Tag: ostrich egg

Custom Art in Eggshells, Gourds, Wood, Jewelry, and More

Make-A-Wish Foundation Charity Golf Tournament Set For July

This egg has a very special meaning for me. I created it as a fund raising effort for Make-A-Wish Foundation. The event, a golf tournament, is sponsored by Robison Distributing (http://www.robisondistributing.com/) and the Utah Floor Covering Association. Back in the history of my life I met an amazing woman (Florence) whose son, Bobby, left our world…
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Springtime Butterfly Adventure Accepted to Hogle Zoo World of The Wild Art Show

As promised, I am sharing which of my pieces was accepted to the World of The Wild Art Show at Hogle Zoo. I was fortunate to attend the opening reception on Friday, February 1, 2013 where I was able to meet with a few of the other artists which led to some great conversations. There…
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New Inspiration Makes it Debut at Face of Utah Sculpture

During a November 2011 visit to New Mexico I found a book published by the Heard Museum in Phoenix, Arizona which contains photographs of miniature silver seed pots collected by Norman L. Sandfield. These collected seed pots are nearly all less than 3 inches in diameter and were crafted by Native artists from all over…
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Nancy Vo’s Inspirational Letter

Nancy Vo from Vancouver, BC, Canada wrote the following to me via email: “While working on a project for the local school library, your egg came up in a search for Ginkgo leaves.  You can check out my blog to see what resulted from that inspiration…” I found her idea original as well as her…
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Accepted! First Annual Covey Center for the Arts Summer Art Showcase

Today, May, 8 2012, I was given a wonderful notification. My entry, Philippine Hibiscus (a carved ostrich eggshell), was accepted into the first annual Covey Center for the Arts Summer Art Showcase in Provo, Ut. The opening reception for the Summer Art Showcase will be Friday, June 1, 2012 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in…
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