geometric patterned box front
Using a traditional Japanese kebori chisel and beading tools to do the patterning and texture. Lightly plated and patinated.
silver copper white brass wire
made entirely of square wire soldered together into sheet and formed into this shape. With a Basket weave pattern.
silver white brass wire
made entirely of square wire soldered into sheet and fabricated into this vessel. Won an Honorable Mention in the Saul Bell Design Awards (Holloware) in 2004.
Creating holloware for me is play time: exploring and combining techniques to create one of a kind pieces (or small collections) to intentionally expand my skill set and challenge myself creatively.