Paula Mandel

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paula.mandel@gmail.com
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I have played piano, guitar, recorder, and even harmonica for many years, frequently to accompany my singing. Music fills my life with joy. I find musical instruments that can no longer be played and give them a new life as visual art.
Earth Wind Fire


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<div class='title'>Earth Wind Fire</div><br>cast (wishbone and hand) and flameworked (body, beads, flame) glass, sheet and stained glass, guitar, sea shells, sea urchins, metal findings<br>12"w x 40"h x 7"d<br>
Earth Wind Fire


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<div class='title'>Earth Wind Fire</div><br>cast (wishbone and hand) and flameworked (body, beads, flame) glass, sheet and stained glass, guitar, sea shells, sea urchins, metal findings<br>12"w x 40"h x 7"d<br>
Reach


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<div class='title'>Reach</div><br>Flameworked hands, mirror, sheet glass, oud, black walnut base<br>35"l x 16.5"w x 16.5"h<br>
Reach


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<div class='title'>Reach</div><br>Flameworked hands, mirror, sheet glass, oud, black walnut base<br>35"l x 16.5"w x 16.5"h<br>
Machinations


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<div class='title'>Machinations</div><br>flameworked hands, guitar, seamstress tissue, sheet glass, mirror, vintage child's sewing machine, vintage wool shuttle, nest, bee hive, seeds, bundt pan, brass pins, watch-works, ruler, metal findings<br>43"h x 19"w x 12"d<br>
Machinations


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<div class='title'>Machinations</div><br>flameworked hands, guitar, seamstress tissue, sheet glass, mirror, vintage child's sewing machine, vintage wool shuttle, nest, bee hive, seeds, bundt pan, brass pins, watch-works, ruler, metal findings<br>43"h x 19"w x 12"d<br>
Creation


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<div class='title'>Creation</div><br>flameworked eyes and white points on gear, cello, stained glass, mirror, piano keys, hand drill gear, grout<br>49"h x 21"w x 20"d<br>
Creation


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<div class='title'>Creation</div><br>flameworked eyes and white points on gear, cello, stained glass, mirror, piano keys, hand drill gear, grout<br>49"h x 21"w x 20"d<br>
Ancestral Tunes


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<div class='title'>Ancestral Tunes</div><br>flameworked glass, vintage violin case, mirror, vintage sewing patterns, mixed media<br>35"h x 10"w x 4"d<br>
Ancestral Tunes


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<div class='title'>Ancestral Tunes</div><br>flameworked glass, vintage violin case, mirror, vintage sewing patterns, mixed media<br>35"h x 10"w x 4"d<br>
Mandel-Inn


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<div class='title'>Mandel-Inn</div><br>cast and flameworked glass, mandolin, mixed media <br>26"h x 10"w x 40"d<br>NFS
Mandel-Inn


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<div class='title'>Mandel-Inn</div><br>cast and flameworked glass, mandolin, mixed media <br>26"h x 10"w x 40"d<br>NFS