Sunday, May 17, 2009

No bird soars too high

Artist Statement: Vessels are handmade from kiln fired clay and are hollow on the back. Encased in glass are relics, charms, glass spheres and other secret treasures that relate to the special quote also inside. All pieces are soldered with lead free solder and are further embellished with unusual beads, charms and found objects. This wearable collage comes with a 20" chain including a lobster claw clasp. Shipped in a decorative gift box.

The egg motif speaks of new beginnings and possibilities. The quote in this egg reads "No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings" by William Blake. Inside the egg floats a white dove among the tiny clear and gold glass spheres. The metal and chain has a gun metal finish.
Size of the egg is 1 1/8" X 1 3/4" Approx. 3/4" deep.

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