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Thank you for your interest in my shop. Although I started this shop in 2009 because of the persistance of my husband (who is also a wonderful crane folder), friends and family, I hardly had the confidence to move forward. It wasn't until a few months ago that I put my fear of failure aside and began my new journey. Success or failure I'm happy I took the leap.

I am a mom to a pre-teen daughter, wife to a supportive, hard working man {and ever meticulous origami paper folder} and devotee to all things creative. As a life long student of art and a practitioner of yoga and meditation for the past 10 years, I have discovered how much better things can be when I'm in the present moment and not worrying about things I have no control over.

For me, being creative is a meditative process that always brings me into the present moment when the outside world…

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  • Female
  • Born on February 8
  • Joined August 25, 2009

Favorite materials

Anything that happens to inspire me in the moment, mixed media, acrylic and oil paints, japanese origami paper, coffee filters, wire, tissue paper, beads

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About

Thank you for your interest in my shop. Although I started this shop in 2009 because of the persistance of my husband (who is also a wonderful crane folder), friends and family, I hardly had the confidence to move forward. It wasn't until a few months ago that I put my fear of failure aside and began my new journey. Success or failure I'm happy I took the leap.

I am a mom to a pre-teen daughter, wife to a supportive, hard working man {and ever meticulous origami paper folder} and devotee to all things creative. As a life long student of art and a practitioner of yoga and meditation for the past 10 years, I have discovered how much better things can be when I'm in the present moment and not worrying about things I have no control over.

For me, being creative is a meditative process that always brings me into the present moment when the outside world starts to get a little out of control.

When I create, it is always with the intention to bring peace deep within the viewer's soul. I hope I have accomplished that and you enjoy my work as much as I enjoyed creating it.

Peace and ♥

AnnMarie

can customize a mobile to coordinate with your favorite home decor fabrics and colors, as well as create your favorite flower. Please don't be afraid to ask. If have haven't made it before I always love a challenge! Check out my facebook page @ www.facebook.com/amgdesignstudio for some examples of custom work I have done.

Bulk origami requests for weddings or showers are always welcome!


PRESS:
http://www.papermojoblog.com/2011/05/paper-meditations/

http://wakefield.patch.com/blog_posts/wakefield-artist-annmarie-gallivan-aac5803e?ncid=newsltuspatc00000001

http://www.judyhartman.blogspot.com/2012/05/celebrating-local-arts.html

http://www.allthingspaper.net/2012/07/peace-crane-mobile-amg-design-studio.html

http://en.paperblog.com/peace-crane-mobile-amg-design-studio-267929/

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