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Kaleidoscopes are Unique Pieces of Art

One of the charming things about collecting kaleidoscopes is that they come in many different shapes and sizes. As such, they are ideal to use around your home if you so choose as a piece of art, or simply as a conversation piece. Finding unique pieces of kaleidoscope art is easy at KaleidoscopesToYou.com. Many of the pieces featured on our pages are true works of art. Some are also one-of-a-kind kaleidoscopes that you won’t find anywhere else.

Browsing through our pages makes it easy to find a unique, new kaleidoscope to add to your collection. Many of today’s artists produce kaleidoscopes as part of their body of work. Choose from models by artists like Joanne Jacobs, Corki Weeks, Steve and Peggy Kittelson, Henry Bergeson, Jerry Farnsworth and many more. We also carry a fine selection of antique kaleidoscopes that can be expected to appreciate in value just like any other work of art.

Not only are the imagines on the interior of all of our models fluid works of art, the exteriors of many are also stunning. Imagine displaying the barrels of gorgeous stained glass or ceramic kaleidoscopes in a place of honor in your home. The delicate images on our Japanese models will bring a sense of peace. Our inventory of kaleidoscope art constantly changes so check back often for new, unique models.

Ceramic Kaleidoscopes

The Beauty of Kinetic Art Mobiles

If you love unique art accents for your home, then you will be thrilled with the beautiful kinetic art mobiles available from Kaleidoscopes to You. The site specializes in many fine pieces that are meant to intrigue while accenting a decorative environment and the kinetic art mobiles are some of the most captivating choices available. The artistic individual will love the many shape and color choices found. The inquisitive adult or child will be captivated by the motion of each piece in a mobile.

The particularly creative Hotchkiss mobile designs are excellent for those who love modern art. Varied sizing, color and shape choices within a mobile create just the right sense of balance and whimsy. The Hotchkiss mobile designs are the work of a renowned mobile artist, Joel Hotchkiss, who has been creating unique designs for both residential and commercial use since the early 1980s. The award-winning studio has received special recognition as a Best of New England gallery from Yankee Magazine. The designs of the artist are available in many fine arts shops and museums around the country. The kinetic art designs of Hotchkiss are ideal as housewarming, holiday and birthday gifts for individuals who love beautiful accents.

Top Kaleidoscopes & Kaleidoscope Products on Pinterest: May

I don’t know about you, but we’re always looking to Pinterest for new and interesting products and ideas. Whether it’s home décor or a DIY project, whenever we’re looking to inspire our creative side, Pinterest is the place to go. Pinterest is full of pinteresting kaleidoscopes and other fascinating products from KaleidoscopesToYou.com. Just look at these trending kaleidoscope pins!

1. Created by Kaleidoscope artists, Jon Greene and Janice Chesnik, the Supernova Kaleidoscope is a wonderful work of art. Sitting atop a carefully crafted walnut stand, this kaleidoscope would look wonderful decorating any room in your home or office!
Pinned by: http://pinterest.com/karankalie1/

2. This Gemstone Amber Kaleidoscope is part of Sue Rioux’s Gem Stone kaleidoscope collection. The beautiful pattern is reminiscent of a giraffe, and when you look through the lens you’ll love the colorful earth tone patterns.
Pinned by: http://pinterest.com/bdufeck/

3. Get lost in the colorful designs of a handmade glass marble by Jody Fine. Each marble is glass blown, so no two are the same!
Pinned by: http://pinterest.com/humestudio/

4. Having a children’s birthday party? These novelty kaleidoscopes are the perfect favors! Pinned to a board filled with Cat in the Hat birthday ideas, this pinner may be on to some interesting party ideas!
Pinned By: http://pinterest.com/rhammer33/

What kaleidoscopes have you been pinning? Let us know with a comment, and maybe your pin will be featured in our next Pinteresting blog post!

Always Give the Perfect Give with Fine Art Kaleidoscopes

Christmas, birthdays, graduations, there are so many gift-giving occasions that it can be difficult to come up with the perfect gift each time. A gift you may not have considered is fine art kaleidoscopes. Kids, young adults, even your parents and grandparents will enjoy the beautiful imagery found by looking into one of these magnificent kaleidoscopes. A gift for any age, a kaleidoscope is sure to delight the receiver for years to come.

Even if you aren’t looking for a gift, a fine art kaleidoscope is the perfect addition to any household’s interior decorations. At KaleidpscopesToYou.com you can find a wide variety of stunning kaleidoscopes in an array of styles and shapes that can complement your home. No matter what look you’re going for, you can’t go wrong with a beautifully crafted model that is meant to be enjoyed by people of all ages.

Kaleidoscopes can be made of brass, stained glass, wood, steel or almost any other material the artist decides to use. This means that you can find the perfect kaleidoscope, whether you’re in need of a gift or just want to add a unique touch to any room! You can learn more about our stunning fine art kaleidoscopes at KaleidoscopesToYou.com, or by calling us at 888-454-2068.

Kaleidoscope Artist Highlight: Kathleen Hunt

For over 10 years, glass artist Kathleen Hunt has been using classic stained and fused glass techniques to create beautiful handcrafted kaleidoscopes. Each of Hunt’s kaleidoscopes is a magnificent work of art with unique embellishments. You’ll surely enjoy the beauty that is offered by one of Hunt’s stunning kaleidoscope works of art!

Revel in the magic of Hunt’s Fused Wheel Kaleidoscopes. These colorful scopes are approximately 8″ long, and feature multi-colored fused glass wheels that have a colorful display of glass pieces. The Fused Wheel Kaleidoscopes are available in blue, white and red.

Take off to an adventurous land with Hunt’s Aerospace Kaleidoscopes! Available in blue and red, these amazing kaleidoscopes are shaped like airplanes and measure 9.5″ long and 4 3/8″ tall. Each Aerospace Kaleidoscope features two colorful hand fused glass wheels. Whether you’re decorating a child’s room or displaying it on your desk, an Aerospace Kaleidoscope is a charming addition to a room’s décor!

With a barrel made from red iridescent stained glass and an end that’s decorated with bits and pieces of iridescent stained glass chips and beads, the Modern Glass Art Kaleidoscope is a marvelous addition to any kaleidoscope collection! Sitting atop a crystal pedestal, this kaleidoscope art will create the perfect discussion piece for your office desk or the end table in your living room.

You can learn more about kaleidoscope and glass artist Kathleen Hunt and her magnificent works of kaleidoscope art at KaleidoscopesToYou.com.