For the #facebookartjewelrychallenge, I am posting images of some pendants I have made over the last 5 years. Lovely silver spirals, with gemstones.
For Throwback Thursday, here is the original Mayan Compass pendant that I made in 2005: Materials: Brass, copper, sterling silver, fine silver, steel coin fragment. Â 3/4″ diameter. Originally, this was part of a series of “Compass” talismans. Â I started this series when I first moved to Seattle; I had just moved cross-country (from Athens, GA) […]
Dear Friends, We interrupt this busy holiday season for a rare blog updateâ€¦ You may have noticed, I havenâ€™t done any holiday shows (yet) this year. Â Thatâ€™s because I am simply up to my eyeballs in other, marvelous commission projects. Â (More about that in a minute!) Â But I wanted to let you all know that […]
Photos of Steampunk Goggles.
New image uploaded! Opal pendant with gold and silver wirework.
Happy Holidays! I’ll be tinkering with this site over the next few days; meantime, check out my new Etsy store: Arcanametalwork.etsy.com
Load-in tonight! Fair tomorrow! Bling right now! Enamel on fine silver; on forged sterling neckwire, with peridot and blue topaz. Detail: enameled silver with peridot. Detail: green enamel on silver, with “Swiss Blue” and “London Blue” topaz.
Yesterday I made Art. I’m supposed to be making Product. I’m supposed to be making stuff that I can do quickly so that the labor cost is low. So that it sells, so that I can keep this as my job. But that’s not how that piece was going to go. It needed to be […]
So, news! Thursday, I installed a garden trellis for my mom: Forged copper and handblown glass, appx 6’x2.5′. Metalwork by me; glass scavenged from the scrap pile at Pratt Fine Art Center’s hotshop. Why yes, it was a gorgeous day! While hanging out afterwards, my mom got a call from my sister, who had been […]
Finished this today: Imperial Zircon in sterling silver, 1.5″ diameter. Tomorrow is a photo day; taking “real” pics of the above (ie ones that don’t suck) and a few others. More news & stuff.