New Collections! Enameling Techniques

So I think this is the most creative I’ve been in 10 years. I am SO inspired to create! Maybe it’s just that I don’t want to leave my house because of the snow-so, I need something to do with all my time! Anyway, I’ve created 5 NEW Collections in my Copper category since December of 2010: Lily, Soleil, Noir, Skye, and Twilight Woods. I am really proud of all of them & couldn’t choose a favorite. They each have elements that move me. Lily is so feminine, Soleil so warm, Noir so dramatic, Skye so deep, Twilight Woods so haunting. I’ve been using Opals a lot in my work and also my ole favorite Larbradorite.
New for 2011 is my use of Enamel in my Metalwork-which is a process of fusing glass to the metal in a kiln. I’ve been experimenting with both traditional & abstract techniques. My Twilight Woods Collection is an example of me now following any traditional rules & just completely experimenting on my own. The result is a haunting Collection inspired by the setting sun glowing through the trees in my backyard. Traditionally I’ve been working with the process of Cloisonne. I only have one example to show in my Soleil Collection. I really love the results, but this process is extremely time consuming. For example, The Cloisonne Pendant in the Soleil Collection took me a month to complete!
I strive every year to have NEW and exciting jewelry to show you. I work REALLY hard to come up with designs that have never been seen before. I hope that I have lived up to what you expect from me as a designer this year! Please let me know what you think of my new work & don’t hesitate to share any ideas that you might have with me. Thank you so much for being a part of Patrician Art. I couldn’t do it without you!!!! Much LOVE!

This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Post a comment or leave a trackback: Trackback URL.

Post a Comment

Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *

*
*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Upcoming Art Shows

October  2017
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
   
  1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31