La Umber és una artista de Seattle que treballa les joies com si fosssin petits quadres, amb històries i missatges per explicar. M’agrada com combina els elements visuals amb les pedres naturals, preciós!
Umber is a Seattle based artist that works jewels like small paintings, with stories and messages to tell. I love the way she combines these visual elements with natural stones, beautiful!
“I fell in love with the idea of jewelry as small scale art pieces that individual people choose to place on their bodies. There is nothing more intimate than that contact on skin. When one chooses to adorn their self with a piece of jewelry, that jewelry can become a symbol, a reminder, a message – be it private or public. It can be a keeper of experience, the medium through which we layer on strength, history, joy and beauty.”
Caitlin Mociun was born the daughter of seafaring Tony Mociun and pedagogical Jillian Mociun, and the sister of quiet Jonah Mociun. At a young age she developed an intense fear of coyotes and spent large amounts of time pretending to be an appaloosa. At the tender age of 12 she left her native California and […]