Celebrating 70

August 19, 2010 - September 5, 2010
Lecture: Thursday, August 19 at 4:00 PM
Reception: Thursday, August 19 at 5:00 PM

This exhibition will celebrate Karen Lorene's 70th birthday as well as the 38th anniversary of Facere Jewelry Art Gallery. The show will feature 70 pieces, one each from 70 artists, each representing and relating to a year from 1940 - 2010.


In conjunction with the exhibition, we published a book which features all 70 pieces in the show!

Celebrating 70 by Facèré Jewelry Art Gallery | Make Your Own Book


Click here to view just the 2 items currently available for sale from this exhibition.
Todd Pownell: 1968 "La Beaute est dans larue", Brooch in sterling silver, 18k yellow gold, melee diamonds, and Ipod Nano. 3 x 2.25 x 0.5"
Todd Pownell
1968 "La Beaute est dans larue"
Brooch in sterling silver, 18k yellow gold, melee diamonds, and Ipod Nano. 3 x 2.25 x 0.5"
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Linda Kindler Priest: 1940 "The End of Art Deco", Double brooch in 14k yellow gold, silver, sapphire, and topaz crystal. 2 x 3.25"
Linda Kindler Priest
1940 "The End of Art Deco"
Double brooch in 14k yellow gold, silver, sapphire, and topaz crystal. 2 x 3.25"
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Marcia Meyers: 1978 "Let there be peace", Brooch/pendant in cloisonne enameled copper, sterling silver, and fine silver. 2 x 2".
Marcia Meyers
1978 "Let there be peace"
Brooch/pendant in cloisonne enameled copper, sterling silver, and fine silver. 2 x 2".
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 Micki Lippe, 1943 "Where Have All the Soldiers Gone?" Necklace in sterling silver, wool, silk, beads, and pearls. 4.25 x 3.5 x 1.5".
Micki Lippe
1943 "Where Have All the Soldiers Gone?" Necklace in sterling silver, wool, silk, beads, and pearls. 4.25 x 3.5 x 1.5".
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 Veronica von Allworden, 1974 "Word Play" Bracelet in sterling silver and steel. 4 x 1.25"
Veronica von Allworden
1974 "Word Play" Bracelet in sterling silver and steel. 4 x 1.25"
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Davide Bigazzi: 2001 "The Rising", Cuff bracelet in sterling silver. 2.25 x 1.25 x 2.75".
Davide Bigazzi
2001 "The Rising"
Cuff bracelet in sterling silver. 2.25 x 1.25 x 2.75".
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Jane Martin: 1956, Charm bracelet in sterling silver, nickel silver, brass, copper, gold, bronze, and Shibuichi. 2.5 x 7.25 x 0.5".
Jane Martin
1956
Charm bracelet in sterling silver, nickel silver, brass, copper, gold, bronze, and Shibuichi. 2.5 x 7.25 x 0.5".
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Kristi Zevenbergen: 1958 "Disarm", Bracelet in sterling silver, vintage watch face, and hobby hardware. 1.25 x 2.5 x 2.25"
Kristi Zevenbergen
1958 "Disarm"
Bracelet in sterling silver, vintage watch face, and hobby hardware. 1.25 x 2.5 x 2.25"
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 Julie Speidel, 1994 "Karnag" Necklace in steel and porcelain. 10 x 9.5 x 1.5'.
Julie Speidel
1994 "Karnag" Necklace in steel and porcelain. 10 x 9.5 x 1.5'.
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Liaung-Chung Yen: 1985 "We are the world", Brooch in sterling silver, 22k gold, and steel. 2.5 x 2 x 1".
Liaung-Chung Yen
1985 "We are the world"
Brooch in sterling silver, 22k gold, and steel. 2.5 x 2 x 1".
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Judith Hoyt: 1955 "Rosa Parks, Brooch in found metal, 1955 pennies, copper, and stainless steel. 1.75 x 4".
Judith Hoyt
1955 "Rosa Parks
Brooch in found metal, 1955 pennies, copper, and stainless steel. 1.75 x 4".
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 Lee Phillips, 1944 "Round Midnight" Locket in sterling silver and 14k yellow gold. 2 x 2 x 0.5".
Lee Phillips
1944 "Round Midnight" Locket in sterling silver and 14k yellow gold. 2 x 2 x 0.5".
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Cynthia Toops: 1965, Necklace in sterling silver and polymer micro-mosaic. Metalwork by Chuck Domitrovich. 3" diameter.
Cynthia Toops
1965
Necklace in sterling silver and polymer micro-mosaic. Metalwork by Chuck Domitrovich. 3" diameter.
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Jessica Calderwood: 1954 "Brown Versus Board of Education", Pin in enamel on copper, ceramic decals of vintage photographs, sterling silver, and stainless steel. 2.25 x 2 x .25".
Jessica Calderwood
1954 "Brown Versus Board of Education"
Pin in enamel on copper, ceramic decals of vintage photographs, sterling silver, and stainless steel. 2.25 x 2 x .25".
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Alex Stanyon: 1988 "88 Mix Tape", Necklace in cold worked glass, wool ribbon, and plastic cassette tape box. 2 x 1.4 x 0.25"
Alex Stanyon
1988 "88 Mix Tape"
Necklace in cold worked glass, wool ribbon, and plastic cassette tape box. 2 x 1.4 x 0.25"
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Nancy Bonnema: 1953 "Radial Tire", Brooch/necklace in sterling silver, enamel, and rubber cording. 2.6" diameter.
Nancy Bonnema
1953 "Radial Tire"
Brooch/necklace in sterling silver, enamel, and rubber cording. 2.6" diameter.
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 Leslie MacInnes, 2007 "And Then... The Bubble Burst" Brooch in sterling silver and 18k yellow gold. 2 x 2 x 0.5"
Leslie MacInnes
2007 "And Then... The Bubble Burst" Brooch in sterling silver and 18k yellow gold. 2 x 2 x 0.5"
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Trudee Hill: 1961 "Antifaschistischer Schutzwall Propaganda", (anti-fascist protective barrier) Brooch in Berlin wall fragment, sterling silver, and stainless steel. 2.25 x 2.5 x .75".
Trudee Hill
1961 "Antifaschistischer Schutzwall Propaganda"
(anti-fascist protective barrier) Brooch in Berlin wall fragment, sterling silver, and stainless steel. 2.25 x 2.5 x .75".
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Alisa Miller: 1980 "Mount St. Helens", Ring in sterling silver and 18k yellow gold. 1.5 x 1.25 x 1.625".
Alisa Miller
1980 "Mount St. Helens"
Ring in sterling silver and 18k yellow gold. 1.5 x 1.25 x 1.625".
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Boris Bally: 1971 "Separated Values", Diptych brooch set in repurposed aluminum traffic signs. 2.25 x 2.25" each.
Boris Bally
1971 "Separated Values"
Diptych brooch set in repurposed aluminum traffic signs. 2.25 x 2.25" each.
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Thomas Hill: 1983 "Muscovy Duck", Reversible necklace in painted wood, steel, and cotton. Pendant measures 6.5 x 4.25".
Thomas Hill
1983 "Muscovy Duck"
Reversible necklace in painted wood, steel, and cotton. Pendant measures 6.5 x 4.25".
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 Patricia Telesco, 1975 "Prison Key" Necklace in bronze and sterling silver. 5 x 1.25".
Patricia Telesco
1975 "Prison Key" Necklace in bronze and sterling silver. 5 x 1.25".
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 Marty Lovins, "1995" Brooch in brass, copper, sterling silver, nickel silver, and found object. 2.5 x 1.6 x 0.25"
Marty Lovins
"1995" Brooch in brass, copper, sterling silver, nickel silver, and found object. 2.5 x 1.6 x 0.25"
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Jude Clarke: 1982 "Turning Tide", Necklace in sterling silver, steel washer, 18k gold, pearls, photo, and mica. Pendant measures 2.5 x 1.4".
Jude Clarke
1982 "Turning Tide"
Necklace in sterling silver, steel washer, 18k gold, pearls, photo, and mica. Pendant measures 2.5 x 1.4".
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Hiroshi Watanabe: 1993 "The Six", Necklace in sterling silver and 18k yellow gold. 5.5 x 1.5 x 2".
Hiroshi Watanabe
1993 "The Six"
Necklace in sterling silver and 18k yellow gold. 5.5 x 1.5 x 2".
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 Gina Pankowski, 1945 "Slice of Life" Brooch in sterling silver, 14k gold, acrylic, and ink. 2 x 2 x 0.75"
Gina Pankowski
1945 "Slice of Life" Brooch in sterling silver, 14k gold, acrylic, and ink. 2 x 2 x 0.75"
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Lezlie Jane: 1992 "The Marking of Time", Necklace in 14k gold, drusy, citrine, and azure-malachite. Lower pendant measures 2 x 1" with 24" chain.
Lezlie Jane
1992 "The Marking of Time"
Necklace in 14k gold, drusy, citrine, and azure-malachite. Lower pendant measures 2 x 1" with 24" chain.
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 Nancy Worden, 1989 "That's All Folks!" Bracelet in nickel, laminated paper, wool felt, and steel rivets. 6.5 x 1.5".
Nancy Worden
1989 "That's All Folks!" Bracelet in nickel, laminated paper, wool felt, and steel rivets. 6.5 x 1.5".
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Yeonmi Kang: 1999 "Eclipse", Brooch in sterling silver, 24k gold keumboo, copper, enamel, and quartz. 2.25 x 3.75 x 1"
Yeonmi Kang
1999 "Eclipse"
Brooch in sterling silver, 24k gold keumboo, copper, enamel, and quartz. 2.25 x 3.75 x 1"
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Ken Bova: 1963 "End of the Road", Brooch in sterling silver, 23k gold leaf, pavement fragment, bone, pearls, tail light reflector, mineral pigment, water color, candy wrappers, acrylic, and butterfly wing. 2.25 x 3 x 0.25"
Ken Bova
1963 "End of the Road"
Brooch in sterling silver, 23k gold leaf, pavement fragment, bone, pearls, tail light reflector, mineral pigment, water color, candy wrappers, acrylic, and butterfly wing. 2.25 x 3 x 0.25"
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 Virginia Causey, 1942 "The Year of Change" Charm bracelet in silver, metal clay, brass, copper, 23k gold foil, mica, lapis, chrysoprase, rodocrosite, diamonds, sapphires, paper, acrylic, and tape.
Virginia Causey
1942 "The Year of Change" Charm bracelet in silver, metal clay, brass, copper, 23k gold foil, mica, lapis, chrysoprase, rodocrosite, diamonds, sapphires, paper, acrylic, and tape.
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 Andy Cooperman, 2005 "It takes a tough man to make a tender chicken: Ring-tisserie #4" Ring in sterling silver, 14k rose and yellow gold, bronze, and rubber chicken. 2".
Andy Cooperman
2005 "It takes a tough man to make a tender chicken: Ring-tisserie #4" Ring in sterling silver, 14k rose and yellow gold, bronze, and rubber chicken. 2".
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Nancy Megan Corwin: 1969 "The Moon and Mankind", Pendant in sterling silver, fine silver, enamel, shakudo, diamonds, and steel. 1.8 x 0.75" watch case, 1.3 x 0.25" inner pendant
Nancy Megan Corwin
1969 "The Moon and Mankind"
Pendant in sterling silver, fine silver, enamel, shakudo, diamonds, and steel. 1.8 x 0.75" watch case, 1.3 x 0.25" inner pendant
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 Kevin Glenn Crane, 2004 "The Comedy of Errors - election 2004" Brooch and display stand in 18k yellow gold, 14k electrum, sterling silver, mastadon ivory, cultured pearls, garnet, and sardonyx. 3.9 x 1.9 x 1.2 inches
Kevin Glenn Crane
2004 "The Comedy of Errors - election 2004" Brooch and display stand in 18k yellow gold, 14k electrum, sterling silver, mastadon ivory, cultured pearls, garnet, and sardonyx. 3.9 x 1.9 x 1.2 inches
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Peg Fetter: 1966 "Acid Test", Ring in steel and 14k yellow gold. Top is 1 x 1.75" Size 6 (may be sized to fit)
Peg Fetter
1966 "Acid Test"
Ring in steel and 14k yellow gold. Top is 1 x 1.75" Size 6 (may be sized to fit)
Item is available Available ($2150.00)
 Lisa Fidler, 1949 "His Master's Voice" Brooch in vinyl and sterling silver. 1.25 x 1.75"
Lisa Fidler
1949 "His Master's Voice" Brooch in vinyl and sterling silver. 1.25 x 1.75"
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Ford and Forlano: "1964", Brooch in polymer and sterling silver. 5.25 x 3.5 x 0.5"
Ford and Forlano
"1964"
Brooch in polymer and sterling silver. 5.25 x 3.5 x 0.5"
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 Suzan Gallup, 1997 "Princess of Cups" Earrings in sterling silver, 23k gold leaf, red brass, photocopy, prismacolor, plastic, and pearl. 3.25 x 1.125"
Suzan Gallup
1997 "Princess of Cups" Earrings in sterling silver, 23k gold leaf, red brass, photocopy, prismacolor, plastic, and pearl. 3.25 x 1.125"
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Laurie Hall: 1950  "Boomerang", Necklace in sterling silver, ebony, beach pebble, pearl, bakelite, and oxidized silver. 9 x 7.5 x 0.5"
Laurie Hall
1950 "Boomerang"
Necklace in sterling silver, ebony, beach pebble, pearl, bakelite, and oxidized silver. 9 x 7.5 x 0.5"
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 Joan Hammond, 1979 "From Myth to Fact: Jupiter as Metaphor" Bracelet in sterling silver and acrylic. 5.25 x 0.75"
Joan Hammond
1979 "From Myth to Fact: Jupiter as Metaphor" Bracelet in sterling silver and acrylic. 5.25 x 0.75"
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 Ron Ho, 1946 "Limehouse Blues Revisited" Necklace in copper, sterling silver, spectracolor pencil, plexiglass, and leather. 4.25 x 5.5 x 0.5"
Ron Ho
1946 "Limehouse Blues Revisited" Necklace in copper, sterling silver, spectracolor pencil, plexiglass, and leather. 4.25 x 5.5 x 0.5"
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Sarah Hood: 2003 "Freedom: Mission Accomplished", Ring in sterling silver. 3.75 x 2 x 0.75" Size 7 (cannot be sized)
Sarah Hood
2003 "Freedom: Mission Accomplished"
Ring in sterling silver. 3.75 x 2 x 0.75" Size 7 (cannot be sized)
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Mary Lee Hu: 2008 "Brooch #33", In 18k and 22k gold. 3.5 x 4.5 x 0.75"
Mary Lee Hu
2008 "Brooch #33"
In 18k and 22k gold. 3.5 x 4.5 x 0.75"
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 Charra Jarosz, 1984 "take, thou" Necklace in sterling silver, goldbeater's skin, human hair, hair adhesive, formica, and watch crystal.
Charra Jarosz
1984 "take, thou" Necklace in sterling silver, goldbeater's skin, human hair, hair adhesive, formica, and watch crystal.
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 Deb Karash, 1962 "Truth" Brooch in sterling silver, copper, brass, antique ivory piano key, and prismacolor. 2.5 X 2.125"
Deb Karash
1962 "Truth" Brooch in sterling silver, copper, brass, antique ivory piano key, and prismacolor. 2.5 X 2.125"
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Nadine Kariya: 2009 "Barack Obama Man of the Year Souvenir...", A sequence of pins in sterling silver, argentium silver, copper, brass, 18k gold, shakudo, shibuichi, amethyst, blue druzy agate, and snail operculum. Dove: 4 x 3", Earth: 4.5 x 2.5", Credo: 5.25 x 3.75", Peace:5.5 x 4.2"
Nadine Kariya
2009 "Barack Obama Man of the Year Souvenir..."
A sequence of pins in sterling silver, argentium silver, copper, brass, 18k gold, shakudo, shibuichi, amethyst, blue druzy agate, and snail operculum. Dove: 4 x 3", Earth: 4.5 x 2.5", Credo: 5.25 x 3.75", Peace:5.5 x 4.2"
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Margaux Lange: 2002 "Breast to Breast", Brooch in stering silver, plastic Barbie doll parts, and resin. 2.25" x 2.25" x .5"
Margaux Lange
2002 "Breast to Breast"
Brooch in stering silver, plastic Barbie doll parts, and resin. 2.25" x 2.25" x .5"
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Kristin Lora: 1977 "Reminiscing", Charm bracelet in sterling silver, found objects, paint, gesso, and photograph. 1 x 7.5 x 0.25"
Kristin Lora
1977 "Reminiscing"
Charm bracelet in sterling silver, found objects, paint, gesso, and photograph. 1 x 7.5 x 0.25"
Item is available Available ($624.00)
Karen McCreary: 1990 "Super Nova", Necklace in acrylic and rubber. 9 x 8 x 0.75"
Karen McCreary
1990 "Super Nova"
Necklace in acrylic and rubber. 9 x 8 x 0.75"
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 Rika Mouw, 1960 "The Gift of the Arctic Refuge" Necklace in paper, sinew, bone, and pigment. Display box in silk book cloth, book board, canvas, and silk ribbon. 45" in length.
Rika Mouw
1960 "The Gift of the Arctic Refuge" Necklace in paper, sinew, bone, and pigment. Display box in silk book cloth, book board, canvas, and silk ribbon. 45" in length.
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Seth Papac: 1951 "i.d.", Necklace in enameled steel, powder coated steel, resin, and powder enamel. 2 x 0.75"
Seth Papac
1951 "i.d."
Necklace in enameled steel, powder coated steel, resin, and powder enamel. 2 x 0.75"
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Rosemary Pham: 1970 "Bonjour Croissant!", Ring in fine silver and 24k yellow gold. 1.5 x 1.5"
Rosemary Pham
1970 "Bonjour Croissant!"
Ring in fine silver and 24k yellow gold. 1.5 x 1.5"
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 Maria Phillips, 1998 "Executive Cigar Cozy" Necklace in wool and sterling silver. 5"
Maria Phillips
1998 "Executive Cigar Cozy" Necklace in wool and sterling silver. 5"
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Gail Rappa: 1981 "With This Finger...", Ring in sterling silver and mother of pearl. 1 x 2.25 x 1.5"
Gail Rappa
1981 "With This Finger..."
Ring in sterling silver and mother of pearl. 1 x 2.25 x 1.5"
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Jayne Redman: 1952 "Peony", Necklace in sterling and argentium silver. 17.75 x 0.5"
Jayne Redman
1952 "Peony"
Necklace in sterling and argentium silver. 17.75 x 0.5"
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Kait Rhoads: 1941 "We'll Meet Again", Necklace in hollow murrine glass and sterling silver. 3 x 2.5 x 2.5"
Kait Rhoads
1941 "We'll Meet Again"
Necklace in hollow murrine glass and sterling silver. 3 x 2.5 x 2.5"
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Biba Schutz: 1972 "the was the PRICE", Pin in sterling silver, steel, plexiglass, digital prints, and art medium. 2.5 x 4 x 4"
Biba Schutz
1972 "the was the PRICE"
Pin in sterling silver, steel, plexiglass, digital prints, and art medium. 2.5 x 4 x 4"
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Barbara Seidenath: 1947 "Instant Moment", Brooch/picture frame in sterling silver and Polaroid photo. 3.5 x 4.25"
Barbara Seidenath
1947 "Instant Moment"
Brooch/picture frame in sterling silver and Polaroid photo. 3.5 x 4.25"
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 Designed by Ramona Solberg in 2004, 1987 "Untitled" Necklace in silver, shell, bone, die, and rubber. 4.5 x 3.5" Fabricated by Kiff Slemmons in 2010.
Designed by Ramona Solberg in 2004
1987 "Untitled" Necklace in silver, shell, bone, die, and rubber. 4.5 x 3.5" Fabricated by Kiff Slemmons in 2010.
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Jan Smith: 1967 "Right Now", Necklace in sterling silver, copper, enamel wool, and silk thread.
Jan Smith
1967 "Right Now"
Necklace in sterling silver, copper, enamel wool, and silk thread.
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 Suzanne Stern, 1996 "Breathe One - Eucalyptus" Brooch in bronze, 24k gold vermeil over fine silver, Pate de Verre lead crystal, and Tahitian pearls. 3.5 x 3.5"
Suzanne Stern
1996 "Breathe One - Eucalyptus" Brooch in bronze, 24k gold vermeil over fine silver, Pate de Verre lead crystal, and Tahitian pearls. 3.5 x 3.5"
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Cindy Sumner: 1986 "Icarus", Necklace in lithographic tin, brass, and found objects. 9 x 12"
Cindy Sumner
1986 "Icarus"
Necklace in lithographic tin, brass, and found objects. 9 x 12"
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 Carmen Valdes, 2006 "Gold Digger" Brooch in brass and rubber. 5 x 1.5 x 1"
Carmen Valdes
2006 "Gold Digger" Brooch in brass and rubber. 5 x 1.5 x 1"
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Sarah J.G. Wauzynski: 1991 "Any Other Name", Necklace/brooch in egg tempera on gesso, sterling silver, 18k gold, lemon citrine, peridot, ruby, emerald, tourmaline, sphene, and aquamarine. 3 x 3 x 3.25"
Sarah J.G. Wauzynski
1991 "Any Other Name"
Necklace/brooch in egg tempera on gesso, sterling silver, 18k gold, lemon citrine, peridot, ruby, emerald, tourmaline, sphene, and aquamarine. 3 x 3 x 3.25"
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Roberta & David Williamson: 1948 "25,550 Days of Memories", Brooch in sterling silver, copper, vintage mirror, and vintage pin-back button. 4.5 x 2.25 x 0.25"
Roberta & David Williamson
1948 "25,550 Days of Memories"
Brooch in sterling silver, copper, vintage mirror, and vintage pin-back button. 4.5 x 2.25 x 0.25"
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Todd Reed: 1976 "Pressed Flowers", Necklace in sterling silver, tourmaline in quartz, and acrylic paint. 28" in length.
Todd Reed
1976 "Pressed Flowers"
Necklace in sterling silver, tourmaline in quartz, and acrylic paint. 28" in length.
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emiko oye: 1959 "Dawning", Necklace in repurposed LEGO and cording. 11.5 x 7.5 x 2.25"
emiko oye
1959 "Dawning"
Necklace in repurposed LEGO and cording. 11.5 x 7.5 x 2.25"
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