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AEDM 2015

Art Every Day Month – Day 15

Tammy | November 15, 2015 | 3 Comments
Yesterday’s focal turns into today’s necklace, my offering for the 15th day of Art Every Day month. (background is one of my upcycled chairs:  painted canvas seat)
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AEDM 2015, jewelry

Art Every Day Month – 5

Tammy | November 5, 2015 | 3 Comments
I said earrings would be made today.  I was wrong. An (one) earring was completed- the design thought up and executed; however, I spent 8 hours in class on real estate legislation and the intricacies of selling land for development and somehow cannot manage…
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AEDM 2015

Art Every Day Month – Day 3

Tammy | November 3, 2015 | 2 Comments
The face focal on this necklace is handcast using the sand casting method, a metal focal to push into the sand and non-leaded solder.  Made it at a class and fell in love with how easy it is to do.  I made this necklace for today’s offering for Art…
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art, Art and Life, Artists, Doesn't Fit Anywhere Category, Dreams, Intentions, intentions dreams and vision

Top Ten from Pinterest

Tammy | August 7, 2012 | 1 Comment
Ok – this is MY top ten .  And if you think 10 is actually enough, then you’ve never been on Pinterest and you don’t have a creative bone in your body. Pinterest is safe hoarding for artists -as if we don’t hoard in our creative spaces…
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AEDM2011, jewelry

Shhhh! Don’t Tell

Tammy | November 27, 2011 | 4 Comments
Here’s a gift I can share here because giftee isn’t a big on-line person and never reads my blogs. I made the slumped glass focal and it hangs from a small piece of copper that I glued to the back.  I’ve found this an excellent way to get…
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AEDM2011, intentions dreams and vision, jewelry

In the Cocoon

Tammy | November 23, 2011 | 4 Comments
Because I have months of time to think about this invitational show at North End Gallery in February, I’ve had lots of time to plan around a theme.  Something I usually don’t do and something that is not a favorite thing of mine to do.  I get…
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AEDM2011, jewelry

Fall Back

Tammy | November 17, 2011 | 4 Comments
  I’ve been making jewelry of some sort or another for almost 4 years now (4 years in January).  I started with beading, learned the basics, and moved on to making at least my own focals for the truly one-of-a-kind (just like you!) creation.  Even…
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Tammy | November 12, 2011 | 5 Comments
  Today’s offering is a copper and lampwork necklace created around a “crab” bead and design by Sue Page.  She gave me the bead and said:  “See what you can do with it.”  She has already done the work of creating the bead…
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beads, Business of Art, jewelry

ArtBeads.com Vintage – In Time For Mother’s Day

Tammy | April 19, 2011 | 2 Comments
Time for my quarterly review of ArtBeads.com offerings!  Last quarter I featured stark black and white to celebrate winter’s bare trees and snow.  This quarter it’s all about Vintage and I mixed what I got from them for blogging with my own…
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3 deer ticks and a black-widow spider

Tammy | May 8, 2008 | 3 Comments
Jewelry: Ruby Zoisite beads and SS focal with garnet (N-153), round ruby zoisite earrings (E-211) , by Tammy Vitale $125 and $24 respectively Today's title incorporates the always suggested "interest factor" of numbers and curiosity. Just so you know, these...…
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