THE NATURE OF CONNECTION

Barnacle Brooch
Barnacle Brooch

Silver and copper.

Three Coral Brooch
Three Coral Brooch

Silver.

Encircle
Encircle

Seed pod, silver, and pearl.

Step Out
Step Out

Coral and silver.

Cling
Cling

Stone, silver, and silver dollar.

Ignite
Ignite

Silver and coral.

Thaw
Thaw

Silver and dogwood buds.

TRACY LEE BLACK

 

        JEWELRY ARTIST

Nature is full of amazing textures.  This series incorporates found objects combined with textures created on silver using traditional metalsmithing technques.  These studies in texture become a site of memory because of the events associated with collection of the found object.