging metal in Buchanan, Michigan.  They have a cool selection of items for you to choose from, far more than this cool horse head bottle opener.  Here is a link to their store:  TRForge

This post can also be found on the Metal page above.

Monday, January 8, 2018

crutchfieldpottery - Handmade in the USA- Functional Dinner & Kitchenware

Barry Crutchfield is a ceramic artist in Cashmere, Washington.  I really admire his ability to throw beautiful pieces like this covered casserole.  Pick out something for your home by using this link to his store:  crutchfieldpottery

This post can also be found on the Ceramics page above.

Sunday, January 7, 2018

KristenMaraJewelry - Handcrafted Eco-friendly Silver and Bronze Jewelry

Kristen Romans is creating eco-friendly designs with silver and bronze in Lebanon, Connecticut.  These are hand crafted pieces she designs and creates herself.  I hope you use this link to see more of her work:  KristenMaraJewelry
Or use this link to her website:  kristenmara.com

This post can also be found in the Jewelry page above.

Saturday, January 6, 2018

Norwoodlavenderfarm - Lavender, dried lavender flowers, lavender oil, gifts

The Norwoods are cultivating lavender in Tualatin, Oregon.  Did you know that lavender has culinary uses?  It can be used in both sweet and savory dishes from tea and candy to stews!  I hope you try one of these cookie mixes.  You can use this link to their store:  Norwoodlavenderfarm
Or this link to their website:  norwoodlavenderfarm.com

The post can also be found on the Culinary page above.

Friday, January 5, 2018

TheGrainExpression

Phillip Garncarz is creating one of a kind pieces with wood in Appleton, Wisconsin.  I really appreciate his skill at showing the beautiful grains of wood, as in this awesome cribbage table.  Take a look at his other pieces by using this link to his store:  TheGrainExpression

This post can also be found on the Wood page above.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

MojaveJimTradingPost - Mojave Jim Trading Post

James Webster is searching for cool stones in the Majave Desert of California and beyond.  They say every picture tells a story, and to me, every cut stone tells a story as well.  I hope you use this link to visit his store and pick out a "story" for yourself:  MojaveJimTradingPost

This post can also be found on the Stone page above.

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

rockntleatherworks - Handcrafted leather accessories by Travis Groom

Travis Groom is hand tooling fine leathers in Kansas City, Kansas.  Make a New Years resolution to purchase handmade goods for yourself or a loved one.  I hope you start by checking out his store by using this link:  rockntleatherworks

This post can also be found on the Leather page above.

Monday, January 1, 2018

SauvieIslandLavender

Julie Cleveland is cultivating lavender in Portland, Oregon.  She has a lovely range of items made from real lavender for you to select from and I hope you use this link to her store to pick something out for yourself:  SauvieIslandLavender
Or this link to her website:  sauvieislandlavenderfarm

This post can also be found on the All Things Lavender page above.