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Unique Seashell Art Pieces: The Creation of the Blossoms of the Tides Collection




Three Blossoms of the Tides seashell art pieces hung in a row, showcasing the intricate designs and vibrant pink hues, perfect for coastal decor.
Blossoms of the Tides: A stunning trio of handcrafted seashell art pieces by Jehan Valiente Davis, bringing vibrant pink hues and coastal charm to any space.



Hey there, beach lovers and coastal decor enthusiasts! 🌊🌸 Jehan Valiente Davis here, one of the creative minds behind Seashells Rock!, bringing you a behind-the-scenes look at the creation of my latest handcrafted seashell art collection, Blossoms of the Tides. Designing these unique seashell art pieces was an adventure akin to diving into a mermaid's underwater world, and I'm excited to share the journey with you.


Creating these seashell blossoms was like piecing together a beautiful, intricate puzzle. Each petal needed to stand on its own yet seamlessly integrate into a natural-looking flower. It was a delightful challenge figuring out where each shell fit perfectly. For a client who loves pink, I wanted to incorporate natural pinks and vibrant shells. This led me to use dyed mother of pearl, a stunning material with an iridescent sheen that adds a touch of magic to each piece. For those unfamiliar, mother of pearl, also known as nacre, is the iridescent layer found inside some mollusk shells and is famed for its luminous beauty.


**Blossom 1: Pink Drift** is crafted with dyed mother of pearl, pieces of dyed sea urchin for texture, various types of pearl abalone, rose petal tellin, apple blossoms, and a Niloticus pearled trochus at its center. The dyed sea urchin pieces behind the flower add a unique texture, enhancing the visual appeal.


**Blossom 2: Wave's Kiss** features painted moon shells, dyed pink abalone inlay, various types of pearl abalone, dyed pink mother of pearl, light rose tellina, tiny dyed pink clams, and sunrise tellin tellina radiata clams. The center is highlighted by a pearled wavy top trochus shell, adding a mesmerizing element to this unique seashell art piece.


**Blossom 3: Ocean's Blush** shimmers with an array of pearl abalone, apple blossoms, rose petal tellin, and light rose tellina. The centerpiece is a pearled turban shell, creating a radiant focal point that brings the ocean's serene beauty into any coastal home.


Peonies were a significant inspiration for one of these blossoms. I love how flowers bloom—each petal unfurling in its own time, some fast, others slow, with varying degrees of fullness. This natural, imperfect beauty was something I wanted to capture in my seashell creations. When imagining how flowers might look in the ocean, I envisioned an enchanting underwater mermaid world. It's a whimsical thought, but it guided the organic, free-flowing structure of these pieces.


Designing these unique seashell art pieces felt both freeing and structured. There was a sense of freedom in imagining and creating these beach-inspired seashell decorations, yet a necessary structure to ensure each petal fit perfectly and stood out. These pieces are meant to be a set, so I wanted to create each flower to have its own personality yet be able to match the other flowers. They can be hung together or separately, offering versatility in displaying their beauty. This balance is what makes handcrafted seashell art so special—it’s a dance between creativity and precision.


At Seashells Rock!, we pride ourselves on creating unique seashell art pieces that bring the ocean's magic into your home. These nautical decor pieces are perfect for coastal homes, adding a touch of the sea's beauty to any space. I hope you enjoyed this peek into my creative process and feel inspired by the Blossoms of the Tides collection. Remember, each piece is crafted with love, care, and a bit of mermaid magic.


Thanks for joining me on this journey. Until next time, keep the beach close to your heart and your home. 🌊✨

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Jehan Valiente Davis

Artist and Creator, Seashells Rock!


Behold the beauty of the Blossoms of the Tides collection by Jehan Valiente Davis! 🌊🌸 Dive into a mesmerizing journey through a compilation of these stunning handcrafted seashell art pieces. Which one speaks to your coastal soul? #SeashellsRock

Pink Drift seashell blossom hanging face forward, showcasing its bright and vibrant hot pink mother of pearl.
Pink Drift in all its glory, featuring vibrant hot pink mother of pearl that makes this seashell blossom stand out beautifully.

Side view of Pink Drift seashell blossom, showing the 3D petals and layers from a different angle.
A side view of Pink Drift, highlighting the intricate 3D petals and layered design.

Opposite side angle of Pink Drift seashell blossom, displaying its 3D petals and layered structure.
Another angle of Pink Drift, offering a unique perspective on its detailed and layered petals.

Back view of Pink Drift seashell blossom, showing the hot pink painted wood panel, hanger, and the continuation of small shells and petals.
The back of Pink Drift reveals a hot pink painted wood panel, hanger, and continuation of small shells and petals, showcasing its detailed construction.

Ocean's Blush seashell blossom hanging face forward, showcasing larger petals with natural and hot pink hues and a pearled turban shell centerpiece.
Waves Kiss shimmering with natural and hot pink hues, featuring larger petals and a stunning pearled wavy top trochus centerpiece.

Side view of Ocean's Blush seashell blossom, showing the dyed hot pink mother of pearl around the rim, like a pedestal.
A side view of Waves's Kiss, highlighting the dyed hot pink mother of pearl around the flower's rim, resembling a pedestal

Opposite side view of Ocean's Blush seashell blossom, highlighting the hot pink mother of pearl pedestal and layered petals.
Another side angle of Waves Kiss, offering a different perspective on its layered petals and hot pink mother of pearl pedestal.


Close-up view of Ocean's Blush seashell blossom, showing the pearled turban shell centerpiece, tiny dyed clams, and pink dyed abalone inlay.
A close-up of Waves Kiss revealing the intricate details of the pearled turban shell, tiny dyed clams, and pink dyed abalone inlay.


Ocean's Blush seashell blossom hanging face forward, highlighting the pearled turban shell centerpiece and soft natural pink shells.
A close-up of Ocean's Blush, capturing the delicate details of the pearled turban shell and the surrounding soft pink shells.

Side view of Ocean's Blush seashell blossom, displaying the layered shell petals in soft, natural pink hues.
A side view of Ocean's Blush, revealing the intricate layers of shell petals in soft, natural hues.

Off-center side view of Ocean's Blush seashell blossom, showcasing the pearled turban shell and spread-out petals.
An off-center side shot of Ocean's Blush, highlighting the pearled turban shell and the beautifully spread petals.



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