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Paulette Adams
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Designer/Artist @ http://summerlandcottagestudio.blogspot.com
Designer/Artist @ http://summerlandcottagestudio.blogspot.com

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Sea glass inspired necklaces
Inspired by the little seaside town where I live  and the ever-changing  colors of the sky and ocean  these tumbled glass beauties were  created  by mixing and matching a variety of natural materials with bright beautiful shades of blues. I wanted to create...

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Treasured vintage button collection
I pulled out my button box and gathered together over 50  of my all time favorite vintage gold toned buttons. A wide piece of elastic was the perfect base to attach them to.  I cut it to fit my wrist and dyed it to match. Some of my treasured collection of ...

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Fun with succulents!
My local Anthropologie hosted a little workshop on how to create  headbands using succulents. Bits of lace, glue guns and lots of little succulent bits  were strewn across the tables. Julie, from House of Sunshine, was giving us suggestions  on how to creat...

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My latest masterpiece in clay,
inspired by black and white photographs of a beautiful old statues  and amazing masses of  flowers at a cemetery in Paris. I've created this vase using heavy cotton fabric dipped in slip  and artfully sculpted to create the massive flowers  embellishing the...

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As seen in Antropologie
Plaques with animal heads... zoom toggle Pleasant Pasture Wall Bust I couldn't resist creating one with a turkey to celebrate the holiday! Happy  Thanksgiving! .

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Fishnet with seashells pitcher
This lovely came about when a girlfriend gifted me  with something new to experiment with. A cotton steaming cloth that made me think of fish netting. I dipped it in slip and draped it across a pitcher shape then added some of my seashell pieces to attach i...

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Transition from doodling to life drawing
It was time for a change and it was an easy transition  from doodling to life drawing, just because we can and there is so much unsuspecting subject matter  that it becomes a fun challenge,  as they certainly are not sitting still   while I attempt to captu...

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Power tools and puree marbles
in combination used for embellishing my redwood fence It began when my neighbor gifted me with a handful of golden colored marbles  and I thought they would be perfect for creating a sea star for the sun to shine through. S o I  pulled out my pink (I wish, ...

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Latest lovelies out of firing
Ceramic vases embellished with handmade mushroom corals I was experimenting with turquoise glazes  and chose to  add a luster glaze in the final firing. The tall peach colored vase is a wedding gift  for the neighbors daughter  and the tall turquoise vase w...

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Analogous Color Mixing
on a simple square plate using egg shapes  because Easter is just around the corner. Numbering and mixing the color on the left with the color on the right and having a new color as shown in the middle. warm colors before firing  cool colors before firing a...
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