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Maker Nation: Webs & Pottery

Lindsay Patross

An Omaha home pottery artist, and a spider web-catching jewelry maker in Boston.

Turning spiderwebs into art in with Creative Cinderella in Boston

Laura Morriseau creates jewelry, housewares and more from spiderwebs. Laura is the founder of Webs By Cinderella and Creative Cinderella. In this episode, Ashley helps Laura find some spider webs in the forest to make a pair of earrings. 

Check out the Creative Cinderalla Etsy shop to see all of Laura’s creations. 

Follow: @websbycinderella on Instagram

Omaha ceramic artist Betsy Perez creates art you can use every day 

Ashley travels to Omaha, Nebraska to meet Betsy Perez, the owner of Pottery By Betsy. Betsy focuses on functional pottery, things like dishware and home decor that people can use every day. 

Follow: @potterybybetsy on Instagram  

Maker Spotlight

Drama Mama Bookshop, Baltimore, Maryland

Alisa Brock creates unique journals and papercrafts. 

Follow: @dramamamabookshop on Instagram

Shop: Drama Mama Bookshop

Art by Feryal, Houston, Texas

Feryal Ahmad creates unique geode art pieces from resin. She also offers online classes.

Follow: @art_by_feryal

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