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Six-inch Halibut Tile

Three six-inch tiles and the collagraph plate. I like the spearment inside the halibut on the bottom left, but the best combination is the grey halibut on the upper left with the spearment as the water color. I also prefer … Continue reading

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Three Halibut and One Gingko

Array of four-inch tiles, halibut and ginkgo, multiglaze, $35 each These are the newest designs and the plates are made from 300-lb. cotton rag etching paper on matte board. The paper is thicker than what is usually used to make … Continue reading

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Stamps and Back of Tile

Stamps used to impress images into the back of the tile. Back of the tile: Mighell Silver Hand Artist Aug 14 2013 “Stamps: swan/fish, fish, star, fish, and fox” Cook Inlet Glacier Clay Alaska Vitrified The “Silver Hand Artist” means … Continue reading

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Four-inch Leaf Impressions

Array of four-inch leaf impressions, $30 each The names listed under the images go clockwise starting at the upper left. It was a very wet rainy weekend at the Anchorage Market yet sales were better than the week before. You … Continue reading

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Fireweed Plant Impression

Fired off another load of plant impressions. Made several of the fireweed flower impressions since a lot of people love them and they are all over in Alaska. Started selling art tiles at the ANHC, Alaska Native Heritage Center, again … Continue reading

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Turquoise Crystaline Glaze Plant Impressions

Array of four-inch plant impressions, $30 each. The phote is from an iphone since my scanner is kaput. It’s hard to take a decent photo of a glossy surface. Three of the tiles have a ginkgo leaf. Anchorage has one … Continue reading

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Mammoth Tile

Six-inch square, $85 for the red sky and $75 for the blue sky. The higher price tiles are a two part glaze process and take more time to make. A friend bought a lot of tiles, including field tiles, from … Continue reading

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Basement Tile At the NANA Building in Anchorage

Click on the picture to see a larger image. 12″ x 12″ x 0.7″ Multiglazed tile, Cook Inlet glacier clay, cone 6 oxidation $350.00 The fish in the center are dolly varden, arctic char, and pike. This tile was the … Continue reading

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More 12″ Designs for NANA Building

Three more 12″ Tiles for an Alaskan Native Corporation Building. It takes a couple of weeks to get the design drawn, cut, glued, pressed into clay, bisqued, waxed, glazed, and glaze fired. Two more tiles are drying on wire racks … Continue reading

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Twelve-Inch Tile for NANA Building

The tile clay body that I developed from the mudflats glacial clay works well for large size tiles. This tile design is one of fourteen that the NANA native corporation commissioned for the elevator lobbies of their new six-story digs … Continue reading

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