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I was recruited to produce commercial cabisha scrimshaw by Bankima in 1974. Cabisha scrimshaw was mass produced from elephant tusks made into little rounds and ovals for jewelry mountings. I worked there for about a year, before moving to Whidby Island in Washington state to pursue producing museum quality pieces from fossilized Mastodon and antique Sperm Whale teeth. But first let me share...
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Scrimshaw is an engraving on ivory, bone, or man-made materials. The engraving is then "inked" to increase visibility. Although many link scrimshaw to whalers of the 1800s, examples date back as far as 200 AD. The style is different but the process is the same. The early schrimshaw was not fine art but may certainly be collectable. In the 1970s a style known as the "Bellingham School" of...
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Hand Carved Bone,Greenstone Jade,Paua & Gemstones New Zealand Maori & Hawaiian Koru's,Fish Hooks,Koru's.Infinitys & more. Since 2008, We have been a leading source for High Quality Bone Greenstone Nephrite Jade, Paua & Pacific Pearl Carvings We're dedicated to delivering the best Quality and...
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Original, signatured, Scrimshaw Nautical and Wildlife Art. Carved Mother of Pearl, Abalone Paua Shell, and Bone, Polynesian Jewelry,Sterling Silver shell inlay Tribal Designs. Fish Hook Pendants. A portrait of "A Roaring Lion," by Shar, done on a prehistoric mammoth ivory section measuring 2 3/4"...
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Note cards, and painting work. She also features an eclectic collection of work from other local artists. Fine photography from Roberta Anslow (another shanty artist) and Amy Addison is featured. She also has a line of Nantucket baskets handcrafted by Larry Brewster (member of Nantucket Basket...
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Quality scrimshaw, powderhorns, pen and ink illustrations, custom orders welcomed. As an artist I love showing off my work, and what better way than putting it out on the web! I have been doing scrimshaw and pen and ink work as a hobby for many years. My second hobby is muzzle loading and attending rendezvous, where many people with the love of bygone times get together, dressing in period...
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