September is Suicide Awareness Month, a time that always makes me reflect on the people in my life that I care about, and how each of us struggles with an inner demon, pain, or past trauma – often without asking for help.
Repurposing is often an emotional and nostalgic process, so as with all of my projects, we start by establishing connection – between me and the client, the client and their materials, the intention and the new piece.
While many of us are looking for ways to beat the summer heat, I like to remember that the sun’s power is an amazing way to recharge. How do you recharge your power? Share your sunshine!
My mother is a huge jewelry fan and lover of beautiful things. When I was a child, I would try on her jewelry and makeup to pretend I was grown up enough to wear these treasures.
What is it about a rainbow that stops us dead in our tracks? Is it the sheer wonder of seeing something so ephemeral? Is it the very scientific collision of light and dark and atmosphere that produces something so magical?
Do you ever feel like there are too many choices? Our vision is to make space for rest, for silence, being present, for the unexpected, and for replenishing imagination to encourage more playful creativity.
What did you want to see reflected in your custom CED piece?
I am a photographer and love clean, minimal designs. I told her I wanted my ring to look like a camera, but only an interpretation, a hint, a feeling, not a literal design. And when people look at my gorgeous ring, they say it looks like a camera. So it is really perfect for me.
Indelible is the return of SCULPTURE TO WEAR Gallery in Los Angeles. A 4 day exhibition of International contemporary studio jewelry and wearable art curated by Lisa M. Berman.
As Earth Day approaches, I’ve been thinking about all the gifts the Earth gives us, or as I like to call them, Earthly Delights. My most favorite Earthly Delight? Gems.