Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Trip the Light Fantastic

"I have always been fascinated by the likes of birds, trees and simple curiosities
around me that deserve a closer look. I try to incorporate these ideas into my glass,
feeling that they are reachable by many walks of life."
- Tracy Bull

Glamour Out the Details

Each of Lisa O'Neill's pieces is hand-crafted and designed from 100% authentic, uncirculated vintage materials.

It's a Sweet Trip to the Felt Shop

Kerri Wessel creates the sweetest epicurean delights out of felt. Warning: You may find yourself on the hunt for a sugary treat after shopping.

Taking the Cake

Fishcakes is the creative outlet of Voz Perkins: Self proclaimed champion of the underdog animal, compulsive doodler of toothy monsters, and lifetime fan of all kinds of cakes.

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Doing Good in the Neighborhood

Flying Shuttles Studio is a non-profit studio, gallery, and retail shop that supports the creative abilities of artists and weavers with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Sitting Pretty

Jewelry should serve people; people should not be in service to it. It is my hope and intention that the jewelry I make be worn and enjoyed, that it lend itself to the expression of personal style, that it make a statement, and that whoever wears it will feel beautiful and special too.
- Ashley Vick

Eager for the Faye

Faye Guanipa's designs consistently showcase her passion for innovation, color, and boldness and with them she hopes to inspire and dress women who share her passion for unconventional style and the beauty of a one-of-a-kind.

After My Own Art

Maeg Yosef creates whimsical prints and embroidery and fabric art. She is fascinated by all things zoomorphic (bringing animal qualities to people) and am incorporating that into her latest work.

With Eyes of a Hock

From cityscapes to country settings, Doug Hockman captures brilliant subjects in his work.

Friday, March 18, 2011

C'mon Get Happy!

Dunja Von Stoddard's silly humor and whimsical style are indeed infectious! And so is her giving spirit - 10% of all her profits go to organizations that protect and save animals!

As Luck Wood Have It

Mike Gadsby's gorgeous wooden items add class and functionality to your kitchen. All of his custom cutting boards, knife blocks, and trays are made with an artistic eye and precision.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Make My Clay!

Chrissy Ann Feiteira's functional and decorative designs are handcrafted in New Bedford, Massachusetts.

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Viva La Votive

Karen Staubach's waxy creations come in over 15 delicious varieties, all designed to add a little aromatherapy to your life.

Home, Sweet Home

Candita Clayton Studio
Candita Clayton's sustainable, handmade selection of home goods and accessories are quite inspiring!

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

The Whole Ball of Wax

"I love to hunt; whether to scour the beach for sea treasures - shells, stones, driftwood, sea glass - or to hunt in antiques shops and flea markets for vintage stuff. Color and texture draw me in and it is with these passions that I create my wax works."
- Amy Keller

Use Your Bean

ApRi is made up of April and Rich who are happy to bring you lovely handmade products from upcycled and reclaimed burlap. The coffee bean bags they use are mostly local to Rhode Island.

Sunday, March 13, 2011

A True Natural

"I love the challenge of perfecting a technical skill while at the same time expressing a very personal sense of creativity and style. Like many artists, I am inspired by shapes and textures found in the natural world. I seek to create jewelry that is unique, bold, whimsical and, of course, stylish!"
-Amy Casher

Happy, Happy! Joy, Joy!

All of the stationary, prints and tote bags in Alison's store bear her cute, fun illustrations.

Friday, March 11, 2011

Ahlers Designs

Ahlers Designs, Inc. is a company that has become known for its artful objects that enhance your living or work space. Gail Ahlers begins with the finest materials, hand crafting each piece using both traditional and innovative techniques.