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danmalaOur seasonal thought right about now probably pertains to candy so I thought you might appreciate these “sweet” mandalas created by Arizona-based artist, Kathy Klein. She is known for her stunning creations of floral mandalas but she has also made them out of sea shells. You can see more her work and purchase some of her prints on her website, dãnmãlã.

Images: Courtesy of Kathy Klein.

Claire Moynihan

ClaireMoynihanLove this collection of “Bug Balls” created by UK-based textile artist, Claire Moynihan.  She uses free form dimensional embroidery techniques to create these sculptural insects and snails mounted on felt balls. Do check out  more of these amazing ‘bugs’ on her website.

Images: Courtesy of Claire Moynihan.

Fabulous Cat Papers

FabulousCatPaperThese great Japanese style notebooks are handmade by Athens-based creator, Chara.  She has combined her love of paper and thread to create these embroidered cover journals. Her statement in her Etsy shop, Fabulous Cat Paper, says it all concisely:

“I just love paper, threads and the process of creating…”

Images: Courtesy of Fabulous Cat Paper.