New art

I was recently at the Plaza in KC and ran across a pop up art gallery. I wanted to share some of the artists and their ideas. Smart Glass Jewelry takes glass bottles and recycles them into jewelry. They have earrings and necklaces of different colors. The card that comes within the packaging tells what … More New art

After finishing summer classes, there is a pause within making art. In the metal and silver-smithing class, I created a reticulated silver necklace which had an ocean theme. The next project was a Viking weave that I turned into an ankle bracelet. This was the easiest project to create. I would like to create more … More

  Things in summer classes are going well. I finished my first jewelry project. It was creating and using reticulation silver. I made a brain coral pendent and cast some sea creatures to surround it. The cast pieces are ancient bronze. I added a patina to the silver and will create an earring set to … More

This past week has gone by fast! Sunday- I was able to be in the printmaking studio. I redid my See No Evil woodcut, got the three letterpress quotes printed for that, and got my body triptych image transferred to the board. Tuesday- I took photos of a skull with tulips around campus. I got … More

After getting through this week, the second half of the semester has started, I feel more motivation.   I finished printing my skull woodcuts. I love the way the silver ink printed on the black paper. I also did a blue ink on a pale blue paper.       We had to hang vinyl … More