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Artist of the Day / Marco Mahler / Portland, OR

Since I’ve recently become interested in making mobiles, I thought I would start checking out artists who actually know what they are doing.  Marco Mahler obviously does.  And with great style and artistry.  His beautiful mobiles are more stylish and … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / David Fouchter / France

I like David’s work a lot, but felt more sure of my choice when I saw Maurice Sapiro’s, Terry Amstutz’s  and Barbarelka’s ‘likes’ on the page! “I discovered in the iPhone a very creative tool.  Its undeniable advantages of portability … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Alisa Hamilton / Ontario, Canada

I love Alisa’s jewelry, and particularly her use of non-traditional recycled e-waste. “Clone Hardware was inspired by the constant influx of computer hardware and electronic devices that have entered our lives and sadly departed as well.” “One day I stumbled … Continue reading

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Making It / Harriete Estel Berman / San Mateo, California

“Pick UP Your Pencils, Begin is a gigantic bell curve 28′ wide and 15′ tall about the impact of standardized testing on our educational system.” Harriete (https://destructivetesting.wordpress.com/2012/04/13/artist-of-the-day-harriete-estel-berman-san-mateo-california) worked on this project over a period of 4 1/2 years!  Calling it a … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Harriete Estel Berman / San Mateo, California

The imagination and craftsmanship that Harriete shows is quite impressive! “I have been using recycled materials primarily tin cans as my raw material for over 23 years. My one of a kind jewelry, and sculpture combine refined craftsmanship, and techniques … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Mark Mazurczyk

I like Mark’s wall hangings a lot, and actually prefer the simpler, first nine shown.  In my own work, as well as in other’s, I usually prefer less than more. Mark’s favorite materials:   metal, wood, fabric, paint, leather.                       http://www.etsy.com/shop/resetdevices

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Artist of the Day / Gabrielle Adamidis

I thought I’d start the week with some vintage inspired lingerie from Gabrielle Adamidis of Australia.  She was on the ‘favorites’ list of several of my ‘favorites’. “Taking inspiration from such diverse places as B-grade horror films, architecture and modern … Continue reading

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