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your Odyssey Sea Glass News #062 - Winning Seaglass Photo 2011...
February 20, 2012
Hi,

Lin_and_DavidThe Odyssey Sea Glass Photo Contest started early last year and became very popular quickly.

Many of you sea glass fan-addicts :-) submitted your favorite personal photos of sea glass, shared them with your friends, and waited to see the monthly winner.

Now, after giving everyone a chance to vote on your favorite photo of all for 2011, we have tabulated the results for the winner of the year:


Winning Photo - 2011 Odyssey Sea Glass Photo Contest
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Blue Bliss by Raymunda Fox of Monterey California

This crystal-clear photo of beautiful art glass tumbled and frosted by the sea was the winner of the April 2011 monthly contest and won hands down for the year.

Two photos that also garnered many votes deserve also special mention:

Odyssey Sea Glass Newsletter
"Oh, What a Beautiful Morning"
August 2011
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"Winter Score"
December 2011



Congratulations to the winners and thanks to all of you who contributed many fine photos.

Please continue to send in your pics of sea glass, check out the monthly submissions, and most of all - vote on them!




In this issue of the Odyssey Sea Glass Newsletter, you'll find:

Browse our selection of sea glass colors:

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Intense Green
$13.95
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 Scintillating Blue
$6.95
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Orange
$149.95


Happy hunting,

David and Lin Schneider

 
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New Stuff!


Feb 18, 2012

Yellow and Orange Sea Glass Colors

Yellow and Orange Sea Glass - Among the rarest colors, yellow and orange sea glass is highly prized by sea glass collectors and artists.

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Feb 17, 2012

Sea Glass Window Pane

Sea Glass Window Pane - Sea Glass Crafts ~ By: Alexis Kinoshita - El Granada Ca USA After collecting alot of glass, this was the first project

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Feb 17, 2012

Yellow stands out! - February 2012 Sea Glass Photo Contest

~ By: Jeanie Carter - Virginia Beach, VA (USA) This photo was taken in my seaglass room at my house - I found the seaglass in the picture on the Chesapeake

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Feb 17, 2012

Summer's Beach, Rhode Island Sea Glass

Summer's Beach Sea Glass Report - The nearest town to this beach is Newport, Rhode Island I found lots of blues, reds and purple colors, lots of marbles

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Feb 15, 2012

Seaglass Jewelry and Beachglass Jewelry

A growing passion for collecting seaglass pieces or beautiful beaglass shards has resulted in an increasing interest in sea-tumbled glass jewelry. Here at Odyssey Sea Glass, we have our own line

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Feb 11, 2012

Sea Glass Orchids

Love, Love, Love Orchids and Sea Glass!  Hence, both sides of a plastic CD cover, covered with orange felt and my interpretation. Hope you enjoy

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Feb 11, 2012

Unusual Beach Glass Finds - February 2012 Sea Glass Photo Contest

By: Rick - Racine, WI This picture was taken at my home.  I try to think how old these pieces are and what they came from.  The clear piece

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Feb 11, 2012

Beached Whale - February 2012 Sea Glass Photo Contest

By: Judy - Michigan This photo was taken on a beach in Michigan on January 21, 2012.  It was an unseasonably warm day for Northern Michigan and

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Feb 11, 2012

Milford, CT Silver Sands Beach

Feb.1, 2012 - Milford, Connecticut exceptional amount of glass- many enchanting pieces! Added information about the Milford, CT area: As you can see

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Feb 7, 2012

The Ability to Find Beauty - February 2012 Sea Glass Photo Contest

~ By: Valentina - Rome, Italy Where was this photo taken? Rome Date, time of day, and weather conditions? 11 December 2011, late afternoon, indoors

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Feb 7, 2012

Diamond Green Sea Glass Costa Rica

~ By: David Collyer - Jaco Beach Costa RIca Where found - Costa Rica Date and time - Don't remember. I go every day. Conditions are always suuny and

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Feb 7, 2012

Kings Park NY Sea Glass

Washed Up Creations Sea Glass designer, Michele Ricciardi Handmade Sea Glass Creations Michele Ricciardi will show you what she loves most

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Feb 4, 2012

Sea Glass Addicts Article - The Carneys

Lin and I received a note today that we wanted to share with all of you:

"HI: Thought you might get a kick out this recent "column" in the Bangor Daily News, Maine pertaining to our addiction. We have met some wonderful people through this article and have heard some great "Downeast" sea glass stories."

Bill Carney

Click for more info




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Oct 19, 2010, Top Beaches of the World

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Oct 18, 2010, RED SEA GLASS

I found the bottom of a red bottle and a piece of green glass with a lump on it. I can't upload pics b/c they are too big and I don't know how to change

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Top left is 1 red and gray - bottom left is pink, light and dark lavender, baby blue and milk glass

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Oct 15, 2010, Sea Glass Hunting - Southern California

Does anyone know where to find larger sizes of sea glass in southern California, specifically the Orange County beaches...thanks.

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Oct 15, 2010, Yellow sea glass Hatteras Island, Vaseline glass?

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Oct 5, 2010, Sea Glass British Isles

Sea Glass British Isles - best sea glass beaches in the UK, Scotland, Ireland, Wales, England. Beach glass best in United Kingdom and...

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Oct 5, 2010, Authenticity - Sea Glass or Plastic?

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Oct 4, 2010, Rockaway Beach, NY - Sea Glass Beach Report

I live here and find pounds of seaglass each time I go out walking. Of course findings are better AFTER the summer and definitely after a storm.

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Sep 26, 2010, IS THIS THE ELUSIVE ORANGE SEAGLASS?

I found these pieces on Aguadilla Beach in Puerto Rico last week. They look orange to me, but I am no expert. One piece is ridgy and might possibly be

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Sep 22, 2010, Cobalt Blue Glass

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