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Head of Orpheus

Here’s my interpretation of the Head of Orpheus, Phrygian cap and all. There are a great many treatments by artists and sculptors of this theme, and I guess there always will be, since the singing head stands, at least in part, for the continuation of the voice expressed through art, and this theme (along with all the tragedy) will always be of interest. 36 more words

Thoughts On Goldsmithing

A Putto on a Pink Cushion

I posted a picture of the wax I’d carved for a large pink opal. Here’s the finished item. Photographing very shiny things with complex surfaces is always problematic. 35 more words

Thoughts On Goldsmithing

Red Threads Brooch

Second brooch is coming along..

Here’s the second brooch finished :) really like the noise those leaf shapes makes!

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Second Brooch Design

It is finally coming together :)

Oval wire brooch with silver and gold plated components. 

Red and gold coloured threads.

Mixed media art jewellery.

Wearable and unique.