Inspired by a love of marine animals, science, and all things weird and wonderful. Noadi's Art is the creation of Maine artist Sheryl Westleigh. Polymer clay jewelry creations and mixed media sculptures celebrating cuttlefish, octopus, trilobites, HP Lovecraft, and much more that lurks in the depths of the ocean and the imagination.
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This gray sculpted polymer clay trilobit
Posted on June 16, 2015 | 3:00 pm
At only a week into the Kickstarter for the Lady of Innsmouth it is now fully funded! I'm so excited that the project has gone so well so far. If you haven't checked it out yet you really should. I just revealed our stretch goal: If we reach $4,000 all backers will receive a digital copy of a short story written about the Lady of Innsmouth by
Posted on June 9, 2015 | 4:00 pm
It's been an amazing less-than-24 hours. Since I launched the Kickstarter yesterday (a day earlier than planned) it's already hit half it's funding goal.The Lady of Innsmouth is 8 1/2 inches tall, I started working on her around March of last year and just recently finished her. My goal through the whole process was to mold and cast her in resin, once I added up everything I was going to need to do the casting run I realized it just wasn't in...
Posted on May 26, 2015 | 12:00 pm
I have a lot going on right now. It's pretty exciting. First up, I finished a sculpture I've been working on for over a year: the Lady of Innsmouth. She's an 8 1/2 inch tall but inspired by the Shadow Over Innsmouth by H.P. Lovecraft. Of course I took a more sympathetic view of the denizens of Innsmouth than Lovecraft, ...
Posted on March 24, 2015 | 1:55 pm
You can now support Noadi's Art on Patreon. If you choose $25 or $50 a month you get a box full of goodies from me, it could contain everything from necklaces to sculpture to sketches. You can also choose a smaller amount and get a piece of original art.
Posted on August 8, 2014 | 2:00 pm
Contribute to my Indiegogo campaign.Lots and lots going on right now so here's a brief run down of my schedule as it looks right now for the rest of the year:September 6 - Lewiston-Auburn Mini Maker Faire in Lewiston, ME.September 20-21 -
Posted on April 24, 2014 | 12:00 pm
Cake Topper Mark ISome of my favorite projects are the ones that customers come up with. A couple years ago I was asked to create a cuttlefish wedding cake topper. It was something I had never done before and I wasn't exactly sure what I was doing but the result was better than I had hoped for.Fast forward to this year and I've been asked to create toppers for two more...
Posted on March 28, 2014 | 5:00 pm
Itsy Bitsy Specimen JarsI've been busy working on new ideas for jewelry lately, including casting transparent Glass Squid in resin. While I was creating the first one I made videos of the process from sculpt to molding to casting. The first three Glass Squid necklaces should be available in the shop...
Posted on October 12, 2013 | 6:00 am
Octopus in Kelp Forest printUpdate: Due to some issues with the entry form (now fixed) I'm extending entries an extra 24 hours. You now have until the end of Oct. 13 to enter. This year for Cephalopod Awareness Days I wasn't able to do my usual giveaway every day so instead I'm doing three giveaways today*. I'm giving away
Posted on August 16, 2013 | 3:19 pm
Noadi's Art will be participating in this year's Mini Maker Faire in Lewiston, Maine on September 28. I'll have a booth there selling my jewelry and artwork as well as discussing my creative process with anyone who is curious. The Faire runs 10am-4pm at the Bates Mill Atrium/Museum L-A (off Chestnut St).
Posted on August 5, 2013 | 10:14 am
Continuing to explore the possibilities of my cell culture necklaces I bought some glow in the dark pigment powders. The results have been pretty fantastic and now the necklaces are going up in my Etsy shop. So head on over and check them out.