(Artist’s Jewels. From Modernisme to the Avant-garde, part II) See part I here. Lluís Masriera, 1903-1912 René Lalique, c.1900-1901 René Lalique, c.1900-1901 Boucheron, 1908 René Lalique, c.1903-1904 Philippe Wolfers, 1898 Philippe Wolfers, c. 1899 René[…]
Today I sent some workshop pictures to Trish from Grains of Glass, for a new page with pictures of enamelling workshops. I thought it was a great idea, I look forward to see other enamellists[…]
Enamel over sterling silver, freshwater pearls Measurements: enamel: 6 x 4.5 necklace: 46 cm
(Artist’s Jewels. From Modernisme to the Avant-garde) During my recent trip to Barcelona, I visited this wonderful exhibition in the MNAC museum, “the occasional but fruitful approach by artists to the world of jewellery is[…]
A picture of my necklace in the exhibition :)
Had a few days off, and finished three pendants :) Falciot was enamelled (and posted) before, but I made the setting for it. I enamelled a series of three pendants with mistletoe motif, still one[…]
Enamel over copper, brass, peridot, vesuvianite and moss agate. Enamel 5.5 x 2.5 cm, 44 to 51 cm adjustable lenght of necklace + 2 earrings (4.5 cm long).
Enamel over copper, sterling silver, assorted beads: Glass, aventurine, calcite, different sorts of agate, aragonite, labradorite and peridot. 5 x 3.3cm, 47 cm lenght of necklace + 2 earrings (5 and 5.5 cm long).
Graphite and enamel over copper, sterling silver, agate beads, and three glass beads (the grey ones at the center and the drop at the back). 2.5cm diameter. 48 cm long necklace.
This one I never posted about. A pendant that Pim made, a fuchsia flower, with some help from me, for his mom’s birthday: Enamel over fine silver, sterling silver. And this is #3, finished: TBC[…]
TBC III On glaze paint over enamel over copper, sterling silver, quartz, coral and lace.
This is #3. A 5mm wide face.The painting is done, except for a few specs of red. I will fire this tomorrow and then the red in a last fire. I used only black on[…]
Finally decided for the beads and finished this one today: See more pics here.
Spell of Destruction Enamel: 8 x 5 cm, total pendant: 8 x 10 x 0.6 cm, necklace: 42.5 cm. Enamel and onglaze paint over copper, sterling silver, volcanic stone, ebony, carbonised beech, cornaline.
Graphite and enamel over copper. If anyone wants it, I can set in silver for 50€, 60€ with the blue agate beads.
New video! This video shows fragments from a process of about two hours. Here I am raising 0.8mm rectangular copper sheet, doming it from the center in a soft slope towards all edges which lay[…]
I’m home rather sick, and today is about 10 degrees cooler than yesterday (26ºC), so I turned the kiln on. Thick copper… 900ºC.
Something I have been meaning to do for years. I just needed a long wooden stick.
Pim is at a company trip this weekend, so I am home alone. I have spent the entire day in the workshop. Yesterday when I got home from work, I rearranged my two desks, crappy[…]
To watch them in order, go here. Some new videos! And a few older ones that fell between the cracks: