Melanie West is on a roll too! She’s added two vessels along with three new textured necklaces in a series she’s calling Beautiful Uglies.  Note the clever use of small rubber O-rings as spacer beads.

Melanie moves between heavy texturing on her new beads to a cane-slice encrusted 6″ tall vessel in her signature style. She’s calling this vase NudiFlounder.

If she tires of one style, she can move to the other. Smart! Melanie was working toward these new series when we played together in the spring. What a gift to see them emerge.

  • reply donna Greenberg ,

    A true visionary artist. Melanie digs deep and always emerges with something that takes us to a new level of thinking in polymer. In any medium for that matter!

    • reply Melanie Muir ,

      One of the true goddesses of polymer as far as I’m concerned, I could look at that vessel for hours and not tire of it!

      • reply Melanie West ,

        Donna and Ms. Muir, you two gals are makin’ me blush! Stop it!!! ;P
        Cynthia, thank you soooo much for the feature today. You made my day (week… no, month!).

        • reply Varda ,

          Absolutely amazing artistic mix of shape and color.

          • reply Seth Savarick ,

            Love, Love,Love!

            • reply Jan Montarsi ,

              Melanie your Pieces are Amazing !!!!!!!!!!!

              • reply Kit ,

                Oh, the NudiFlounder is Hot! I love it! I WANT it!

                • reply Meisha ,

                  Melanie, the vase is Wonderful…so Dynamic. Looking forward to seeing more!

                  • reply Maria Petkova ,

                    Melanie West is a great inspirator!This is also confirmed in this case!I`m impressed by the two guidelines on which she working now.And waiting for more 🙂

                    • reply genevieve williamson ,

                      Its cool to see two very different styles coming from one artist!

                      • reply Nikolina Otržan ,

                        Love the Dover sole, but adore the beads <3

                        • reply Jana ,

                          Perfection…love it, Mel..

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