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Fireplace

I Made all the tiles for this fireplace, the art tiles and the field tiles. It looks awesome! The size of the field tiles are 2″x 2″, 2″x 4″, 4″x 4″, 4″x 6″, 6″x 6″, and 4″x 8″. There are … Continue reading

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Three New Four-Inch Tiles

This is one of several new designs for this summer season. I like the eyes of the otter, so the new seal and fox designs might be reworked to have similar eyes. The x-ray style, common among the Alaskan Coastal … Continue reading

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Early April In the Pyrenees

Had to post one picture from our trek across Northern Spain. Now back to tile stuff. Sold tiles at the Moravian Tile Festival May 18 & 19 in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, and then at the 57th Street Fair June 1 & … Continue reading

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Cut Out For Collagraph Plate

The last few posts had blurry pictures. I cleaned the lens on the iphone and this picture looks better. Anyway, This is a partial cut out of the 140 lb. cotton rag paper that will be used to make a … Continue reading

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Artisan Tile NW show at University of Washington Center for Urban Horticulture

Thess two 4″x 6″ fireweed plant impressions were made for the Seattle tile show held on November 3. I made a lot of plant and flower impressions given that the event theme was plant related, but more of my figurative … Continue reading

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Tiles Ready to Spray

Nine 4″ plant impressions, two 8″ copperplate etchings, and a bunch of cookie cutter fish with stamps and words. These bisqued fired tiles are about to be sprayed with a high calcium semimatte clear glaze. The fire schedule for a … Continue reading

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Bald Eagle

Bald Eagle, Six Sq. Inch, $75 Collagraph printed, multiglazed, cone 6 oxidation. Cook Inlet glacial clay. I see a bald eagle about once a month. They like hanging out at small lakes where ducks are found. The lake inlets usually … Continue reading

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Six-Inch Multiglaze Raven

Six-Inch Multiglazed, Collagraph Printed Raven, $75 Photos of a raven collagraph plate, two raven tiles, and the back side of one of the tiles. On the “back side” photo, you can see my name at the top, and underneath is … Continue reading

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Collagraph Plate, Wolves

Plate used to print wolves tile constructed of matte board and 140 lb. cotton rag etching paper. Glued together with gesso and coated with acrylic medium. The plate is good for 100 or so printings. The tiles I print with … Continue reading

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Four Spotted Skimmer Dragonfly

Six-inch Dragonfly, $75 Contrary to popular belief, the mosquito is not Alaska’s state insect. That would be the four spotted skimmer dragonfly. The four spots are on the leading edge of the wings. They get fairly large, four to six-inch … Continue reading

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