Holiday Decoration Ideas with Seashells for each Month

I have made 12 themed holiday ornaments specially for Philadelphia Shell Show 2010, annual event in Philadelphia Museum of Natural Science. This work was awarded a First Place in Seasonal Ornaments Division at this prestigious event. These 12 themed seasonal ornaments can be used for fun and fabulous decoration for whole year holidays and become a unique calendar, eye – catching room...
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How to select the right accessories and decoration for your costal beach house

When you live in your beach home full time, visit a couple of times a year, or stay there during a season close to the beach, or may be like beach themes, decorating your home with beach home décor motifs is easy, and beautiful method to decorate. Beach theme colors often can make or break any space. If you really prefer to have a nautical theme, then think of red, white and blues. Your choice...
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Craft Ideas: Simple Seashell Craft Project “Japanese Girl” in 5 easy steps

You need following materials: 1. wood stained or painted red plate about 8×10 in size and half inch thick 2. 9 seashells : 1 clam shell(for face), 4 black color mussel shells(for hair) 3. pectin shells (for head and dress accessories) and 2 small seashells (for dress decoration) 4. General Elmer Glue 5. Paper towel Step 1. Take your wood plate and position it vertically. Step 2. Apply a...
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Amazing seashell collection from Museum of Natural History in New York

American Museum of Natural History in New York, one of the best Natural History museum in the world, has the great exhibition of the gifts that the ocean scatters. Seashells are beautiful to behold, pleasing to the touch, and often filled with the roar of the sea itself. Journey to the sea shell world launches visitors of different ages through the time and space to experience the life and...
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How to make Seashell Wind Chime – Hear the Sound of Nature

Autumn arrives and for many signaled end of summer vacations. No more of warm beach days and return of school, work, cold weather. One way you could keep a little more of the summer is to create something that remind you of a warm days. Seashells are a popular decorative motif, and artwork that utilizes shells is some of the favorite and most original around. Shells have a timeless quality and...
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How to make Halloween decoration from seashells in 6 easy steps

Seashells are wonderful materials that nature has given us. It’s fun to make decorations for any holidays especially for Halloween. I like to share with some my ideas that can help you to create your own holiday ornaments from natural seashells and sea stars. Start now to watch for crafting materials each time you walk down at the seashore. Collect as many varieties seashells as possible when...
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Seashell art in high end fashion

I really believe that art is an expression of ideas and emotions, a filling for line and form, color, light and shade and of course texture . Each person expresses himself in a different way, even though influenced by the work of others. I liked to use the natural beauty of the sea shells in the different personal projects. Seashells are very attractive objects and very helpful material for...
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Two Seashell inspired Architectural marvels

Apparently not only artists and collectors adore the beauty of seashells. The perfect houses mother nature created for mollusks are inspiring modern architecture in some part of the world. One example of such design is the contemporary Nautilus House designed by architect Javier Senosiain of “Arquitectura Organica” in Mexico City. It is fun to look at and walk through – it is a...
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