Noadi’s Art Cuttlefish Creations and Octopus Oddities
Inspired by a love of marine animals, science, and all things weird and wonderful, Noadi’s Art is the creation of Maine artist Sheryl Westleigh. Handmade polymer clay jewelry creations and mixed media sculptures of steampunk cuttlefish, deep space squid, tentacles, HP Lovecraft horrors, and much more that dwells in the deep.
Noadi’s Art History
Sheryl Westleigh started Noadi’s Art in 2008 as a part-time business to bring her creations to a wider audience. By early 2010 Noadi’s Art was a full-time business sending handmade jewelry and original art all over the United States and to over a dozen countries.
About Me – Bio of Owner/CEO/Mad Scientist Sheryl Westleigh.
How It’s Made – A look inside how Noadi’s Art creations come to be.
Press Contact: Sheryl Westleigh
Noadi’s Art in the Press
Good Morning Sally: The Dumbo Octopus Book Angelina Beckham 2013
Regretsy: Where DIY Meets WTF April Winchell, 2010
theSCENE April 2011
Selected Blog Posts
Squid, cuttlefish, trilobite and Cthulhu jewelry – Boing Boing 2/7/2014
PDCA – Public Displays of Cephalopod Affection – Symbiartic 10/10/2012
Nothing Says Love Like a Cuttlefish – Craftastrophe 1/13/2012
Found on the Net: Cthulhu Pendants – Innsmouth Free Press 11/30/2011
Take the Handmade Pledge – Happy Snowman 11/22/2011
Noadi’s Art – Supahcute 1/19/2011
International Cephalopod Awareness Days – Digital Cuttlefish And Noadi’s Art #cephalopod – Token Skeptic 10/10/2011
Noadi’s Art on Etsy – Phyrra 12/19/2010
Octopus Blogging – Metal Floss 6/22/2010
Nautilus Pendant by Noadi – Indie Squid Kid 3/1/2010
Octopus Jewelry from Noadi on Etsy.com – Everything Octopus 12/10/2009
Curiously Repulsive – Regretsy 10/7/2009
Awards and Honors
Daily Deviation 7/23/2011 – Steampunk Cephalopod Sculptures
Honorable Mention Award – Norway Sidewalk Art Show 7/12/2008 for Odin’s Runesong
Other Cool Stuff
Artist of the Day for the Call Girl of Cthulhu Kickstarter campaign 8/31/2012
Microbe Art – Virology Blog