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Mermaid Glass's Gallery

Mermaid Glass's Gallery

Posted by Mermaid Glass on 12/15/2006
Hi, my name is Laurie Whitney of Mermaid glass. Enjoy!

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~Ba-Da Bling~

~Ba-Da Bling~

Some jewel-toned, Triton-scrolled hollows.
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~Cabo~

~Cabo~

I'm Baja dreamin'!
(3 images)
~Clad~

~Clad~

A rare set in Seattle Blue, Ink Blue and Double Helix Triton shards and stringer.
(4 images)
~Downbound~

~Downbound~

This one was donated for a fundraiser. I kind of hated to let it go!
(3 images)
~HoJo Mojo~

~HoJo Mojo~

Remind you of the old roadside HoJo's?
(5 images)
~Internal Combustion~

~Internal Combustion~

A fiery little concoction in shades of purple and coral using my random stringer technique.
(3 images)
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~Siren Song~

~Siren Song~

(4 images)
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~Strike Zone~

~Strike Zone~

Color, color, color!
(3 images)
Adrift

Adrift

Just playing around with some gold foil
(4 images)
Analyze This

Analyze This

Lot's of color, soft and swirly
(3 images)
Arctic Seas

Arctic Seas

The surge of time and tide
(3 images)
Cancun

Cancun

An organic focal with tons of gorgeous color.
(3 images)
Candy Land

Candy Land

Color fun!
(4 images)
Coffee & Donuts

Coffee & Donuts

These are my stress-reliever beads. I make them when I just want something fun to do. I've got some on Ebay right now.
(5 images)
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Cozumel

Cozumel

Another organic focal, this one in hues of ocean and earth
(3 images)
Dawn Patrol

Dawn Patrol

Something about this bead reminds me of hitting the beach in the early hours while the guys checked out the surf conditions.
(3 images)
Fall in Wonderland

Fall in Wonderland

This is what I imagine Alice would have found if she'd fallen down the rabbit hole in October!
(5 images)
Goddess

Goddess

Some Goddess beads in Chalcedony!
(7 images)
Heat Lightning

Heat Lightning

Shimmers of blue light arc across the surface of these beads.
(4 images)
Internalize

Internalize

This is a bead I made quite a long time ago and just found at the bottom of a little butter tub that I keep beads that need to be photographed. I'd completely forgotten about it, but I actually really like it.
(5 images)
Juliette's Regret

Juliette's Regret

Did she have any, do you think?
(3 images)
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My World

My World

A lovely kind of chaos of color and motion...
(3 images)
Palm Beach

Palm Beach

A set of hollows in luminous sea colors with a touch of flash!
(3 images)
Random Focals

Random Focals

Just a small collection of colorful, spiraled focals.
(7 images)
Retro Wave Rainbow - Hollow Focal

Retro Wave Rainbow - Hollow Focal

Another of my Retro Wave Hollow beads, this time in a rainbow of color.
(4 images)
Sea Life

Sea Life

I love blue!
(2 images)
Shimmer

Shimmer

Just a shimmer of color across the surface of this shell-spiral bead.
(3 images)
Shock Therapy

Shock Therapy

Color, color everywhere
(3 images)
Siren

Siren

All the blues in the sea....
(3 images)
Snowy Owl

Snowy Owl

One Snowy Owl, pristine and quiet as he watches...
(3 images)
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Social Circle

Social Circle

Something fun and bright. A big bead.
(4 images)
Space Journey

Space Journey

Adventures in dichro!
(2 images)
Spice Island

Spice Island

A little spicy color for the upcoming season.
(3 images)
Little foodie fun

Little foodie fun

Some more of these fun little sculptural food beads.
(7 images)
Harvest Moon Tree

Harvest Moon Tree

My first tree bead of the Autumn season.
(4 images)
Falling.....

Falling.....

It's that time of the year again. I have sets of these on Etsy and on eBay.
(3 images)
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A Day at the Beach

A Day at the Beach

Memories of the sea....
(6 images)
Sea Dreams

Sea Dreams

Softly swirling colors of the sea
(3 images)
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Sidewalk Chalk III

Sidewalk Chalk III

Another set of Painted Ladies, this time with my Sidewalk Chalk design.
(3 images)
Jacob's Ladder

Jacob's Ladder

Organic focal with Luna and Terra
(4 images)
Sidewalk Chalk

Sidewalk Chalk

With two little kids at my house, it's not hard to see where the inspiration for these beads came from!
(3 images)
Fairy Forest

Fairy Forest

(4 images)
~Surrender~

~Surrender~

Love Luna? This bead has a base of glowing, shell-spiraled Luna with details in transparent Amethyst, Copper Green and Terra.
(4 images)
Global Warming

Global Warming

An organic focal in Luna,ivory and transparent teal.
(3 images)
Aquatica

Aquatica

A set of luminous, textural hollows in soothing ink blue, aqua and encased light turquoise.
(4 images)
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Painted Ladies ~Salsa~

Painted Ladies ~Salsa~

Another set of these fun, funky beads. This time I've thrown in a couple of big-hole beads.
(4 images)
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~*Whisper*~

~*Whisper*~

Shell-spiraled focal and a matching set in Copper Green, Luna and ink blue.
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~Fiji~

~Fiji~

Another conch shell focal. Made entirely of Terranova with gorgeous color. It's on eBay right now.
(2 images)
Moonraker

Moonraker

Ivory encased in deep blue,ink blue and amethyst then layered over with Luna and silvered ivory.
(3 images)
~*Sea*~

~*Sea*~

...to the sea
(4 images)
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Blue Hawaii

Blue Hawaii

Spirals of blue-blue swirl upwards with trails of 'bubbles' leading the way
(4 images)
~Sand~

~Sand~

First the Sea, now the Sand!
(4 images)
Organics Gone Wild!

Organics Gone Wild!

A couple of organic focals in vibrant colors.
(6 images)
Eden Calling

Eden Calling

My first green bead!
(1 image)
Flip-Flop Fun

Flip-Flop Fun

These are just some fun little summer beads I make for friends and family. I've recently added them to my Etsy shop. They're not my typical style, but they are so cute and I love making them.
(4 images)
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~Enchanted~

~Enchanted~

Luna, Terra and swirled Moretti
(4 images)
Shine

Shine

Lots of color, lots of movement
(2 images)
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~*Float*~

~*Float*~

Back to the beach with this floaty, layered organic focal
(4 images)
~*Swing*~

~*Swing*~

Swirls of layered color drift upward.
(2 images)
~*Samba*~

~*Samba*~

It's time for more Painted Ladies!Lots of fun, lots of color....
(4 images)
Rise

Rise

Bubbles gently rise to the surface
(4 images)
~*Shift*~

~*Shift*~

A softly, subtly shifting flow of color and light. Earthy and organic.
(3 images)
Tahitian

Tahitian

Feeling summer coming on. Must make shells!
(2 images)
Hush

Hush

Ocean-inspired organic focal with copper green, ivory, silver, Kronos, and pale ink blue. All of my favorites in one bead!
(4 images)
Ghost Dance II Hollows

Ghost Dance II Hollows

I almost never make the same kind of beads over again, but I loved these so much that I repeated them, with some subtle changes, of course.
(5 images)
Aquarian

Aquarian

Teal hollows with silvered-ivory shards. The perfect mermaid treasure!
(5 images)
Ghost Dance

Ghost Dance

A set of luminous aqua and violet hollows with DH Olympia Rain and Kronos.I tried so hard to photograph these, but the tracery design is so subtle, I couldn't capture their true beauty.
(6 images)
Dusk

Dusk

Shades of blue, aventurine, silvered ivory, the kitchen sink. I was checking out Michael Barley's gallery at his website and I got inspired by the brilliant way he blends colors and textures and layers in his beads.
(4 images)
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Dawn

Dawn

New set of organics in earthy red tones.
(6 images)
Painted Ladies ~*Bunny Hop*~

Painted Ladies ~*Bunny Hop*~

A little splash of color to brighten up February.
(4 images)
Lagoon

Lagoon

New organic focal bead with some of the last of my original DH Kronos and Olympia Rain stash.
(3 images)
River rocks

River rocks

I haven't made any of these in over a year and I just got a little nostalgic for the process.
(2 images)
New Caledonia

New Caledonia

Swirls and droplets like sea water in sunlight.
(3 images)
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Blue Beyond

Blue Beyond

Spiraling swirls of crystal clear magnify the color-shifting silver glass below.
(3 images)
Twilight Sea

Twilight Sea

The winter ocean is one of my favorite places.
(3 images)
Painted Ladies ~*Cha-Cha*~

Painted Ladies ~*Cha-Cha*~

A new set of Painted Ladies all dressed up for the Valentine's Dance!
(4 images)
Lorelei's Heart

Lorelei's Heart

Gently flowing heart in silver glass and ivory.
(5 images)
Melissa

Melissa

Another Abstract Goddess, in pretty pink for Valentine's Day.
(3 images)
Painted Ladies - Calypso

Painted Ladies - Calypso

Feeling the islands today, with these new Painted Ladies! One of my fave color combos!
(5 images)
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Journey's End

Journey's End

A swirling, multi-layered sort of dreamy bead. I got a really good reaction with the Terra.
(5 images)
Angela

Angela

A new abstract Lady Goddess. She's all dressed up for a night out!
(3 images)
Feeling very focal

Feeling very focal

I went on a terrible focal binge. I needed instant gratification and once I made one, I just couldn't stop myself. I'm only going to post a few in here, though. I have about seven more still sitting in the kiln. I'm beat!
(8 images)
Painted Ladies VII - Rumba

Painted Ladies VII - Rumba

I haven't made a set of Painted Ladies in at least six months but I had a big custom order for some last week and I remembered how much fun they are to make.
(6 images)
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Dune

Dune

I always do surf, so I decided to try sand
(4 images)
Fantasea Shells

Fantasea Shells

I've added a couple of new Fantasea shells.
(4 images)
Harvest

Harvest

An October-inspired set of intricate dot beads with a couple of big-hole rounds thrown in for more fun!
(5 images)
Drift

Drift

A new focal
(3 images)
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Lucy

Lucy

My little flower child goddess. She's got just a touch of 60's psychedelica.
(3 images)
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Elise

Elise

I just got back on the torch after a long equipment-related delay. Here's another of my Painted Lady Goddess beads. I like her cuz she's kind of mermaidy.
(2 images)
Sway

Sway

I love the graceful blend of color and form on this bead.
(2 images)
Sand and Sea Focals

Sand and Sea Focals

I've been working on some new etched organics, with a nice gentle flow to them.
(4 images)
Aurora

Aurora

I dipped in to my dwindling supply of Olympia Rain and Kronos for this set. It reminds me of the Northern Lights.
(3 images)
~*1969*~

~*1969*~

To the moon....and beyond
(4 images)
Lorelei Princess

Lorelei Princess

For the mermaid in all of us...
(5 images)
Fantasea Shell

Fantasea Shell

Just exploring the ebb and flow...different shapes, new shapes, new ideas.
(2 images)
September

September

Yay, Autumn!!!
(2 images)
Hey, Ladies

Hey, Ladies

Abstract ladies, lets call them Goddesses in evening wear!
(6 images)
Falling

Falling

Don't jump into this leaf pile!
(3 images)
Painted Ladies I

Painted Ladies I

Fun shape, fun colors. Kind of like a Conga line! This is the first set in a series of Painted Ladies beads I'm working on.
(5 images, 1 comment)
Moondance

Moondance

Kinda like light on water.
(4 images)
Surf and Sand

Surf and Sand

All things come from the sea.
(11 images)
Mermaid's Treasure

Mermaid's Treasure

Finally back at the torch (yay!) with a few new focals for Spring.
(2 images)
Pacifica

Pacifica

(2 images)
Into the Mystic

Into the Mystic

A little Van Morrison at the torch just puts me in the mood!
(2 images)
Fun with Toggles

Fun with Toggles

Tiggle-toggle, completely boggled....
(6 images)
Shells

Shells

Some seashells she sells
(4 images)
Tribal

Tribal

A little geometry in color!
(5 images)
Assorted Focals

Assorted Focals

Focally speaking....
(3 images, 1 comment)
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Lunar Sea

Lunar Sea

Yeah, I think lampwork is a form of lunarsea!
(2 images)

 Artist:   Mermaid Glass  ( ) Contact Artist 
Mermaid Glass
Hi. My name is Laurie Whitney and I love working with glass. Come visit my website and take a look at some of my other beads and glass designs.

Ebay - http://search.ebay.com/_W0QQsassZmermaidartglass
Etsy - http://www.mermaidglass.etsy.com
Blog - http://www.themermaidtale.blogspot.com

Laurie Whitney
Chuluota FL  
http://www.themermaidtale.blogspot.com


Comments
  • Astrid Riedel
    Astrid Riedel: Hi Laurie, Thank you for the complement and your beads are stunning, so befitting the name mermaid glass.
    8/3/2008 10:12 PM

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