Tuesday, March 27, 2012

WHAT IS SHELL ART

There are those of us who know that shells have a special way of speaking to us, each with a different story of a life once lived, in their colors, shapes and size. There are times in creating art when we know we are giving them a special place of honor in what we create whither it be in a stunning sailors valentine  
by David Rhyne  http://davidrhyne.com/
or a miniature arrangement
                             by Peter Gabel
                             or in an antique picture frame


    by Susan Lloyd   http://www.slloydshellart.com/index.html
    or a framed shadow box
    by Goz Gossenlin
    or jewelry 
    by Judy Mackey
    or in an arrangement of orchards’
    by Walter & Jean Sheerin
    or a framed work of art

    by Karine Mizakhanyan  http://shellartbykarine.com/

and thru the vision of each and every one of these artist have given that life once lived a place of glory and   joy for all the world to see.
    Susan Black   http://www.nantucketsailorsvalentinekits.com/
    Winner of the 2012 Shellabration Raffel Pocket Watch Pendant
    by Bill Jordan  http://www.sailors-valentine.com/index.html

    Pictures in this blog were taken at the 75 th  2012 Sanibel Shell Art Show


   
   
   



 

Thursday, March 22, 2012

THE MARTHA STEWART SHOW last Monday

                         For those of you who missed the show this past Monday this is the link  


                                  http://www.marthastewart.com/898281/shell-paperweight-craft.

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

JUST RECIVED A NOTICE OF “CHANGE”

                          JUST RECIVED A NOTICE OF “CHANGE”
                        CBS IS NOW SAYING SOME TIME IN APRIL
                         CBS IS NOW SAYING SOME TIME IN APRIL
                                             Shellabration  2012  
  75th Anniversary of the Sanibel Shell Fair & Show will "not" be on CBS this comming Sunday Morning   9 AM w/ BILL GEIST

                     I will post the new date as soon as I am notified but for now it looks like April. 
                     As to the Martha Stewart Show it is still set for Monday the 19 th at 10 am est

Monday, March 12, 2012

THE MARTHA STEWART SHOW



      Monday on the Hallmark Channel featuring shell artists from around the country and yes I am included.
Just received word that the show will air live on the  Monday at 10 am EST...again that day at 2 pm and the following day at 1pm.  Hope you get to see the show.

P.S. If you would like to veiw the show that was done in 2007 this is the link