By Georgia Sargeant

Showcasing 20 equipment of operating in polymer clay, this e-book positive factors step by step directions for making jewellery, candlesticks, vases, ornamental bins, wind chimes, and extra. two hundred colour photos.

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Through it, he explores the theme rather than the technique of mosaics, creating pieces that combine the extreme precision of goldsmithing with the beautiful irregularity of a finished mosaic. Marchetti uses this process to produce fresh and unexpected designs. In recent works, Marchetti has revisited the geometric patterns that were the foundation of his education at the Padua School. He combines hollow cubes of welded gold to make rings, bracelets, and brooches. He also works with gold filaments in pieces that reference the historical past of the Padua School, while breaking new ground with constructive procedures that investigate the range of meanings contained in a piece of jewelry.

Approaching jewelry-making as fine art, O'Connor creates astonishing small objects in three dimensions that, incidentally, people can wear. 4 cm 24-karat gold, IS-karat gold, silver, spectrolite; fabricated, overlaid, roller printed Photo by artist 56 .... 4 cm 24-karat gold, IS-karat gold, silver; fused, reticulated, fabricated Photo by artist Mt. 1 t- en CC lE 57 "I'm influenced by travels to exotic places, what's happening in my social environment, and architectural elements. " .. 4 em Ci 24-karat gold, I8-karat gold, speetrolite, silver; fabricated, roller printed, fuse Ill: Photo by artist ....

II .. 5 x 5 x 1 em 20-karat yellow gold; repousse o z ~ Ill:: ID 52 Photo by arti st .... 5cm 18-karat yellow gold, 18-karat white gold; repousse, chased Photo by artist 53 .... 5 cm 20-karat yellow gold, lS-karat white gold; repousse, chased Photo by artist Due Dita o z ~ Ill:: ID 54 I 1970 ~ 6x 7x6 cm 20-karat yellow gold, lS-karat white gold; repousse, chased Photo by artist "People have always adorned their bodies with precious objects-precious in that these objects transmit values that cannot be expressed in any other way.

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