Resources

The Martha Stewart Show
Bill Jordan is a featured Shell Artist on the July 23, 2007 edition of Martha Stewart Show and is also featured on Martha’s website.

Nantucket Sailors Valentines Kits

A premier designer of beautiful Sailors’ Valentine Kits sold coast to coast. Their seashell craft kits include everything you need to create timeless designs.

Susan Lloyd
Growing up on Long Island Sound, Shell Artist, Susan Lloyd has always been a shell and sea glass collector and making shell boxes seemed to be a
natural progression. These shell boxes are reminiscent of the shell craft and Sailor’s Valentines of the Victorian era. Susan is featured on Martha Stewart’s website along with Bill Jordan in the Shell Art category.

Sylvia Antiques  &  Four Winds Craft Guild

A Sylvia Antiques and Four Winds Craft Guild have been buying and selling antiques and Lightship Baskets on Nantucket Island since 1927. Bill Jordan’s work is featured in Four Winds Craft Guild.

The Conch House

The Conch House sells unusual small and tiny seashells and shell for the Sailor’s Valentine artists and shell artists, such as all sizes of blue mussels, purple and green urchin spines and parts, baby welks, barnacle parts, flat white slipper shells, the best glue bottles and the best tweezers for shell artists. They try to find new and different shells all the time to add to their inventor

Silva Jewelers

Silva Jewelers is a family owned and operated service oriented fine jewelry store offering an exceptional line of jewelry, repair services and custom design capabilities.

Osterville, Ma

EatonsSeaShells.co.uk
The well-known and long established London based shop (since the 1950’s) now operating a mail order service for all your shell needs. Also flat mother of pearl for inlay/restoration,etc.

The Shell Store

Carrying craft supplies, craft shells, decorator seashells and sailor’s valentine boxes. Visit our online store for all your seashell needs.

BrandywineMuseum.org
Exhibiting American art in a 19th-century grist mill, the Brandywine River Museum is internationally known for its unparalleled collection of works by three generations of Wyeths and its fine collection of American illustration, still life and landscape painting.

Lynda Susan Hennigan
Lynda Susan, a Sailors’ Valentines artist, has been chosen to join the distinguished group of craftsmen who comprise the 2006 directory of traditional American crafts. Her sailors’ valentine will be photographed for an issue of Early American Life Magazine.

Shell Chic by Marlene Hurley

A beautiful Shell Art hardback coffee table book.

LCK Shell Treasures
Sailors Valentine by Lois Kessler

SeaShell World
An environmentally educational shopping experience. Exotic sea shells, starfish, sand dollars and unique seashell novelty items. Fun for collectors and crafters alike. Dive on in!

Constance Marshall Miller – Shell Artist

Constance is a Shell Artist devoted to the art of Sailors Valentines.

Naples Sea Shell Company
Seashells crafts, gifts, and decorations.

Desert USA
Searching for Ancient Seashells in the Desert…

SailorValentines.com
Sailors’ Valentines by Gayle Condit  – Cape Cod, Massachusetts

Pamela Boynton
Sailors’ Valentines by Pamela Boynton

Shells By Emily

Imported and local SW Florida shells for ornaments, mirrors, frames and bouquets – 651 Collier Blvd, 2nd Floor 2C, Marco Island, FL

Sanibel Seashell Industries
Shell and Shell Supplies Store – Sanibel Island, FL

Seashell City
Fenwick Island Sop offering specimen shells, seashells, hermit crabs, etc.

Discover Sea
Shipwreck Museum

Seashell Valentines
One of a kind Sailor’s Valentines designed and crafted by shell artist Suzanne Marie Dietsch

Peggy Green Shell Artist
By using the same shells the Victorian shell artist used, her pieces take on
an old world look.  Custom cut and papered crosses, photos frames and wooded
shell incrusted boxes are offered.  Guaranteed and signed.


NON-SHELL related artists we support:

Leslie Molen
Leslie Molen is an award-winning doll artist based out of Denver, Colorado. She also provides classes and materials to help you become a better doll artist. Learn more about her company ROotie StudiO here.