I got so busy after January, I did not login to DA until now.
Meanwhile, I managed to miss my mask being featured on DD and the overwhelming number of nice and encouraging comments it received.
I do not believe that I managed to properly respond to and thank everybody who contacted me with comments, support and encouragement. Your words touched me on a deepest level, and I do not know how to best express my gratitude. I am truly overwhelmed and cannot find words strong enough to describe what I feel.
So a big THANK YOU to all of you, watching my work and commenting on it. I am honored to be here!
So these past days I felt it was time to venture into new territories :-)
And, as my top secret plan for world domination, I opened a shop on Etsy!
It is right here:
I have some of my items listed on there now and am working to add others. One thing cool about having a shop on Etsy, I have the freedom to do any kind of designs I want.
Hoooray creative freedom!
Right now I am working on a headpiece for a client, unlike anything I have ever done before. It is supposed to match a necklace she already has. The necklace looks like flowers sitting on what looks like a branch. It is oxidized Brass.
I am now using all my creativity to come up with that texture for the headpiece, which would be anything else but casting. So far I ended up hammering the metal to give it uneven texture and then melted bronze all over it to make it look bumpy like real wood would be. It seems like it worked, but I will only know for sure after finishing the piece.
I am really curious to see how it will turn out. It sure t
I'm not much of a jewelry person to say the least, but i've always wanted to be able to pull it off, this is the kind of jewelry i love the most though! The intricacy, the delicate and carefully crafted placement that makes the eye move, it's all so well done i wish that copies of these would be made and sold if they're not already. These are absolutely beautiful, again to say the least!