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Jewelry and paintings

City of Dreams
glass enamel on steel
10" x 32"

Artist's Statement:
I create one of a kind pieces of fabricated jewelry with sterling silver and vitreous glass enamel. My glass enamel paintings combine images from places visited and imagined. I focus on color, shape, and form and work freely and expressively. I build my surface from successive applications of vitreous glass with multiple kiln firings for each piece. My studio is at the Artisans Asylum in Somerville, MA where I also teach workshops in enameling and watercolor.
I have degrees from Skidmore College and an MFA from Boston University and taught visual arts in the Somerville Public Schools for 24 years.


Enameled charm necklace
vitreous enamel on sterling silver

Tropical Tetrahedron
vitreous enamel on steel
8" x 40"

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