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making a beach candle holder

i had found an ancient brush head washed up on my local beach at Felixstowe -decided it would make a cool base for a candle holder. I used sea metal to make the holder then added sea glass and yellow … Continue reading

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wee ships from sea driftwood-for sale

using ancient sea driftwood iv made these little boats to put in my etsy shop.i collected the driftwood after a big storm back in 2019 on the same beach as in the images.It took 2 years to dry out! now … Continue reading

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making seaside diorama-imprinted glass

Using glass imprinted with sea shells i created little seaside diorama by adding seaglass and shells and painted an original seasider scene on the lid. Now its for sale in my etsy shop. http://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/sunnySUFFOLKart . Hope you are having happy … Continue reading

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Swimming at the beach -chilly but good!

its been a late summer this year,finally got to swim in the sea here at Felixstowe, feels great! i hope you are having happy days!

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painting on small metal tins -and making dioramas

i stumbled on these tins that held sweeties and decided to use them in my art projects. iv been painting on the lids using acrylic paints and then sealing the finished painting with varnish. Inside the tin iv made a … Continue reading

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Using pieces of sea driftwood + a woven plastic sail i found on the tideline at Felixstowe beach i made this sailboat .

After collecting the pieces i assembled this wee sailboat and its now for sale in my etsy shop . http://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/sunnySUFFOLKart

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Hot day at Eype beach in Dorset

Just up from the beach is a campsite and its a lovely spot like stepping back in time! On the beach theres fossils to be found easily,not for nothing is it known as the Jurassic coast .I painted the scene … Continue reading

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Making wee seashell girls at Felixstowe beach

I gathered seashells on the local beach in the last image ^ after a high tide .Some were very old oyster shells that are very sea worn and pretty and i got to thinking about making seashell girls to sit … Continue reading

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keeping accurate time can be cool.

i bought 3 accurate silent clock mechanisms and recently made them into these interesting clocks. About 2 years ago i gathered some sea driftwood on my local beach after a big storm. I first cleaned the wood with a weak … Continue reading

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the Isle of May ,Firth of Forth

Boat trips run out daily from Anstruther to the island. If you take such a landing trip you are left to explore the island that is full of sea birds that nest on the cliffs and you can get really … Continue reading

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