I am deeply honored to have been invited to be Mustard Seed Africa's Lead Designer on the Rural to Ramp project! "The Rural to Ramp Handcraft Showcase is a project where we partner Handcraft Artisans with International and Local Designers to develop products that are African by inspiration and contemporary in design. The collaboration ensures skill [...]
A new version of the Pure Flight Collection will debut at the Terra Firma Gallery Trunk Show this weekend, hammered silver with 18k gold for a tailored and elegant look to wear every day!
Gorgeous 2 full page spread in the May-June 2014 issue of Satellite Magazine of my Arthropod Series, begun for an exhibition at Mingei Museum, and is continuing to develop. This amazing shoot by Andrew Casey and Nick Mansfield- model: Candice Edwin, makeup: Cristiam Alfonso, hair: Melina Aguirre, dress: Elina Sheripova
The culmination of this year long project which originates in my Arthropodic Sculpture series exhibited at Mingei International Museum's Allied Craftsmen Today from June 2013 through July 2014, is now live in the video, Sculpture Dance. The overall concept and metal work are my vision for the project, but collaborative at each consecutive step. From the [...]
New Year Resolutions may be more like aspirations, and I believe keeping one's aspirations high and not selling oneself short is the best way to achieve, while remaining open to new ideas. This year launches a new kind of project for me, collaborations with couturiers, professional dancers and videographers to achieve what I have dreamt [...]
Thanks to Editor Gillian Flynn and writer Meredith Hattam at Modern Luxury-Riviera Magazine covers the Pure Flight Collection for a bit of holiday glitter with an ethical edge: 100% recycled silver with responsibly mined Silvermist Diamonds TM from Australia !
Another great Fashion shoot this week! This time in NYC with Creative Director, Sasha Leibowitz, who shot my work a few years ago for Karen Magazine in Sydney Australia. This time she requested these pieces:
Featuring approximately 130 works by over 80 recognized San Diego and Southern California artists, this silent and live art auction is a great opportunity to collect exceptional works of art and support OMA and the artists at the same time. The Art Auction Event takes place at OMA on October 26, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. [...]
A good turn out for the Metalsmithing demonstrations at Mingei on Saturday! Great ideas and teamwork by the Mingei Staff, thank you most to Jackie Hwang, the coordinator. Here you will find photos of arriving, demonstrating, instructing and departing the museum. Thank you to Lisa Slovis for the use of the stand up vice, and [...]