Good Bird Bad Bird

Made for a show of the same name. The subtitle of this ring is "bad day at the bird bath". Many people see the intended humor in this piece. On the other hand, we have actually recieved death threats in response to this ring. Probably an ornithologist art critic with no sense of humor. Carved bone and ebony, artisan glass, amythest

Views: 101

Comment

You need to be a member of crafthaus to add comments!

Join crafthaus

Comment by Morwenna Catt on November 2, 2010 at 7:42pm
fantastic!
Comment by 2Roses on October 22, 2008 at 7:59pm
We were shocked when this happened the first time (yes, it has happened more than once). Some people, it seems, are intent on reading the crudest of racial bigotry into this piece, and taking great offense by what they want to see. This is unfortunate, as our intent was the use traditional color symbolism. Oh well.
Comment by Stevie B. on October 21, 2008 at 8:22pm
I love this ring!

Death threats? For this? People must have too much time on their hands and not enough cells in their brains.

Latest Activity

Brigitte Martin posted blog posts
19 hours ago
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"new position available at the Goldsmiths’ Centre http://www.goldsmiths-centre.org/about-us/job-opportunities/   Technician/Demonstrator, Professional Training Team   Clerkenwell, London £24,000 - £26,000 per…"
yesterday
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"Revere News - Huge Closing Sale! January 26-28, Friday - Sunday12 noon to 6 pm The Academy has ceased operation and we have thousands of items for sale. Come and look through bins of hand tools, supplies, jewelry equipment, torches, flexshafts,…"
yesterday
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"https://www.facebook.com/events/176255089772696/?active_tab=about Future Craft: Entrepreneurship or Enterprise? 14 March at 10:00–18:00 The University for the Creative Arts is liaising with leading institutions to instigate and…"
Saturday
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"happy to announce that #Narrative #Jewelry by ACJ Member Mark Fenn published by Schiffer Publishing is now available in the #UK from all good #booksellers. For a signed copy please visit narrative-jewellery.com/?utm_content=b… and fill in the…"
Saturday
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"Forging a Silver Spoon with Barbara Amstutz - Silversmith - Switzerland https://madineurope.eu/trainings/135/forging_a_silver_spoon_with_barbara_amstutz_silversmith_switzerland/"
Saturday
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"Dodge the shredder Tuesday 20 February 2018, 10.30am-4.30pm A full-day workshop empowering artists and individuals to fundraise effectively and create a financial strategy for their projects. The session looks at: - Approaching galleries…"
Saturday
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"Klimt02 is looking for contributors to submit texts for review and consideration for publication at section Forum to communicate them world wide.   Klimt02 Forum is a space for opinion, debate and exchange. In it you can access articles,…"
Saturday

Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

© 2018   Created by Brigitte Martin.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service