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Smulovitz, Penland Auction Brooch 2014, woven steel, sterling silver, 18k gold, wood, art jewelry
Hiking: Penland
steel, sterling silver, 18k gold, painted wood
3" x 3" x 1/2"

Nature study of flower found at Penland School of Arts and Crafts in North Carolina, including wood found on a trail.
Like a crow or magpie, while I hike, travel, and wonder through life, I collect bits of detritus as I go. Shiny and colorful, rusted and broken, beach glass and ordinary gray river rocks - these bits and pieces connect me to place.