This series attempts to capture the intricate detail and architecture of the self-made sanctuaries that are cocoons while conveying a sense of the solitude, reflection, and transformation that give such structures purpose.
bronze, linen, brass, silver
Symbiosis reflects the subtle and delicate beauty that comes from the favorable unity of lichens and their hosts, much like the relationship between the body and adornment. Competition hinders, but balance enhances both.
copper, enamel, nylon, suede
Inspired by the delicate structure of a bird's wing, this piece is intended to be worn as a brooch for the hair, situated above the left ear so that the silver tendril hugs the curvature of the skull and rests at the corner of the eye.