Type: Home deco

Title: Hand and Foot (Shǒu Zú), 2017

Dimension: 10 x 75 x 80 mm (0.4”x 2.95”x 3.2”)

Description: “Shǒu Zú” (hand and foot) in Chinese means deep friendship, or very close siblings who cannot stand without each other, like hand and foot. Made using a Japanese technique, marriage of metals, to narrate the imagery of the word.  

Genre/Techniques/Utilized: Basic jewelry fabrication techniques, wax carving, stone setting, wire wrapping, and marriage of metals 

Materials: Sterling silver, onyx, cubic zirconia (CZ), shakudo(gold+copper), copper

 

Photography by Nicholas Simenon