The Dazzling Forms of Polymer Clay Jewelry

Imagine a material that has the pliability of clay and the color range of paint. One that is readily accessible, requiring no specialized equipment to unleash its creative potential. That material is polymer clay—and jewelry artists are using it to craft pieces unlike anything else. Louise Fischer Cozzi infuses polymer clay with oil paint and colored graphite to create her Quad Crescent Necklace. [...]

expressions of love: 7 ways to tell your story with art

As Valentine's Day approaches, we have love on our minds—and here at Artful Home, nothing ignites our passions quite like art (though chocolate is a close second). Truffles by Infusion Chocolates are the best of both worlds: chocolate and art! As I peruse our collection of Valentine's Day gifts, I think about the many ways art can serve as an expression of [...]

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studio visit: britt anderson

Jewelry artist Britt Anderson began his "nine-year odyssey" of artistic and technical training in the summer of 1982. During this time he mastered the process of anticlastic raising, a metalsmithing technique he uses to push the elastic properties of precious metals to their limits, transforming them from flat sheets into hollow, sculptural forms for the body. Jewelry artist Britt Anderson How did [...]

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