Today I have been working on several enamel bases that I had already started working some time ago, and a couple that were just blank with the base layer. I am mostly using a variation[…]
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[…]
To watch them in order, go here. Some new videos! And a few older ones that fell between the cracks:
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).[…]
Palettes are necessary tools in order to control the outcome of a particular colour in enamelling, since there are many factors that can alter its appearance. I like to make very complete palettes wich show[…]
Process: wetpacking a copper base, first layer. Here I am applying tragacanth gum to the back, wetpacking a gradient of greys, and the first layer of white enamel to the front of a shaped[…]
For a set of earrings, ring and necklace. Further exploring this idea. Now the previous piece seems so primitive :p The candidate stones are grey moonstones and blue lace agates (not dyed). And black glass.[…]
Haven’t been enamelling for a long time, so today I cleaned up and organized the workshop a bit,
My head has been a bit foggy this weekend so I have preferred to do some beading than enamelling on Julieta’s necklace. The paint is still unfired.
This is a necklace I am making for a friend to wear to her wedding.
Today I worked, maybe finished two enamels. First this vitrifiable paint: Guess who that is? Oedipus arm… and his eye on the floor!! xD And then I drew on a base with pencil: