Monday 31 October 2011

Gothic Cemetery, Cornwall by SJR Photography

This picture was taken in late October in Tintagel, Cornwall, a location reputed to be linked with King Arthur. The cemetery is spooky enough during daylight, so you would not catch me spending time there at night. 12” x 8” print, printed on quality Fujifilm Crystal Archive paper. Happy Halloween!

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Sunday 30 October 2011

Winter Branches Linocut by Winged Lion

Winter Branches linocut is an original hand pulled print (from limited edition of 50), titled, numbered, signed in pencil by the artist, Natalia Moroz. Dated 2007. The image area is 16" x 12" and paper size is 22" x15". Printed on beautiful Rising Stonehenge, acid-free printmaking paper, with oil based printing ink – all materials are permanent and archival. Beautiful!

Saturday 29 October 2011

Deliberately Pixelated… by Pillow Pallooza

The pixelation effect on this pillow is comprised of 32 single colored 3" felt squares. All squares are hand cut and individually machine stitched giving the appearance of a low resolution image and the result? A fun pillow that's sure to be a conversation piece in your home! 12" x 24" pillow made from 100% recycled Ecofi felt.

Friday 28 October 2011

Stone Hive Bottles by Sara Paloma

Very beautiful wheel thrown stoneware Hive vase, glazed in a rustic, straw colored matte glaze. Water tight and perfect for a flower, branch or leaf. Smaller vase is 9" high. Signed Paloma 2011. Wow!

Thursday 27 October 2011

Wooden Ampersand by Edie's Lab

Screen printed 12" high letter available in 9 ZERO VOC paint colors. Hand cut from 3/4" formaldehyde free plywood with a non-toxic wax top-coat for a smooth touch. The letter hangs with sawtooth hangers. Colors have a slightly distressed finish.

Wednesday 26 October 2011

Max Porcelain Plate by Sweets for my Sweet

Fantastic 21cm plate, ideal for children or collectors. This limited ceramic has only been produced in an edition of 100 – so grab one while you can!

Tuesday 25 October 2011

DAS BOOT – Original Pencil Drawing by Expeditionary Club

DAS BOOT by Paul Nelson-Esch. This is a fantastic original pencil illustration by Paul Nelson-Esch on fine grain cartridge paper, 160g, acid free. Signed by the artist. 30 x 21cm / 11 3/4" x 8 1/4". A4 Approx.

Monday 24 October 2011

UFO Zine / Society for Scientific Inquiry of Paranormal Atmospheric and Cosmic Anomalies by Treeswithknees

Designed by Vanessa Lam. An infographic zine about UFOs, inspired by scientific journals and looney ufologists alike. Black and white, 48 pages, printed on newsprint. Beeootiful! I absolutely love it. For more pictures visit Vanessa's site here.  And the fascinating process behind this project here.

Sunday 23 October 2011

Glasgow Breakfast Organic Mens T-Shirt by Gillian Kyle

Glasgow…famous for its humour, Irn Bru and a certain type of kiss (amongst other things of course). Gillisn Kyle's ‘Glasgow Breakfast’ design immortalises two of those in this still life that guarantees a wee smile. A bevy of Scottish delights to tempt the sophisticated palate – a great gift for the men in your life. (NB. Recommended to be worn with a proud smile and a cracking kilt.)

Saturday 22 October 2011

Black Rabbit Brooch by ememem

All the way from Latvia, this fantastic felt rabbit brooch is 3 inches tall and handmade from wool. I like this rabbit, he's cute with just the right amount of sinister!

Friday 21 October 2011

Sphera - Sweet Vidalia Sport by Springtree Road

Beautiful teal blue glazed with brown 100% superwash Merino wool. Hand-dyed with love and professional acid dyes. All yarn is dyed in small batches, so slight variations from skein to skein are normal, making fantastic unique wool.

Thursday 20 October 2011

Oyster Ring by : LUNATICART :

An oyster nests a little sweet water pearl. The pearl dances from one place to the other without fear of coming out, it stays safely in its cocoon. Adjustable and comfortable to wear, this sterling silver ring is handmade to order and each one is absolutely unique.

Wednesday 19 October 2011

Red Fox Clay Figurine by Kitten Cup Studios

This red fox is handmade by from air drying clay, painted with professional quality watercolours and varnished for a satin finish that makes him water resistant (but keep him away from water). This is a light weight and delicate piece of art. He must be handled with care. Not a toy. Height 8 cm / 3.5 inches. Kitten Cup Studios donate 15% from the sales of their beautiful clay critters to animal related charities.

Tuesday 18 October 2011

Halloween Finger Puppets by Aracne For Kids

Get ready for Halloween! This is a horrid set of 5 finger puppets for Halloween or for storytelling at any time of year. Completely handmade from cotton thread, your puppets will each be that little bit unique. Each set contains: The Pumpkin, The Spider, The Ghost, The Witch, The One Eyed Monster. Spooky!

Monday 17 October 2011

Birds of a Feather - Recycled Steel Drum Metal Art by Haitian Metal

This bird and tree design wall hanging is hand cut from upcycled - recycled 50 gallon steel drums. Both ends of the drum are removed and placed inside of the remaining cylinder along with scrap paper, dried banana or sugar cane leaves. It is set on fire, to burn off any paint or residue. When cooled, the drum is cut down the side and flattened out to create a 'metal canvas' of approximately 3' x 6', upon which the design is drawn. Using hammer, chisel and various primitive tools, the shape is cut and the various decorative patterns are pounded into the metal, creating a unique and treasured piece of primitive art. The finished design is coated with a protective finish. Can be hung indoors or outdoors. Measures 24" across.

Sunday 16 October 2011

Hand Printed Fabric Badges by Emma Purdie Design

A set of three 3cm diameter badges, all made from hand printed fabric. Unusual and unique. Beautiful!

Saturday 15 October 2011

High Seas by Sweet William

This is an archival print of an original pen, ink and watercolor drawing by Paula, one half of Sweet William's super-talented collaborative sisters, Paula Mills and Shelley Gardner. Each print is a high quality Epson ink jet, using archival inks, on Epson A4 matte heavyweight, bright white card, which will be signed. The actual artwork measures 8 x 10 inches. Beautiful!

Friday 14 October 2011

Trapezio Ring in Blue by muichic

These natural rings are big, bold, chunky and stylishly beautiful. 100% handmade from tagua nut. The rings finish reveal some of the rough skin from the tagua nut. They come in 5 colors: natural finish, black, blue, apple green & burgundy. Only natural dyes are used. Being a natural product all rings differ from one another, there are no two identical pieces, so you are getting a truly unique piece of jewelry. Each ring has its own grain which is revealed in the dye.

Thursday 13 October 2011

A Color Study in Teal – Hoop Fiber Wall Art by Sometimes I Swirl

This original, one-of-a-kind embroidery hoop art is comprised of hundreds of french knots. The thread in the center starts as a very dark turquoise, and gradually progressed to a rich teal to aqua, and all the way down to a pale greenish blue on the outside. This abstract piece was created as a fun experiment to see how smoothly the colour could be progressed. The hoop measures 4" (10.16 cm) and the back is left uncovered. The hoop is stained a rich dark brown that pairs beautifully with the turquoise thread and white cotton fabric.

Wednesday 12 October 2011

Imperfect Circles Papercut by LBCpaper

This ready-to-frame piece is composed of hand-cut pieces of textured cardstock paper. This unique piece is one-of-a-kind and no prints or reproductions have been made. Signed and dated on the back.

Tuesday 11 October 2011

Dirty Pretty Things by lightleaks

Dirty Pretty Things by Caryn Drexl @ lightleaks, a very beautiful signed 8x12" piece, printed on Kodak Professional Portra Endura photo paper. Prints are made from high quality TIF files, and are printed using the process of "exposing" digital images onto photo sensitive paper. They are rated as archival. Larger sizes are also available upon request.

Monday 10 October 2011

Reclaimed Oak Tub Caddy by Peg and Awl

This caddy will cause skin pruning. Holding candles, a book, a glass of wine or a steaming cup of tea the caddy will turn your bathing experience into a dream. You will be able to spend hours reading a book, writing a letter or sipping wine and listening to music without having to leave the steaming water. Once your bath is done it can be used to hold towels or other bathroom necessities. Constructed out of a reclaimed oak beam from a hardware store built in Lancaster County, Pa, in 1897 the caddy is 11 in. wide by 29 in. long. It fits most standard tubs with an opening of 22 in. to 26 in. It has two 2 in holes drilled in the corners to fit a tea light or votive candle. Finished with two coats of 100 percent pure tung oil, it is water resistant. Each Tub Caddy is made to order and completely unique.

Sunday 9 October 2011

Hide and Seek by Jeremy Houghton

Hide and Seek. Oil on Canvas. 70x70cm. A beautiful piece from Jeremy Hougton, that would make a stunning batik fabric. Jeremy has a fantastic track record, he has painted the Queen, yes really, was London Fashion Week's official artist and two of his paintings are now in the Royal collection. He was also chosen to be an official BT Olympic artist for the Games in London in 2012. I finally decided upon showing one of his flamingo paintings, I really like the simplicity of this one. Fantastic!

Saturday 8 October 2011

Paired Hexagons by Lauren Haupt Jewelry

A pairing of salvage bronze hexagons on 24" sterling silver chain. This piece is modern with a sleek, edgy look. A lightweight necklace to wear everyday, all day; alone or for layering.

Friday 7 October 2011

Mr Tea Mug by Lenny Mud

This is a hand painted tea mug featuring Mr. T! I pity the fool that doesn't love Mr T! Or tea for that matter! This mug measures 4.5" x 3.5" and the interior is glazed a beautiful lime green. Each one is individually crafted. Slight differences are the sign of the handmade nature of this item. Created from earthenware clay and kiln fired twice to 1900 degrees. Made using all lead free, non toxic, eco friendly materials. This piece was created for you to use and enjoy on a daily basis! This item is dishwasher and microwave safe, sucka!

Thursday 6 October 2011

Tiny Chicken by Moss Mountain

Love chickens? Love tiny? Meet tiny chicken! She's oh so clucky and feathery and wants to nest in your miniature barnyard and lay tiny eggs for your tiny omelets. If you have a tiny fox you will need to keep a close watch on this tiny chicken! She's plump and cute and would be such a tasty snack for a tiny fox.

Wednesday 5 October 2011

Wooden Table Numbers by ZoeVeeDesigns

These handcrafted wooden table numbers are the perfect detail for your wedding reception or upcoming party! Each wooden number is finished with an early american stain & measures 4 inches tall. The numbers can easily can be placed in any centerpiece with the attached 8 1/2 inch stainless steel painted rod. Beautiful!

Tuesday 4 October 2011

Heart Shaped Truffles by Taylor's Truffles

Yummy handmade heart-shaped chocolate truffles. These would make a lovely treat for friends and family or even for yourself. A great gift for special occasions, each heart is a bite of melt-in-the-mouth indulgence. Handmade by Claire at Taylor's Truffles using the freshest of ingredients. Delicious!

Monday 3 October 2011

Pierce, Hand Dyed T-Shirt by Vital

From Vital's graynbow line, this fantastic limited edition tee is hand dyed with waterbased ink. Edition of 25. Every shirt is different from the next. Blue green with forest, lemon, and cherry. Printed on an American Apparel powerwashed tee, which has a more relaxed fit and larger neck opening than their basic tee. Oh yeah, and it's totally soft!

Sunday 2 October 2011

The Happy One by ND Trivette Photography

"In clear blue sky this lone cloud traveled next to me over a sunflower field in South Dakota." Beautiful archival 12 x 12" print by Nathan Trivette.

Saturday 1 October 2011

Perdita Hanging Lamp by The Light Store

Perdita - textured glass hanging pendant in white, an exclusive original design by  Leopold von Yorga. This lovely white glass pendant casts an even, soothing light on all that surrounds it. Would make a lovely addition to any porch, kitchen, library or den. 5" tall and 6" wide. Comes with 3’ feet of cord to be hardwired in a canopy ceiling fixture and fits any regular US candelabra size bulb.