first experiments with enamel...

Two years ago my dear friend Gerda thought me the basics of enameling. Only recently I started experimenting with my newly learned skills. This brooch is on of the results of my first attempts...
Copper, silver, vitreous enamel, rubber cord, stainless steel pushpins.

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Comment by 2Roses on July 9, 2012 at 1:39am

Very nice, Marcus. Like the forms and rubber mounting which I would guess adds an element of movement to the piece.

Comment by marcus marguillier on March 2, 2012 at 6:07pm

Thank you Dawn.

And thank you for your kind words.

Comment by Dawn Blair on March 2, 2012 at 12:28pm

I love this, Marcus. It is brilliant, like all of your other work. It is identifiable as having your hand.

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