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All of Asta Glass Barware

Asta Glass Barware

Asta Glass Barware

Designs are sandblasted giving each piece a frosted look and soft touch. All glasses are designed and decorated in Kathryn’s studio just south of San Francisco. Handmade in the USA.

 


All Beames Designs products

Beames Design Judaica, Jewelry, and Gifts 1

 

Beames Design Judaica, Jewelry, and Gifts 2

Sara and Michael Beames combine the ancient art of fused (kiln fired) glass with cast pewter, aluminum, and wood, to create contemporary, yet, classic, elegant Jewish ritual objects for Chanukah, Passover, Shabbat, Weddings, Bar and Bat Mitzvahs, home accessories, and gifts. Special Collections include an ornament for the White House, Washington DC (now in the Clinton Library), and an Eternal Flame sculpture for the Kingston City Hall, Kingston. Handmade in the USA.

 


All Beehive Handmade Products

Kitchenware, Table Top, Gifts

Jewelry

Beehive Handmade Kitchenware, Table Top Decor, Jewelry, and Baby Gifts Group Images 1

Beehive Handmade Kitchenware, Table Top Decor, Jewelry, and Baby Gifts Group Images 2

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Sandra Bonazoli, Jim Dowd, metalsmiths and creators of Beehive Handmade make unique pewter and ceramic kitchenware and tabletop accessories, baby gifts, holiday ornaments, and jewelry.

 

 

 


All Blindspot Mirrors

Blindspot Mirrors, Deborah Childress, Products Group Image

Minutely detailed frames created entirely by hand are individually cast using fiber-reinforced gypsum cement providing a structurally strong, relatively light mirror. Each frame is hand detailed and finished with four to six layers of metallic pigment resulting in rich patinaed finishes which appear to look and feel like metal.

 


Brian Andreas Studio Prints (NEW)

Storypeople Prints

Brian Andreas Studio Stories and Prints

Brian Andreas, creator of Storypeople, has gone off on a new adventure, which he does from time to time. His new business creation is called Brian Andreas Studio. He is an artist and storyteller extraordinaire with international recognition. Brian's new prints are pearls of wisdom and witty humor, that are wonderfully illustrated with Brian's whimsical, colorful drawings. They will make you think, pause, wonder, laugh, and reflect on life. Everyday experiences turn into moments of inspiration for Brian as he weaves thoughtful stories about them. His light hearted perceptions and writings are truly enlightening.

Storypeople prints are Brian's original stories, which continue to inspire and grow.

 


All Carolyns Salt and Pepper Shakers

Carolyn's Art Glass Salt and Pepper Shakers Group Image

Carolyn's Art Glass, formerly known as Gazelle Art Glass, hand blown salt & pepper shakers are made from Pyrex glass. Whimsical sculptural imagery includes: animals, plants, & abstract forms, dragonflies, pigs, cactus, fish, flamingos, cranes, cats, bats, bears, owls, airplanes, elephants, frogs, snowman, dogs, penguins, and more.

 

 


All Cricket Forge Benches

Cricket Forge Benches, Outdoor Metal Furniture Products Group Image

Cricket Forge benches are eye catching conversation pieces and surprisingly comfortable. These sturdy, whimsically artistic pieces work very well on decks, sunroom, porches, patios, etc. Minimal maintenance - wash with mild soap and water to remove environmental grime. Their metal furniture will endure many lifetimes. Handmade in the USA.

 


All Crystal Postighone Pendants

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Crystal Postighone makes hand blown glass pendants with a variety of colors and shapes that are perfect for over a counter, tables, living rooms, bed rooms, halls, entertainment rooms, and all home and commercial interiors. Handmade in the USA.

 

 

 

 


All Duane Scherer Clocks

Duane Scherer Clocks Group Image 1

Duane Scherer Clocks Group Image 2

Duane finds joy creating mixed media, fun, elegant, and whimsical wall clocks, made with acid washed metals, painted wood, handmade papers, found objects, paint and various artistic techniques. Handmade in the USA.

 


All Edel Byrne's Stained Glass Window Panels

Edel Byrne Glass Art Stained Glass Window Panels

Edel Byrne Glass Art Stained Glass Window Panels 2

Each window panel is unique and holds Edel's signature style of "lace leadwork". Mixing lead and glass stones, Edel creates a style that could only be called medieval expressionism. Using a large palette of different shapes of colored glass and bevels, panels are individually laid out on the work table. Handmade in the USA.

 

 


All Franz GT Kessler Designs Lamps

Franz Kessler Designs Lamps Group ImagesAdd a cozy ambience to any room as you delight in the quality of craftsmanship and the comfort of it's warm glow. Only the highest quality brass hardware is used to ensure years of performance and durability. Wood finishes are simply hand rubbed with oil and wax to let the wood develop a beautiful, rich, natural patina. Handmade in the USA.

 


All Girardini Design Products

Clocks

Furniture

Lamps

Ornament Holders

Vases-Vessels

Fine Art

Girardini Design Promotion Group Display of Product

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Julie and Ken Girardini, of Girardini Design, hand fabricate steel to create clocks, mirrors, vases, furniture, tables, table lamps, beds. sculptural panels, fireplace fronts, candlesticks, art, and more. They use cold finished steel that has been cut, welded, ground and coated with a lacquer finish to protect the surface. Handmade in the USA.

 


All Products by Grant Noren

Boxes

Clocks

Mirrors

Photo Frames

Room Dividers-Screens

Seating-Chairs

Tables

Trays

Trunks-Chests

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The artworks by Ingela Noren and Daniel Grant are hand painted on wood. As taught by an old master in Stockholm, they first apply an under layer of sealing stain or paint. They then mix pigment with a milk-based glaze and apply it using brushes, combs, sponges, fists and fingers! At the end a final varnish is applied to protect the work and create a lovely finish. They impart elegance with a Deco air. Handmade in the USA.

 


All Jean and Tom Heffernan Mirrors

Jean and Tom Heffernan Artistic, Copper Mirrors Group Image

Jean and Tom Heffernan create these artistic, handwoven mirrors. Their work is about color and light. The mirrors 'reflect' energy into a room. Using copper and steel, that is treated with heat and chemicals, they hand weave these patina metal strips into eye stopping, colorful works of art.

 


All of Jake Pfeifer Hot Glass Alley products

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Hot Glass Alley, Jake Pfeifer Art Glass, Handblown Glass Products Image 3

Jake Pfeifer takes pride in his handmade art. Jake creates art glass using traditional Italian, Swedish and contemporary techniques that reflect a personal glass art style of his own expression and design. Each piece receives his dedication to uncompromising quality. Hot Glass Alley is proud of their reputation for excellence and consistency. Handmade in the USA.

 


All Jamie Barthel Chandeliers and Lamps

Jamie Barthel Reverse Painted Glass Chandeliers and Lamps

Jamie Barthel is a master piece of reverse painting on glass. The beautiful display of light and color it creates is sure to become a focal point of conversation. This highly specialized art form has been around for centuries. Only a handful of artists worldwide have carried on the trade secret techniques used to produce this unique and beautiful art form. Each piece is an original work of art that is signed and numbered, and includes a certificate of authenticity. Handmade in the USA.

 


All lamps by J Devlin

Table Lamps

Floor Lamps

Tiffany Style Table Lamps

Tiffany Style Floor Lamps

J Devlin Lamps, Tiffany, Mission, Arts and Crafts Group Image

J Devlin, Kathy Gustafson, produces Tiffany Style, Mission Style, and Modern Style stained glass lamps. The warm glow and architectural designs make these lamps a wonderful addition to any room, or decoration style from traditional to modern. This is an art form from the past that she hopes everyone enjoys today!

 


All Jim Webb, Studio 233, Table Lamps

Jim Webb, Studio 233, Ceramic Table Lamps Group Display

Jim's lamps are ideal for interior decorating any room as the come in a variety of rich colors. Combined with handmade paper and mica shades, these lamps add sophisticated design with a personal touch.

 


All of JL Walsh Metalsmith's Jewelry 

Bracelets

Earrings

Necklaces

JL Walsh Metalsmith Jewelry Product Group 1

JL Walsh Metalsmith Jewelry Product Group 2

Jennifer uses precious metals, then applies a variety of surface treatments and patinas. Stones gathered from local rivers, hand-cut bones, shells, and bits of wood are elements she incorporates into her jewelry. Handmade in the USA.

 


All of Jonathan White Tiles and Vases

Jonathan White, Odd Inq, Ceramic Tiles and Vases, Arts and Crafts Styled Tiles and Vases

Artist, sculptor, potter, Jonathan White (Jon) hand presses, or throws and carves these arts and crafts styled ceramic tiles and vases. The rich, textured, flowing matte glaze enhances the relief form and surface. The glaze is fired multiple times to achieve the desired effect resulting in subtle variations.

 

 
All products by Joy Stember Metal Arts Studio

Chanukah

Occasions

Passover

Shabbat

Weddings - Gifts

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Joy Stember, Metal Arts Studio Product Images 2

Joy Stember, Metal Arts Studio Product Images 3

Joy Stembers' Judaica is known for it's clean lines and contemporary qualities. Her pieces are made with pewter, brass, copper and silver.

 

 


All Kinzig Design Lamps

Kinzig Floor Lamps

Kinzig Table Lamps

Kinzig Pendant Lamps

Kinzig Design Lamps Group 1

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Kinzig Design Lamps Group 3

Kinzig’s artistic, artisan lamps have exquisite hand blown glass pieces on a brass stem, complimented with extraordinary, designer shades, sewn from embroidered silks and other elegant fabrics. Shades have colors, that range from subtle to rich, and everything in between. Shade designs range from simple, elegant colors and textures, to elaborate floral and geometric patterns.

 


All Larch Wood Cutting and Serving Boards

Larch Wood Cutting and Serving Boards. End grain cutting boards

The board has been treated with a food-grade mineral oil and a wax finish coat. The wax should be reapplied periodically depending on usage.

 


All Clocks by Leonie Lacouette

Leonie Lacouette Clocks, Copper, Steel, Wood Wall Clocks, Pendulum Clocks, Artistic Clocks 1

Leonie Lacouette Clocks, Copper, Steel, Wood Wall Clocks, Pendulum Clocks, Artistic Clocks 2

Leonie Lacouette handmade, geometric, artistic wall clocks are crafted from stainless steel, copper, nickel silver, and various hard woods. Created from a basic language of circles, squares, ovals, and rectangles, Leonie’s clocks are not only beautiful, but often playful as well. Handmade in the USA.

 

 


All of Linda Lamore clocks

Linda Lamore Artist Clocks Group Image 1

Linda Lamore Artist Clocks 2

Artist Linda Lamore applies layer upon layer of oil paint on these metal clock surfaces, making the colors merge and flow. In this wall clock series, the heavily painted surfaces appear to refract and break apart, showing multiple layers of color, that move and dance across the clock surface. Handmade in the USA.

 


All Art Glass by Loretta Eby Hot Glass

Loretta Eby Hot Glass, Art Glass, Group Image 1

Loretta Eby Hot Glass, Art Glass, Group Image 2

Loretta's work has graced the cover of multiple magazines and occupies prominent space in many private collections to include: Hilton Hotels, Don Pablos, Hyatt Hotels, Tupperware PreMark International. Senator Mark Hatfield, Jane Barber Design, Inc., Inland Seafood, Walt Disney World and many more. Handmade in the USA.

 


All Maishe Dickman Pottery

Shanner Red and Tenmoku Black Gaze Pottery

Turquoise Glaze Pottery

Maishe Dickman Stoneware Pottery Group Image

Maishe Dickman creates wheel thrown stoneware dinnerware and serving pieces with a Shaner Red and Tenmoku (Japanese Black Accent) Glaze, and a Turquoise Blue Glaze. Maishe Dickman is one of Americas’s best potters. His functional work is described as production pottery.

 


All of Marsha Fleisher Chenille Scarves

Marsha Fleisher, Loominus Weaving, Handwoven Chenille Scarves, Designer Scarves

Weaving artist Marsha Fleisher creates this handwoven 100% rayon chenille scarf collection. Marsha uses different yarn weights and various twill weaves, to create double-faced fabrics and complex plaids. To add texture and more surface interest, she sometimes merges chenille with other luxury fibers to take chenille as far as possible.

 


All Products by Metallic Evolution

Clocks

Mirrors

Wall Art

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Metallic Evolution artists John and Heather Zondervan are metalsmiths, who hand forge stainless steel, sculptural mirrors, wall art, clocks and tiles. Mirrors and clocks are polished with a rust-resistant finish. Each piece is hand hammered to contrast with the brightly polished metal. Their sculptural wall art plaques and panels are made of un-coated steel, for a rust patina effect.

 

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Sweetheart Gallery is a large collection of contemporary North American artisans, artists, and designers, who's work represents the highest quality in American craft and design. These artisans are selected because they are outstanding in their media. Their handmade functional objects are works of art, that adds unique beauty to everyday activities.

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