So far the Mist family of finished pieces. Many are still works in progress! See more details under the series’ tag. Wondering if any of these are available to purchase? send me an email at[…]
This week I found the photo for this commission by a friend: Enamel over copper (transparent enamel over white opalescent enamel and china paint) sterling/fine silver setting and sterling chain. It was actually finished in[…]
Today I received a wonderful package from the amazing artist János Gábor Varga: Etsy shop, Website, Flickr, Boticca interview. I love the clever ways in which he manipulates simple chunks of iron! His progress pictures are[…]
Image © Trëz Orb Skull I, 2005 Skull III (crow skull) Skull III (crow skull) All images clickable. For the last weeks, with vacation breaks and other interruptions, I have been working on a little[…]
A project I have been working on for the last weeks, is my submission to GreenLion Gallery‘s upcoming exhibition “The Kiss: Inspirations from The Cure”, running from September 15 to October 15, 2011 at GreenLion[…]
Today I decided to try another way to build a setting, a variation on something I did before for Givrer. I still had enough silver for this light setting so I went ahead. I built[…]
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.
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[…]
As they are most often used, applied directly onto the metal, transparent vitreous enamels allow us to see through them the substrate below. Be it gold, silver or copper, the metal lends not only its[…]
For the last week(end)s I have been working on this: Àlbers argentats (silver poplars). Painted enamel (background), silver foil, burnishable silver and on glaze paints. See more pictures here (you can add this blog here).[…]
Mist II Enamel and china paints over copper, sterling silver, onyx, blue lace agate & black silk stone. Pendant: Enamel 4.5 x 4 cm – centerpiece 7.5 x 6.5 cm – collar lenght 48 cm[…]
Givrer is now for sale on Etsy: See listing here. Etsy Buy Handmade medvssa
So I finished the necklace yesterday but I still had to take pictures. I have been thinking for some time about making a small macro “studio” to photograph my pieces. I’ve been reading about it[…]
And I finished what I wanted to finish! the setting and necklace for the Givrer piece, that I want to submit for a juried exhibition: Excuse the crappy picture, there is just no light at[…]
Escarcha means frost, the kind of frosted dew that forms on leaves and other things. No specific English word for this? With this piece I made today, I wanted to imitate the texture of frost[…]