Stringy Pod Brooch

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Here is the finished bit of craziness started yesterday.

Height- 4″

Width- 1.5″

Materials: mullberry paper, thread, encaustic wax, wire.

Gosh, that was pretty fun. I might have to play around more with small sculptures!


Published by paperstew

I'm an artist in Albany Oregon focusing on paper and natural objects for inspiration.

11 thoughts on “Stringy Pod Brooch

    1. Very unusual is right. It goes back to another piece created several years ago. My brain works in strange ways….

    1. I’m still working on a pin. I didn’t quite plan the hinge correctly on this first round. My initial thought was a pendant, but my fingers don’t want to go through the effort of creating the “chain” section.
      Object d’art is another option, but I really want to wear it instead. πŸ˜€

    1. It is nice to work on a much smaller scale but now I know I need to learn soldering. I’m also pulled to defrost a batch of paper pulp cover the next one differently. We shall see when I gather my energy and push forward. It’s stalled again! πŸ˜€

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