Plastic + Metal will be highlighted on Crafthaus from March 13 - April 13. This online exhibition shows different perspectives on how Crafthaus members are applying plastic and metal to craft objects.Curated By: Brice Garrett See More
These pieces you are making using the 3-D printing and classical subjects are remarkably elegant. I have seen only a few artist's work who are using this method. The eye opener for me is how you have made these pieces perfectly imitate the materials that would have been traditionally used. They really look like carved gemstones to me. Then seeing a neck piece done this way... my mind very briefly thinks, "My goodness that must weigh a ton". This is very interesting and beautiful work.
Rebecca, your work is stunning! I love the reference to cameos & intaglios, but there's also a really strong evocation of Lalique's figures and aesthetic. The combination of the historical influences and the ultramodern 3D printing is fascinating -- love it, love it!
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