どんなに眠くてテンションが低くても、お気に入りのマグカップでコーヒーを飲めば、たちまちご機嫌になれちゃう。

そんな朝を演出してくれそうなのが、女性アーティストのケイティ・マークスさんが作るマグカップ。ユニコーンや鉱物をモチーフにしたマグカップは見た瞬間、きっと誰もが心奪われてしまうはず!

【ユニコーンにインスパイアされた「レインボーマジックマグ」】

🦄Rainbow Magic🦄 (unicorn inspired) mug has arrvied!!! This piece along with all the work I've been creating over the past month will be available this FRIDAY MAY 5th @3pm PST (Seattle time) in my #etsy shop!!! (Link in bio) As always it is first come first serve! I do not accept reservations, custom orders or special requests. Having your payment and shipping info already saved definitely cuts down on the time it takes to buy! I have no control over who gets what and I feel this is the most fair way to offer my work. Thank you for all the love and continued support! And remember have fun and I am always making more! • •Also please read The FAQ section of my etsy shop! 99% of your questions are already answered There! Thank you!! • • • #ceramics #pottery #poreclain #handmade #unicorn #unicornmug #rainbow #magic #magical #goodvibes #keramik #ceramique #ceramicartist #lisafrank #stagingisfun #nofilter #galaxys8 #galaxys8plus

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アメリカのワシントン州を拠点に活動するケイティさん。彼女の作品はひとことで言うならばどれも「独創的」。中でも「レインボーマジックマグ」と名付けられたマグカップは、ちょっと他ではお目にかかれないような代物です。

「ユニコーンにインスパイアされた」とケイティさんが語るとおり、その色は虹色に輝くユニコーンのよう。ゴールドの持ち手がなんとなくユニコーンの角をイメージさせられます。なんだか見ているだけでハッピーな気分にさせられるマグカップですね。

【独学でアーティストに】

他にも鉱石がニョキニョキと生えているかのように見えるマグカップもケイティさんの代表作。こちらは立体的でオブジェのよう。アート作品として、キッチンに置くだけで存在感を放ってくれることでしょう。

**SOLD OUT**Hi!! Here is a preview of the work I will be selling in my #etsy shop update tomorrow FRIDAY MAY 5TH @ 3pm PST! The following is a full list of the items I will have ready: • 2 unicorn mugs (one light, one dark) • 1 crystal sculpture cup and saucer • 10 sunset mugs (6 light, 4 dark) • 1 watermelon tourmaline sculpture mug • 5 crystal sculpture mugs (3 rose quartz, 2 amethyst) • 2 crystal pipes • 4 unicorn pipes • 14 kitty pipes •please read the FAQ section of my etsy shop. 99% of your questions are answered there! Thank you! •As always it is first come first serve! I do not accept reservations, custom orders, or special requests. I've heard it helps to have your shipping and payment info ready to go so you don't need to spend the extra time entering it. I worked hard this past month to bring these functional sculptures into this world! Thank you so much! Have fun! I'm always making more 😉 #ceramics #pottery #poreclain #handmade #rainbow #magic #magical #goodvibes #keramik #ceramique #ceramicartist #art #ceramicart #shopupdate

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これまでの創作活動はほぼ独学でやってきたというケイティさん。けれどそのぶん、既成概念にとらわれない自由な作品づくりができているのかもしれません。

彼女のマグカップは海外ハンドメイドマーケットサイト「Etsy」内のショップで購入可能ですが、残念ながら現在、マグカップ類はすべてソールドアウト。次回の販売は2017年5月末か6月前半になるとのことで、そのときを心待ちにしているファンは世界中にいるに違いありません。

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▼暗いバージョンのマグ。その名も「ダークユニコーンマグ」

The Dark Unicorn Mug is here!!! It's always amazing to have a vision realized. Drinking from this beauty is sure to be a magical experience! This is one of very few test pieces I tried out. I am in LOVE so you better get ready to see more of these in my shop in the coming months!🦄🦄🦄 • • Also!! 99% of your questions are answered in the FAQ section of my etsy shop!! (Link in bio) I will probably only have 2! Of these in my next shop update but I will be making more. Next release date is still to be determined but I'm shooting for this Friday May 5th! At the latest. • • • • • • •#ceramics #pottery #poreclain #handmade #unicorn #unicornmug #rainbow #rainbowmug #magic #magical #goodvibes #keramik #ceramique #ceramicartist #ceramicart #art #artistsofinstagram #instaart #potteryvideo #potteryvideos

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▼鉱石のローズクオーツがついているかのようなマグカップ

Hello!!! These are all the pieces I will have available for an open studio sale!! This TUESDAY 3/7 from 5-7pm! If there are any left I'll have them in my next etsy update! If you're local come on by! It's still first come first serve so you'll want to get here closer to 5 for the best selection. ! Hope to see you here! Cash strongly preferred!! 😂😉 Also one of you came to my studio last time looking for a galaxy mug!!! I don't know who you are on here! If that was you send me a message and I'll make sure you get one this time! I felt terrible that you came all the way here and I didn't have what you were looking for! #ceramics #pottery #porcelain #ceramicart #ceramic #ceramique #ceramicartist #handmade #studiosale #comeonby

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Byeeeee 2016! You were good to me!! Bring it 2017! I got plans for you!

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