A lifelong artist and entrepreneur, Alise loves nothing more than an adventure down a road not taken. This spirit of adventure and love of mystery has led Alise to explore new ways of making art by marrying what she loves most which is nature, photography, and working with new technologies to achieve what she sees in her imagination and feels in her bones.

December 21, 2009

New 2010 Catalog is Ready!

Alise Sheehan's Wishnest Catalog is ready for prime time! And Just in tiime for the Atlanta Gift show Jan 8-13. Hope to see you there, I will be in the handmade section. Here is the link:

October 9, 2009

Two Words for you- COLDWATER CREEK!

I will be part of the Coldwater Creek Spring 2010 collection! Very exciting news for this company. We are growing and having big fun and many challenges all at once. Signed up for Atlanta, Seattle and San Francisco in January- should be a great 2010!

August 19, 2009

San Francisco Gift Show was awesome- now off to Seattle Gift Show!

Everything is really coming together- some large retailers are looking at adding my line to their spring collections and I have my first sales rep onboard. Great people supporting me in this venture- I feel very fortunate!

July 11, 2009

27 stores and counting!

Wow things are heating up here in the heat of summer. Can you beleive I am in 27 stores- and Canada too! A friend is hosting a Summer Trunk show event July 18 in Healdsburg. Hope you can make it- It will be at Diana Blakeley's house. Email me if interested I'll send the info. Tania Richardson will also have some great designers purses and accessories. I am so busy right now and having a great time designing new products- latest is a family of hummingbirds! Sales are going great too- many new stores are picking up the product . Link to my catalog

June 9, 2009

Viva Las Vegas!!

Had a fabulous first wholesale show in Vegas- The American Craft Retailers show. The Wishnests were a big hit and my new display fixtures too. Here is a link to my catalog:

April 1, 2009

Custom Orders

If you like something in any of my photos I can most likely re-create it. Most everything I do is one of a kind- especially the Silver and Bronze Clay pieces. Just receieved a special order for the silver flower with ametrine on my home page- it is turning out to be a bit different but quite beautiful- an original. My website address is

March 24, 2009


Loving all the flowers blooming everywhere. Spring cleaning today in my studio- getting ready for the next show- April 18 here at my house- a benefit for Vineman Cancer Charities

March 9, 2009

Electric Rose Gallery

Had a great opening night for a show I am part of in Healdsburg- 10 women artists are showing at The Electric Rose in Healdsburg. I was so much fun lots of old friends and met many new people. I am having a great time doing what I love.. what could be better?

Here is a link to jewelry photos

February 21, 2009

Spring Collection Trunk show coming up in March

I have a Jewery Trunk Show scheduled for March 13th and 14th at The Flamingo Hotel, Santa Rosa. This time it will be held jointly with Barbara Friday who has a fantastic line of clothing. She used to own a store in Mongomery Village and now has trunk shows every few months. I am looking forward to this event with her- come on by and see what's new for both of us.
The hours are 10-7 Friday and 9-5 Saturday. The hotel is at Farmers lane and 4th St in Santa Rosa.

February 15, 2009

It's finally raining!

Finally we are getting some rain here in Healdsburg- after some amazing weather which we guiltily enjoyed. The coast was awesome in January.
I have another trunk show booked for April- will be fun, Sonoma Chocolatiers and Stark Wines will be joining me and also it is a fundraiser event- more info to follow. I won a Best of Show award for a piece I had in the Plaza Arts exhibit for January- pretty cool- definitely motivated me to keep moving ahead and creating. New pieces will be up on my website, I am also now in a new gallery in Healdsburg- The Electric Rose, stop by and check it out!