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softglass's Gallery

softglass's Gallery

Posted by Chameleon Used To Be Softglass on 11/22/2007
 Nominated for Feature by BeadAbundant

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Alaska spirit

Alaska spirit

I just love whales there just magnificent.
(3 images)
ammonite

ammonite

i find this an inspiring form
so i just had to make them.
(2 images)
Anazazi Bear

Anazazi Bear

I have made these Bears inspired by Anazazi pottery.
(2 images)
Ancient ones

Ancient ones

i have made these two faces
and i call them the Ancient ones.
(6 images)
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aqua

aqua

(3 images)
arctic warrior

arctic warrior

(5 images, 1 sub-page)
back to bears

back to bears

I am back to bears there to much fun to make.
(5 images)
Bear dancer

Bear dancer

i made this bead that i call Bear dancer in honour of somebody i met a long time ago but never forgot about him.
(4 images)
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bear pendants

bear pendants

i call these northern light bears
(2 images, 2 comments)
blue dot and scratch

blue dot and scratch

i like to make dot beads and use simple colors for the designs
(2 images, 1 comment)
Brothers in the snow

Brothers in the snow

meet the Brothers from the North with there frosty looks
(3 images)
Buffalo Nation

Buffalo Nation

This brings me right back to the winter of 2001 in Morley.
seeing the Buffalo and the northern lights magical.
(1 image)
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celestial brother

celestial brother

(3 images)
Celestial Dreaming

Celestial Dreaming

I call these pendants Celestial Dreaming the colors and texture invites you to use you imagination
and discover thing inside them.
(5 images)
cinnamon bear

cinnamon bear

i just love this color so i made this focal i call cinnamon bear
(3 images)
close to my heart

close to my heart

I have made the rose pendants while i was thinking of someone in the past.
(3 images)
copperbears

copperbears

i made these little bears and a friend of mine electroformed them for me.
(5 images)
Coyote The trickster

Coyote The trickster

(4 images)
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Diamond in her Eyes

Diamond in her Eyes

i always liked Bears and to make one from glass is lots of fun this one has cubic zirconaia's to make her a litlle bit fancy
(1 image)
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Eagle Bear

Eagle Bear

i have made this bear an put Eagle feather murrini's on it
i wish everybody a creative 2008 and lots of fun.
(2 images)
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everybody needs a bear

everybody needs a bear

it was a nice day to make a bear.
(3 images)
flower pendants

flower pendants

i love flowers it gives me a good feeling walking in nature and see al the colors and shapes.
(4 images)
frosted dichro

frosted dichro

just love to play with dichro
(1 image)
ghostly orchid

ghostly orchid

i was playing with flower shapes and this orchid came out of it the colors are very ghostly
(3 images)
Grandfather wind

Grandfather wind

i am inspired by the wind.
(3 images)
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green murini

green murini

i love murini so i tried to make one in Satake
(2 images)
i was here

i was here

inspired by rockart i have created this hand pendant.
(3 images)
iktomi the trickster

iktomi the trickster

i just got so inspired by the story's of Iktomi the Trickster so this is what i came up with.
(3 images)
imploded

imploded

here are some boro pendants i have made and had lots of fun
creating them.
(5 images)
just call me blue

just call me blue

I am playing with of mandrel pendants and this one came out of it.
(3 images)
keeper of the medicine

keeper of the medicine

When i visited my Nakoda friends years ago they learned me things about nature in this case the bear
and his/her ability to find medicine in nature to cure them selfs when they got sick
so i call this bead keeper of the medicine.
(3 images)
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Keeper of the night

Keeper of the night

The owl is a special bird to me so trying to create one is lots of fun.
(3 images)
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Kindered Spirit

Kindered Spirit

Back to bears
(3 images)
koi

koi

i got inspired by the koi carps of friends i have and this bead came out of it.
(2 images, 1 comment)
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little feather

little feather

i call these vessels little feather in the universe.
(3 images)
little jelly fish

little jelly fish

i have made these little jelly fish pendants some times i see them by the northsea.
(3 images)
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medicine from the deep

medicine from the deep

(2 images)
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mystical

mystical

i have made these bears yesterday and used frit in them i see all kind of things in them in one of them
i see a face.
(2 images)
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new beginning

new beginning

i call this vessel new beginning.
(4 images)
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northern bear

northern bear

i made this bear after being inspired watching my studio's window covered with iceflowers.
(6 images, 1 comment)
Northern medicine

Northern medicine

(3 images)
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Painted face

Painted face

i am working on a collection that i call painted face
i get my inspiration when i visit powwows.
(3 images, 1 sub-page)
painted face

painted face

i have so much fun to make these little faces/masks.
(3 images)
Pink Bubblegum

Pink Bubblegum

This color reminded me of Bubble gum i had as a kid.
(3 images)
purple delight

purple delight

I like to work with Satake and the beautiful palette of colors it comes in.
(3 images)
Rainbow vessel

Rainbow vessel

I have made this rainbow vessel a while ago.
(2 images, 1 comment)
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Rattlebone

Rattlebone

i have made this bead i call Rattlebone inspired by a song.
(2 images, 1 comment)
Sacred clown

Sacred clown

i am in a happy mood today
and remembered the Sacred clowns {Koshare}i have seen in the Pueblos.
(3 images)
Sinopa

Sinopa

meet Sinopa the fox with her beautiful copper ears
(3 images)
Sky Bear

Sky Bear

When i was making bears last week i tought about a man i met a long time ago his name was Sky Bear and i finaly found a technique i good use to make this bear pendant.
(2 images)
Snow Walker

Snow Walker

(3 images)
Spirit Animals

Spirit Animals

i am making Spirit Animals beads and have lots of fun with it.
(6 images)
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Spirit bears

Spirit bears

(3 images, 1 comment)
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spirit bears

spirit bears

here are some of my spirit bears.
(3 images)
Spirit Bears

Spirit Bears

Here are a couple of spirit bears with magical colors.
(2 images)
spirit bears out of boro

spirit bears out of boro

here are some of my new bears
i have so much fun creating them :)
(4 images)
Spirit bird

Spirit bird

(4 images)
Spirit helpers

Spirit helpers

i have made this Bear and Raven and tried to give these beads a magical look.
(2 images)
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Thunder Boy

Thunder Boy

i got inspired by a native american story called Thunder Boy
(3 images)
turtle dreams

turtle dreams

i just love turtles
(2 images)
turtle medicine flower

turtle medicine flower

(3 images)
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turtle medicine wheel

turtle medicine wheel

i love turtles and i wanted to make one with an medicine wheel:)
(3 images)
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waterworld

waterworld

i call this Satake bead Waterworld.
(2 images)
Wildbunch

Wildbunch

i made a couple of bears just for fun.
(3 images)
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woodland spirit

woodland spirit

i call this one woodland spirit and he is blessed with an eagle feather.

i learned to make this Murrini from Claudia Trimbur-Pagel
(4 images)
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My name is Marcel Rensmaag and i am a bead maker from the Netherlands. I get my inspiration from the Japanese Tonbo-dama And things i see in nature, I love to work with soft glass like moretti And Satake and others I hope you enjoy my work in this gallery.



Comments
  • Carlee
    hey there :)
    Carlee: i`ll be in the netherlands in june
    to teach...(close to amsterdam) whatabout meeting and sharing some skills ;) i love your work ! it`s fantastic !!
    greets from germany
    carla
    4/17/2008 3:12 AM
  • Chameleon Used To Be Softglass
    thank you
    Chameleon Used To Be Softglass: thank you Carlee for your nice comments
    about my work.
    sounds great to meet up and share skills.

    greetingd marcel.
    4/17/2008 4:22 AM

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