Signs of Life 2010

October 6, 2010 - October 27, 2010
Lecture: Wednesday, October 6 at 4:00 PM
Reception: Wednesday, October 6 at 5:00 PM

Signs of Life is a contemporary jewelry art show and companion jewelry art catalog/literary journal. The show features work by ten artists. The catalog/literary journal pairs these jewelry artists with ten writers in a unique publication that celebrates both literature and jewelry art.


Show opening and catalog publication date: October 6, 2010. This is the sixth year of publication of Signs of Life, a literary magazine. This project combines the owner's love of literature with her passion for jewelry art. Only 1000 copies are printed. Order from Facere Jewelry Art Gallery by e-mail or phone, $12.


Artist List:
Jana Brevick, Nancy Mēgan Corwin, Jaclyn Davidson, Robert Ebendorf, Chris Giffin, Sarah Hood, Nissa Kubly, Kris Patzlaff, Sally von Bargen, and Lynda Watson. Writers: Joan Corwin, Joseph Duemer, Jonathan Evison, Teri Hein, Sue Jostrom, Stuart Kestenbaum, Terry Martin, Bethany Reid, Evelyn C. White, and Randolyn Zinn.


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Chris Giffin: Take Measure, Necklace in vintage, cloth tape measures, tiny glass vial with fortune enclosed, enameled metal rivets, brass jump rings, chain, and clasp. 21" in length.
Chris Giffin
Take Measure
Necklace in vintage, cloth tape measures, tiny glass vial with fortune enclosed, enameled metal rivets, brass jump rings, chain, and clasp. 21" in length.
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Nancy Megan Corwin: Regeneration, Brooch in sterling silver, copper, drusy quartz, gold leaf, pearls, fine silver, and 22k gold/sterling bi-metal. 4 x 2.5"
Nancy Megan Corwin
Regeneration
Brooch in sterling silver, copper, drusy quartz, gold leaf, pearls, fine silver, and 22k gold/sterling bi-metal. 4 x 2.5"
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 Kris Patzlaff,
Kris Patzlaff
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Sarah Hood: Underneath It All, Necklace in sterling silver and model railroad landscape materials. 8.5 x 14"
Sarah Hood
Underneath It All
Necklace in sterling silver and model railroad landscape materials. 8.5 x 14"
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 Nissa Kubly, 'Cortona Cypress, Cortona, Italy' Necklace in copper, vitreous enamel, sterling silver, brass, and stainless steel neckwire. Pendant measures 1.75" in diameter.
Nissa Kubly
'Cortona Cypress, Cortona, Italy' Necklace in copper, vitreous enamel, sterling silver, brass, and stainless steel neckwire. Pendant measures 1.75" in diameter.
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 Lynda Watson,
Lynda Watson
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 Jaclyn Davidson,
Jaclyn Davidson
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 Robert Ebendorf,
Robert Ebendorf
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Sally von Bargen: Clouds and Companions, Brooch/Necklace in sterling silver, wood, brass, digital prints on aluminum, and gold leaf. Pendant measures 4.75 x 2.5"
Sally von Bargen
Clouds and Companions
Brooch/Necklace in sterling silver, wood, brass, digital prints on aluminum, and gold leaf. Pendant measures 4.75 x 2.5"
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Jana Brevick: Listening, Neckpiece in fabricated sterling silver, fine silver, and steel screen. 8.5 x 9.5 x 2"
Jana Brevick
Listening
Neckpiece in fabricated sterling silver, fine silver, and steel screen. 8.5 x 9.5 x 2"
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 Lynda Watson, 'Prague Celebration' Brooch in sterling silver, 18k & 22k yellow gold, 18k red gold, and apricot pearls. 3.25 x 3.25 x 0.75"
Lynda Watson
'Prague Celebration' Brooch in sterling silver, 18k & 22k yellow gold, 18k red gold, and apricot pearls. 3.25 x 3.25 x 0.75"
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 Lynda Watson, 'Prague Celebration II' Brooch in sterling silver and bone. 2.75 x 2.75 x 1.5"
Lynda Watson
'Prague Celebration II' Brooch in sterling silver and bone. 2.75 x 2.75 x 1.5"
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 Robert Ebendorf, 'Family' Brooch in copper, vintage photo, silver, and mixed media. 3 x 2.25"
Robert Ebendorf
'Family' Brooch in copper, vintage photo, silver, and mixed media. 3 x 2.25"
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 Robert Ebendorf, 'Green Eyes in Flight' Brooch in mixed media, crushed tin can , and copper. 3.5 x 2.5"
Robert Ebendorf
'Green Eyes in Flight' Brooch in mixed media, crushed tin can , and copper. 3.5 x 2.5"
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 Robert Ebendorf, 'Love My Mom' Brooch in mixed media, crushed tin can, broken glass, silver, opal, and found parts. 2.75 x 2.75"
Robert Ebendorf
'Love My Mom' Brooch in mixed media, crushed tin can, broken glass, silver, opal, and found parts. 2.75 x 2.75"
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 Robert Ebendorf, 'Parrot in the Circle' Brooch in mixed media, copper, silver, and found parts. 2.75 x 1.5"
Robert Ebendorf
'Parrot in the Circle' Brooch in mixed media, copper, silver, and found parts. 2.75 x 1.5"
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 Robert Ebendorf, 'Princess Kisses the Frog' Brooch in mixed media, copper, and found parts. 3.25 x 3"
Robert Ebendorf
'Princess Kisses the Frog' Brooch in mixed media, copper, and found parts. 3.25 x 3"
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 Robert Ebendorf, 'Red Eyed Cat' Brooch in mixed media, copper, and found parts. 2.5 x 3"
Robert Ebendorf
'Red Eyed Cat' Brooch in mixed media, copper, and found parts. 2.5 x 3"
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Sally von Bargen: Balancing Act, Brooch/Pendant in sterling silver, wood, digital prints on aluminum, brass, gold leaf, and epoxy resin. Pendant measures 5 x 2.75"
Sally von Bargen
Balancing Act
Brooch/Pendant in sterling silver, wood, digital prints on aluminum, brass, gold leaf, and epoxy resin. Pendant measures 5 x 2.75"
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 Nissa Kubly, 'Trees, Prescott, AZ' Necklace in copper, vitreous enamel, sterling silver, brass, and stainless steel neckwire. Pendant measures 1.5" in diameter.
Nissa Kubly
'Trees, Prescott, AZ' Necklace in copper, vitreous enamel, sterling silver, brass, and stainless steel neckwire. Pendant measures 1.5" in diameter.
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 Nissa Kubly, 'Trainbridge, Tempe, AZ' Necklace in copper, vitreous enamel, brass, and stainless steel neckwire. Pendant measures 1.75" in diameter.
Nissa Kubly
'Trainbridge, Tempe, AZ' Necklace in copper, vitreous enamel, brass, and stainless steel neckwire. Pendant measures 1.75" in diameter.
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 Nissa Kubly, 'Building Boom, Scottsdale, AZ' Necklace in copper, vitreous enamel, sterling silver, brass, and stainless steel neckwire. Pendant measures 1.75" in diameter.
Nissa Kubly
'Building Boom, Scottsdale, AZ' Necklace in copper, vitreous enamel, sterling silver, brass, and stainless steel neckwire. Pendant measures 1.75" in diameter.
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 Nissa Kubly, 'Textile Mill (now  Mass MoCA), North Adams, MA' Necklace in copper, vitreous enamel, sterling silver, brass, and stainless steel neckwire. Pendant measures 1.5" in diameter.
Nissa Kubly
'Textile Mill (now Mass MoCA), North Adams, MA' Necklace in copper, vitreous enamel, sterling silver, brass, and stainless steel neckwire. Pendant measures 1.5" in diameter.
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 Nissa Kubly, 'Farm Horizaon (double pinhole photo), Wisconsin' Necklace in copper, vitreous enamel, sterling silver, brass, and stainless steel neckwire. Pendant measures 1.5" in diameter.
Nissa Kubly
'Farm Horizaon (double pinhole photo), Wisconsin' Necklace in copper, vitreous enamel, sterling silver, brass, and stainless steel neckwire. Pendant measures 1.5" in diameter.
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 Nissa Kubly, 'II Tetto Camera' Pinhole camera in brass. 3 x 2"
Nissa Kubly
'II Tetto Camera' Pinhole camera in brass. 3 x 2"
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 Kris Patzlaff,
Kris Patzlaff
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 Kris Patzlaff,
Kris Patzlaff
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 Kris Patzlaff,
Kris Patzlaff
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 Kris Patzlaff,
Kris Patzlaff
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 Kris Patzlaff,
Kris Patzlaff
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 Kris Patzlaff,
Kris Patzlaff
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 Kris Patzlaff,
Kris Patzlaff
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 Kris Patzlaff,
Kris Patzlaff
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Chris Giffin: Chicken 143, Brooch in vintage tin, steel part, brass tag, iron nails, typewriter parts, and brass findings. 3.75 x 3.25 x 0.5"
Chris Giffin
Chicken 143
Brooch in vintage tin, steel part, brass tag, iron nails, typewriter parts, and brass findings. 3.75 x 3.25 x 0.5"
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 Lynda Watson, 'Etched Leaf' Brooch in sterling silver and rock crystal. 2.5 x 2.5"
Lynda Watson
'Etched Leaf' Brooch in sterling silver and rock crystal. 2.5 x 2.5"
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 Lynda Watson, 'Palm' Brooch in sterling silver and rock crystal. 3.4 x 3.75"
Lynda Watson
'Palm' Brooch in sterling silver and rock crystal. 3.4 x 3.75"
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 Lynda Watson, 'Long Leaf' Brooch in fine silver and rock crystal. 5 x 1.75"
Lynda Watson
'Long Leaf' Brooch in fine silver and rock crystal. 5 x 1.75"
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 Lynda Watson, 'Magnolia' Brooch in fine silver, nickel silver, and rock crystal. 4.5 x 2"
Lynda Watson
'Magnolia' Brooch in fine silver, nickel silver, and rock crystal. 4.5 x 2"
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 Lynda Watson, 'Gingko' Brooch in fine silver and rock crystal. 2.5 x 3.5"
Lynda Watson
'Gingko' Brooch in fine silver and rock crystal. 2.5 x 3.5"
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 Lynda Watson, 'Red Bud' Brooch in fine silver, sterling silver, and rock crystal. 2.4 x 3"
Lynda Watson
'Red Bud' Brooch in fine silver, sterling silver, and rock crystal. 2.4 x 3"
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Nancy Megan Corwin: Golden Centers, Brooch in sterling silver and carved citrines. 4.75 x 3"
Nancy Megan Corwin
Golden Centers
Brooch in sterling silver and carved citrines. 4.75 x 3"
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Sarah Hood: Tree Collar, Necklace in sterling silver, plastic model railroad tree armatures, 14k yellow gold, and prehnite. 12 x 12"
Sarah Hood
Tree Collar
Necklace in sterling silver, plastic model railroad tree armatures, 14k yellow gold, and prehnite. 12 x 12"
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Jana Brevick: Tracking Device, Ring in sterling silver. 2.5 x 2.25 x 2.25" Size 9.5 (may be sized to fit)
Jana Brevick
Tracking Device
Ring in sterling silver. 2.5 x 2.25 x 2.25" Size 9.5 (may be sized to fit)
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