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Mother of Pearl Moon Pendant by magpie-poet Mother of Pearl Moon Pendant :iconmagpie-poet:magpie-poet 6 0 Tourmaline Tree of Life by magpie-poet Tourmaline Tree of Life :iconmagpie-poet:magpie-poet 8 0 Malachite Heart Wrap by magpie-poet Malachite Heart Wrap :iconmagpie-poet:magpie-poet 5 0 Yggdrasil - Labradorite Tree of Life Necklace by magpie-poet Yggdrasil - Labradorite Tree of Life Necklace :iconmagpie-poet:magpie-poet 13 1 Rainbow Tree of Life Necklace by magpie-poet Rainbow Tree of Life Necklace :iconmagpie-poet:magpie-poet 12 0 Gibeon Meteorite in silver and hematite by magpie-poet Gibeon Meteorite in silver and hematite :iconmagpie-poet:magpie-poet 9 3 Steampunk Dragonfly Necklace by magpie-poet Steampunk Dragonfly Necklace :iconmagpie-poet:magpie-poet 6 0 Escher's Sky - Bismuth Pendant by magpie-poet Escher's Sky - Bismuth Pendant :iconmagpie-poet:magpie-poet 10 15 Gibeon Meteorite in Copper by magpie-poet Gibeon Meteorite in Copper :iconmagpie-poet:magpie-poet 10 2 Large Malachite Eye Pendant by magpie-poet Large Malachite Eye Pendant :iconmagpie-poet:magpie-poet 18 3 Cresting Waves Labradorite by magpie-poet Cresting Waves Labradorite :iconmagpie-poet:magpie-poet 11 3 Snowy Midnight Tree of Life ACLU Pendant by magpie-poet Snowy Midnight Tree of Life ACLU Pendant :iconmagpie-poet:magpie-poet 13 2 Peridot Planned Parenthood Tree by magpie-poet Peridot Planned Parenthood Tree :iconmagpie-poet:magpie-poet 15 2 Blood Tree of Life - Garnet and Tourmaline by magpie-poet Blood Tree of Life - Garnet and Tourmaline :iconmagpie-poet:magpie-poet 12 0 Dinosaur Bone and Ammolite Pendant by magpie-poet Dinosaur Bone and Ammolite Pendant :iconmagpie-poet:magpie-poet 9 7 Mad Scientist Pendant by magpie-poet Mad Scientist Pendant :iconmagpie-poet:magpie-poet 16 2

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Old Hag
Inspired by Old Hag by veprikov
http://veprikov.deviantart.com/art/Old-hag-376452475
Another day gone. There were only three customers to stop by her shop today.  First was a flustered middle-aged woman, plump, with frazzled hair and too much makeup, asking frantically for another wrinkle removing potion, after insisting that the previous one she had gotten from a new young witch down on Porter's Street hadn't worked.
She liked that girl. Such promise and energy for one so young. Yes, that one deserved a bright future.
The next was a young man, wearing a disheveled sweater hanging off of one shoulder, wrinkled pants and tennis shoes. He insisted on a love potion, that she (a girl he mentioned but had not named) was clearly meant to be with him, she just didn't know it, and needed a little push.
I bet she's a nice girl, poor thing.
When she refused to make him the potion he starting shouting and waving his arms angrily, nearly knocking over poor Vervain, and breaking several of her poti
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Butterfly Brooch rhodolite garnets by WallaceReg Butterfly Brooch rhodolite garnets :iconwallacereg:WallaceReg 18 4 Witch's Mushrooms pendant by GeshaR Witch's Mushrooms pendant :icongeshar:GeshaR 42 23 Forest Walk by GabrielEvans Forest Walk :icongabrielevans:GabrielEvans 264 51 Watch Tower by Maylar Watch Tower :iconmaylar:Maylar 21 1
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Artists for Charity Challenge
I'm trying to band together artists willing to make art and donate profits to important causes, so I'm posting around the internet to see who else is willing.
I know that there are some fellow artists on here that are less than happy with the outcome of the election, like myself. Well I have an idea to put our frustrations to good use.
I’ve decided to create a special section in my Etsy shop named “Charity” stocked with items that I’ve made with the intention of giving 80% of the profits to charity. (For now I’m converting my best selling and newest items until I can make items specifically for that section.)
I challenge other artists to do the same. I say we band together, make art, and donate money to important causes like Planned Parenthood, Black Lives Matter, Pride Foundation, Standing Rock etc.
I've already contacted the Planned Parenthood Donations Center. They said thank you, and that it is perfectly fine to raise money and say that we are donating
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Mini Garden by SpankTB Mini Garden :iconspanktb:SpankTB 108 30 Bat by Evidriell Bat :iconevidriell:Evidriell 126 19 Infinitree Of Life by gremz Infinitree Of Life :icongremz:gremz 95 13 Treehouse and cocoa by Bakhareva Treehouse and cocoa :iconbakhareva:Bakhareva 51 10 Ruins in the forest by Katarzyna-Kmiecik Ruins in the forest :iconkatarzyna-kmiecik:Katarzyna-Kmiecik 568 86 Cloudy Day by morgansketch Cloudy Day :iconmorgansketch:morgansketch 193 25

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Mother of Pearl Moon Pendant
Had these lovely carved mother of pearl moons and finally decided to tackle one. Wrapped in brass and fine silver over copper wire. I wanted a kind of ray looking weave. I'd love to try proper rays with sunstone someday :)  2 1/4" by 1 3/4"

on etsy:
www.etsy.com/listing/508336246
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Tourmaline Tree of Life
The gentleman I got most of my stone chips from retired and I'm torn between wanting to use all the different ones I bought last time I saw them and hording them like a dragon.

Still making lots of trees, hoping to teach a class again this semester, also trying to make the trees a bit useful. So proceeds from some are going to different charities. So the price of this piece minus shipping and etsy fees will be donated to Doctors Without Borders/Medecins sans Fronteirs. www.doctorswithoutborders.org

on etsy:
www.etsy.com/listing/512016865
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Malachite Heart Wrap
Well, I felt obliged to do a heart for valentine's day last month but didn't really have any red or pink ones... So a much less floofy heart, neat patterned malachite in antique coated copper. (Apparently hearts know I don't really care for them, this was a surprisingly hard shape to wrap for me.)

on etsy: www.etsy.com/listing/496312556
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Yggdrasil - Labradorite Tree of Life Necklace
*The price of this piece minus shipping and etsy fees will be donated to the Sierra Club: Explore, Enjoy, and Protect the Planet* sierraclub.org

Another of my newest batch of fundraiser trees

Labradorite always adds a bit of magic to things. I've been reading the new Norse Mythology book and the two-tone tree against the color moving in the stone made me think of Yggdrasil, the World Tree that connects the nine worlds from the poetic and prose eddas while I was working on it.

On etsy:
www.etsy.com/listing/498588158
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Rainbow Tree of Life Necklace
Part of a batch of trees I've made that I'll be selling with proceeds going to assorted charities. Sort of like what I used to do on here before *tumbleweeds blow by*

*The price of this piece minus shipping and etsy fees will be donated to Lambda Legal, a national organization committed to achieving full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people and everybody with HIV through impact litigation, education and public policy work.* www.lambdalegal.org/

L-R the stones included (ones associated with birthstones include their 'month' in parentheses) are: garnet (January), carnelian, sunstone, citrine (November), peridot (August), malachite, lapis, iolite, and amethyst (February).

On etsy:
www.etsy.com/listing/506664627

Where to find the other donation trees:
www.etsy.com/shop/magpiesmisce…
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magpie-poet
sandra
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Shell of choice: nautilus (or ammonite)
Wallpaper of choice: regency stripes or a nice floral. something to match my furniture and drapes...
Skin of choice: hmm. clear would be nice for once...
Favourite cartoon character: scrat the saber-tooth squirrel. or charlie brown.
Personal Quote: god save me from my friends, i can protect myself from my enemies. anatole france.
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Devious Journal Entry

Journal Entry: Sat Aug 2, 2014, 2:15 PM
Most of my (at this point not so)recent submissions to groups expired, I didn't close out the notifications so I could ask if the pieces weren't considered good enough or wrong folder or what, since they weren't rejected. Just ignored. But dA seems to have taken it on itself to delete those notifications. Is there a way to look up what groups a piece was submitted to but didn't get in so I can drop them a line to ask?

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:iconjandsgems:
JandSGems Featured By Owner Oct 22, 2016  Professional Artisan Crafter
Thanks For The Favs!
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Demon-catgirl Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Hey there! Do you take commissions?
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:iconmagpie-poet:
magpie-poet Featured By Owner May 1, 2016
Sorry, just got this. I do in theory, it depends on if I feel I can execute what you want and if I can get my hands on the right gems :)
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:icondemon-catgirl:
Demon-catgirl Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Okay, thanks.:D (Big Grin) I liked your gallery and was curious.
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:iconmagpie-poet:
magpie-poet Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2016
No problem. I still check here but not as often. If you want something or have some questions drop me a line at my etsy shop www.etsy.com/shop/magpiesmisce… they get forwarded to my email :)
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Lintu47 Featured By Owner Feb 17, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
Hello! :wave:
Thank you for the :+favlove:
Have a nice day! Bunny Emoji-72 (Kawaii) [V4] by Jerikuto
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:iconmagpie-poet:
magpie-poet Featured By Owner Feb 19, 2015
Thank you, you too :D
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Taisa-Winged Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2015   Artisan Crafter
Thank You for the :+fav:
^__^
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Marvmitty Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
thanks for the fave! :) (Smile) 
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Elehanne Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2014  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Hi dear ^__^ thank you a lllama-lot for the DAWatch! :love:
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