The crocus were singing spring
Then winter blew through with a beautiful white cover that lasted one day and melted the next.
Now the daffodils are up and smiling. Yoyo weather
A few things to share since last post.
Most of these have flown from the shop already but the red beaded pair is still available.
Chased in silver
Sparrows cut from aluminum with stones
I still find myself quite happily wallowing in the pitch bowl and wondering why I had been avoiding it's use. Time consumption is surely one reason. It is a slow process.
Selling on Etsy has had a tendency to make me hurried as if listing work is never enough fast enough. I find myself making lesser art than I'm capable of producing in order to sell sell sell. Not that I haven't loved what I've done for the most part. It's just not enough to satisfy myself. To be creatively happy I need to challenge my craft. Keep pushing. Evolving. Learning.
Trust it will be appreciated ........ and also sell.
I chased a grizzly bear brooch in fine silver.
- Cat Break -
Moki lives in the trees
A very clever girl
Most recently I've labored over a pair of owls nesting. A hanging piece of mixed metal on metal work. A departure from the pretty tins. Challenging in the best ways and I'm very happy about how it came together. Here are some pictures I took along the way.
Self explanatory me thinks but I was there. If anyone has a question please feel free to ask.