34th Annual Breckenridge July Art Festival 2017 Participating Artists
Bold, dramatic designs are created using hand-carving & lost wax techniques enhanced with hand fabrication with colored golds. Fine gemstones & diamonds are set & texture is used to create dimension.
My hand built jewelry is created from sterling silver using a construction process. Pieces focus on rare and very high quality gemstones.
Jewelry of mixed metal including copper, pewter, silver, hand-painted and heat-sealed aluminum, kiln-fired glass, set gemstones and found objects
Sculpted by fire on a torch,pure gold & silver are suspended in glass. I make all millifiore cane and hand cut & inlay the glass into my fabricated sterling silver jewelry. Each piece is one of a kind
Handcrafted sterling silver and semi-precious stone jewelry with a focus on fusing (not soldering) sterling silver in order to create one of a kind metal textures.
Pieces begin with structure as sheet, coils and spools-hand worked through finishing. Scandinavian handiwork informs my body of work. I explore connectivity using adapted basket weaving techniques.
Handcrafted Fine Silver,14KGold, Gold filled &Bronze in combination with high quality gems&pearls. Surface textures are created using hand-collected natural leaves. All pieces are one-of-a-kind
Gold, stones harmonize with fossilized alligator teeth, arrowheads. Metal is uniquely bent to cage & elevate stones. Handmade links & bezels (non-tradtl.) add to the texture and fluidity of the piece
Inspired by the romantic Art Nouveau era, I create my work by sculpting wax with dental tools in 14kt gold, sterling silver and faceted gemstones using the lost wax method.
Fabricated jewelry of Sterling, reticulated silver, or 18k gold set with unique gem stones and pearls and or champleve enamel work.
Sterling & 18k gold fabricated jewelry w/ colored stones; some handcut. Cabachons made from original prismacolor & ink drawings under enamel. Work features intricate piercing and hand texturing.
Hand fabricated, southwestern works of sterling silver, set and/or inlayed with semi-precious stones and shell. All pieces are one-of-a-kind as no designs are ever repeated.
Engraved jewelry made of silver, copper & bronze create unique original designs. Adornments of turquoise, elk ivory & horsehair complete these one of a kind necklaces, pendants, earrings, bracelets.
I fabricate all my pieces from raw sheet,tubes,rods and wire. metals are cut,punched,hammered,rolled,soldered and finished. plastics are carved and laminated from sheet and blocks and carved.
My pieces are made from found natural materials which I compose within sterling silver bezels using finely layers resins.