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Latest Pendant Design

Nature Pendants

Creating my tiny nature pendants has been a wonderful journey.  Being in beautiful natural settings has brought so much joy, happiness and peace into my life and so creating these tiny landscapes allows me to bring joy, peace and happiness to others.

“Mountain Lake” Pendant Testimonial:

“I really love my necklace.  Not only does it go with alot of my outfits, but I can wear it anytime, anywhere.  Honestly, every time I’ve worn it, someone will ask about my necklace and remark to me how pretty they think it is.”

Judy Marshall, Jacksonville, Or.

Pressed Flower Pendants...Unique Holiday Gifts

I now have this pressed flower art pendants for sale on my website in the Pressed Flower Art Store.  Each landscape pendant comes with a cord.  Click on the store to see cords.  The four outdoor designs are:  Bright Sailboat, Mountain Lake, Tropical and Night Moon.  Because they are handcrafted each design will have some variation but will retain the basic design.  The actual size is 1″ x 2″.  For out-of-town orders the price is $25.95 plus shipping($3.50)  For orders of three or more shipping is free.
For local orders people can call or e-mail me and save on shipping if they pick the pendant up at my house or have it delivered at a convenient location.  The unique aspect to these pendants is that they are made out of pressed flowers and leaves and because they are so small it requires great patience and care on my part.  I use flowers that retain their color quite well.  Avoid exposing pendants to long periods of direct sun.
Click on Pressed Flower Art Store


More Bookmark Cards

Today I worked on more bookmark cards.  I am planning to be in a holiday sale and the cards would be a great stocking stuffer or small gift as the heart bookmark detatches from the card. 

Framed Picture

Here is a picture of the framed “Alpine Meadow”.  Now I am working on more bookmark cards until I have my eye surgery next Tuesday.  Then I should be able to resume my work on pendants.

Completed Picture/ "Alpine Meadow"

Today I received the professional scan of my “Alpine Meadow” comissioned picture and am sharing it here.  The next step will be to frame it.  I will post a picture of the framed picture when I finish.  I am so excited because this picture pushed me to new heights in my artwork. 

Pictures of Finished Pendant Designs

I put pictures of some of my pendants on facebook yesterday and sold two of them.  Yeah!  I haven’t even put them up yet on my website.  I am selling the pendants for $19.95 and the chord chains for $3.00.  I plan to get them up on the website in my Pressed Flower Art Store in October.  The actual size is 1 inch by 2 inches.

Latest Pendant Design

Teen Art Studio at RGAC!









Teen Art Studios- Fall 2012

Ages 13-17   Taught by Brooke Nuckles Gentekos

Two session to choose from or sign- up for both! (Each session will be unique and suitable for teen artists of all skill levels.

 Session 1: Tuesdays, 5-7 pm: Sept.  18, 25, Oct. 2, 9 Please Register Early! Each session: $70 members/$85 non- members 

 Session 2: Tuesdays, 5-7 pm: Oct. 23, 30, Nov. 6, 13                                                 

Beginners to experienced teen artists will draw, paint, sculpt and experiment with personal expression through art.  Be inspired by contemporary art and artists and be bold as you create original works of art! Register for one or both  sessions- each class will be a unique and fun  experience specially designed for creative teens!

The Rogue Gallery & Art Center provides quality art education to inspire and build life-long interest in the arts. Classes are taught by experienced artist educators in our professional art studio and high-quality art  materials are provided to youth to create  their art.

Discounts and partial scholarships are available! Register online:

Rogue Gallery & Art Center 40 S. Bartlett Street, Medford, OR 97501 (541)772-8118


Finished Picture

I finished the designing and gluing of the picture.  I just took this shot with my camera and will get a professional scan done soon so giclee prints can be made.  I will get a matt and already have a frame that is simple in a natural wood color.  My husband helps me to frame the peice in a way that will help preserve the botanical peices.  I am going to title this peice, “Alpine Meadow”.  I will post a picture again when I get a professional scan done.