Living in the country, I'm inspired by nature. Every walk inevitably sends me scurrying back to my sketchbook.Leaves are a current obsession, whether apple, rhubarb, grape, oak, or elm. I've experimented...
I like the other statements of motherhood via jewelry, but I wanted to incorporate my idea of mother as goddess, even if, like Roseanne Barr once said, "domestic goddess."
Sea Glass Scroll mosaic
Mosaics are difficult to describe. For me, it feels like an out-of-body experience; my mind thinks of one thing while my hands do something else.
Starfish Go to Heaven
One of my first pieces. No starfish were maimed or flamed in the making of this artwork. I loved how the patina turned blue and purple at its heart, and how the starfish itself was imperfect.