Ingenious idea! RecaCreations headed up by Reca Brodie creates these wonderful birdbaths from used plates, platters, saucers, cups, mugs, bowls, vases, pitchers, figurines, nicknacks, etc. These items, made from glass, ceramic, porcelain, china, pottery, can have chips, cracks, blemishes, inconsistances, flaws, etc. However each has its own personality and is ready to spread sunshine in […]
I was inspired by the opening at Device Gallery over Labor Day weekend. It was a feast of artists working with recycled and found materials. Beautifully crafted. Device Gallery, in the Barrio Logan district of San Diego is part of an upcoming group of galleries hoping to push the San Diego art scene…and the art […]
From artist, Erin Stevens: “The base of the pendant is the bottom of a beer can. I haven’t figured out a way to incorporate the entire can, but at least it is a start.” I love the simplicity not to mention the creativity! When you wear this lovely…. only YOU will know its thorns. Created […]
From “Artesa”, created from recycled magazine pages using a “rolling” process that artist, Flavia, learned as a child while playing with movie tickets and store receipts. These days, she rolls up scrap magazine pages, while carefully choosing the perfect color of the coils and slowly shapes her bowls and baskets. The results take weeks to […]
Since everyone loved Cheeming Boey, here’s another artist working on coffee cups….Paul Westcombe (b. 1981). His work can be found in London’s Trinity Contemporary and The Saatchi Gallery in Chelsea.