Korean Textiles Now
June 17 – October 22, 2011
This exhibition presents the work of 66 artists from Korea, the United States, England, Finland, the Netherlands, Australia, Canada, Switzerland, Iceland, and Japan. The work includes delicately pieced and hand stitched traditional Bojagi, wearable pieces, installations, and wall hangings, all of which echo the larger world of art. This uniquely Korean folk art of anonymous ancestors has evolved into a contemporary art form embraced worldwide.
I have just about finished ten piece of new hammered brass, chain and stone jewelry for my friend's bridal party!
I will, of course, post some photographs, but only after the wedding - the jewelry is a surprise present for the bridesmaids! Shhhhhh.......
Brass is a new love of mine. It is soft, beautiful, similar to gold in look, but much more affordable!
And the history of brass is quite interesting, too!
Brass Jewelry is an ancient classical jewelry. People began wearing it thousands of years ago.
Throughout history, brass has been loved by many people and cultures due to its malleability. There are stunning examples of brass jewelry from
The Keweenaw Peninsula of Michigan has probably the world's largest concentration of native brass. Other localities include
Brass Jewelry is favored by many due to its beauty and versatility; it has similar color likes gold jewelry. Besides, good flexibility and scalability, and so many creative designs available because of its softness and malleability; jewelry designer can use it to create a unique style of jewelry design.
Are you considering staring your own business or do you already own your own business that focuses on craft, art or design? Do you have a shop on etsy, sell to shops and galleries, sell at craft fairs or want to start a new venture turning your passion into a business? If the answer is yes this is the conference for you!"