We had a week or two of Spring-like weather. Yesterday Winter returned, quickly freezing over the lake and taking the color out of everything with its cold blanket.
Pliant Cuff -Golds and greens
Here’s another experimental piece I recently completed. I have been focussing on creating movement and dimension in my pieces. This piece merges a free form bead weaving- in terms of color and size of beads, with the flexibility of a wire armature. I am using soft Sterling silver wire that has been hammered and oxidized....
Wrapped Wire Cuff
I finished this little piece today. It’s an armature of hammered, oxidized Sterling silver stretched with woven bead work. It’s light and casual and adjustable. I am rocking on this idea of stretching the fabric of my beadwork across wire.