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Fun memory of a "fake" Venice Magazine cover I created for my friend Paige on her 40th birthday—at the time, she was the director of advertising and promotions for the magazine. I spray mounted the cover onto current issues and placed them on all the party tables as a surprise for her and to share with her guests. Fun times!


Sculpted and Painted flower pedestals and tree.

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Gretchen Martin, Little Pearls Studio added 39 new photos to the album: Sculpture - Life Sculptures: Realistic Portraits, Figures & Nudes.

The following are life sculptures from clay. Many are kiln-fired while others are molded and cast in a bronze finish. Nude sculptures have been bar-masked to adhere to Facebook photo policies--safe and viewable for all ages!

Gretchen Martin, Little Pearls Studio shared a memory — with Andrea M. Boyington and Gretchen Martin.

Shop girls

Happy Easter!

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Gretchen Martin, Little Pearls Studio

craft eggs painted in monochromatic pattern palette for a festive Easter display

Started ZBrush class today at Studio Arts with the talented David Igo from Sideshow Collectibles...getting my digital sculpting skills up to par!

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Thanks everyone for liking my page! I'm hoping to be able to post some new stuff soon.

Our display got a photo mention on ABC News…/star-wars-force-awakens-thrills-fan…

After months of secrecy and anticipation, "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is thrilling fans and theater owners alike. The most anticipated film of the year opened globally Thursday, setting international and pre-sale box-office records and delighting moviegoers who've had opening-night...

Set up this installation today at the Glendale Galleria. Up on display now through Friday for the Star Wars movie holiday opening weekend! #StarWars

Set up this installation today at the Glendale Galleria. Up on display now through Friday for the Star Wars movie holiday opening weekend! #StarWars

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What kind of crazy project am I working on today? Confidentiality agreements prohibit me from sharing...maybe next year. Meanwhile, can you see the monster face in the rock that I see?

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Getting ready for 4th of July? Here is a fun craft that will also set off your holiday decor while recycling those old plastic planters that can stack up! Thanks to blogger The Frugal Mom for reposting this and my other articles!
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or scroll down on The Frugal Mom's blog at…/stars-striped-stay-…

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A little article I wrote with some great ideas for using recyclables for kids crafts! Great for teachers, nannies, and anyone looking to entertain a kid while being a good steward of the environment. Check it out:…

Waste materials can get a second life as free supplies for children's craft projects that yield teaching opportunities regarding both the environment and art. By recycling common materials into creative objects, kids produce a work of art while engaging with parents and teachers in a dialogue concer…