Set aside those little dye packets from the package of PAAS Easter-egg coloring kits and break out the paints, the beads, the wire, and the clay. The Keys Weekly challenged the staff at The Art Studio in Marathon to come up with some creative decorations for the Easter holiday. Here are their creations.
“Pansky” by Jessie Vandervoort Wax and dye resistant technique from the Ukraine.
Hand-Painted By Sheila Cook Acrylic, hand-painted, hollowed eggs.
Beaded By Tiffany Kidwell Colored using shaving cream technique, embellished with wire and beads.
Glass Fused By Jessie Vandervoort Pieces of glass joined by melting at high temperature.
“Huevos Rancheros” By Lynn Loftus Thrown clay, underglazed not fired.
Glass Blown By Donald McMullen Boro silicate lampworking.