Monday, January 17, 2011

winter landscape

My recent posts seem to be more about horticulture than jewelry. I have been busy planning new work but I am also thinking about my Philadelphia Flower Show entry in the dried plant jewelry category. The show theme is "Springtime in Paris" and my task is to make a "necklace for the queen".
marshmallow
passiflora tendrils
red twig dogwood

echinacea

Made with sea oats, iris leaves, acorns, orange peel, lombardy poplar branch, dried peas.
A set of bracelets. My entry 2010.