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Take Your Breath Away Beautiful

If you have read Ornamental Elements for any length of time, you begin to realize I am inspired by the jewelry of Frey Wille. The latest collection in the Homage series is… 43 more words

Laurie Prophater

The Original Vera

In 2014, when the name Vera is mentioned, typically, we think of Vera Bradley’s colorful textiles & accessories. Well….once upon a time, there was another Vera… 139 more words

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Observation of Elements

Myung Urso’s inspiration relies upon an abundance of disparate materials in her studio. “I often observe how different elements play out in their own way, helping to define the destiny of each work. 28 more words

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Clean & Delineated

Karen Vanmol is inspired by the architecture of the city and the texture of the natural landscape. “A city without a little nature works claustrophobic for me, but a nature landscape with no sign of humanity is too quiet for me. 30 more words

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Late to the Party

For several years I’ve been hearing a great deal about Pardo Translucent. Since I have POUNDS of translucent from several manufacturers, I didn’t think I needed to add another ounce of clay to my ‘stash’. 122 more words

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Challenging the Perception of Wearable Art

McKenna Hallet’s challenges herself create jewelry with low or no impact to our planet. “I want to create objects of art with a minimum of impact on OUR PLANET and to this end I will never use electricity or heat or corrosive chemicals to construct my jewelry and I will use as few items as possible from newly manufactured sources.” … 27 more words

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Exploration of Simple Patterns

Jill Hermans likes to take one idea and explore it to the max! “Sometimes I find that a simple pattern can be like an extremely catchy song. 141 more words

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