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淡水パールに「麻の葉」や「菊」などの蒔絵(まきえ)を金粉で施した「MAKIEパール ピアス」。 蒔絵とは、漆器の表面に漆で絵や文様、文字などを描き、それが乾かないうちに金や銀などの金属粉を「蒔く」ことで器面に定着させる技法。 そんな技法を使い、真珠に「麻の葉」「菊」「業平菱」「鱗文様」「花格子」などの文様を京漆器の蒔絵師さんがひとつひとつ丁寧に描きつけているそうです。

淡水パールに「麻の葉」や「菊」などの蒔絵(まきえ)を金粉で施した「MAKIEパール ピアス」。 蒔絵とは、漆器の表面に漆で絵や文様、文字などを描き、それが乾かないうちに金や銀などの金属粉を「蒔く」ことで器面に定着させる技法。 そんな技法を使い、真珠に「麻の葉」「菊」「業平菱」「鱗文様」「花格子」などの文様を京漆器の蒔絵師さんがひとつひとつ丁寧に描きつけているそうです。

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Multicolored Nudibranch Photograph by Mohammed Alsaleh, My Shot Generally oblong in shape, nudibranchs can be thick or flattened, long or short, ornately colored or drab to match their surroundings. Some max out at a quarter of an inch millimeters)

The Fiery Sea Slug, Flabellina goddardi, discovered in 2008 by Marine Biologist Jeff Goddard. It lays a lacy egg mass that hatch into tiny babies. The egg mass is formed that way so that each baby receives enough oxygen.

Nudibranch: Flabellina goddardi, the "Fiery Sea Slug", discovered in 2008 by marine biologist Jeff Goddard. It lays a lacy egg mass that hatch into tiny babies. The egg mass is formed that way so that each baby receives enough oxygen.

Coleman shrimp--Periclimenes colemani by steve de neef

Coleman shrimp, Periclimenes Colemani - a beautiful colemani on its host fire urchin (underwater, under the sea, ocean photography, Steve De Neef)

Geodesic Terrarium

Orchid terrarium idea using a geodesic leaded glass container from Restoration Hardware, and phalenopsis and lady slipper plants. The environment is easier to control for some orchids when they are enclosed in glass.