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Gartner Blade, Glass Artists Stephen Gartner and Danielle Blade, American Art Glass

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Business partners since1996, Stephen and Danielle work together combining their ideas and techniques. The results are exquisite works of art including functional lamps, pendant lighting, and vases. The inspiration for their work comes from both primitive and contemporary cultures. Elements in their glass often resemble natural objects like bones, wood, leaves, and vines. Handmade in the USA. OPAL COVERED FOOTED VESSEL IN BLACK AND TURQUOISE$1,900 ARBOR LEAVES IN SAGE SCULPTURESVARIOUS SIZES AND COLORS AVAILABLESELECTIONS ARE ON THE PRODUCT PAGE$250-to-$1,500  OPAL TALL TABLE LAMP IN TANGERINE$1,050 IKEBANA FLOWER BOWLVARIOUS COLORS AND SIZES AVAILABLE ON PRODUCT PAGE$98 - $175 BATIK COVERED SPHERE WITH AVIAN...

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Luna Bella Designer Theresa Costa, Home Accessories with a Contemporary-Vintage Flair

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Industrial Chic with a mechanical elegance and contemporary-vintage flair describes the uniqueness which makes Luna Bella, Inc. an exceptional American company. Designer Teresa Costa has created a highly diverse line that is artful and transcends time and trends for the extraordinary homes. Launching her company Luna Bella, Inc in 1995 Teresa Costa successfully established herself as a designer of an expansive line of lighting, clocks, furniture, and accessories. Luna Bella Designer Collection Lighting and Clocks Yurel Mesh Chandelier Vienna Chandelier Mariposa Table Lamp Modena Sconce   Didier Floor Clock Delfi Table Clock with Pendulum   Annika Floor Lamp Chagall Table...

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Four Sisters Art Glass, Blown Glass Salt and Pepper Shakers

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This menagerie of colorful animals, plants, and abstract design handmade

glass salt and pepper shakers will make for a lot of fun conversation at your dinner table. Each one is a unique work of art.

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Sosumi Weaving, Pamela Whitlock, Handwoven Shibori Bamboo Scarves

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What do Pandas and Pamela Whitlock have in common? They both love bamboo! Pandas love to wear Pamela's scarves on special occasions. Pamela loves to wear them all the time! Bamboo fibers are mixed with recycled sari silks and banana fiber. The bamboo fiber scarves are sculptural in pattern and elegant to both hand and eye. Handmade in the USA! BUY PAMELA WHITLOCK'S SCARVES

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Shibori Silk Scarves and Shawls

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Min W. Chiu of Cathayana says her inspiration for the Shibori silk scarves and shawls come from nature. "My teacher of colors is nature. My job is to present beautiful colors of nature through my artwork." By carefully balancing different dyes, Min Chiu uses the Shibori technique on silk to express her inspirations from nature. Shop Now

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