Handmade round art-print necklace. This is a print of my artwork, set into a pendant. Glass pendant is 1inch (2.5cm) in size and set in a metal backing. Ball chain is 22inches, metal is hypoallergenic.
This artwork was first shown in the Australian Art Fair in Melbourne in 2013, and I had of course worked out all my concepts for my pieces, determined to only show new artworks, and not given myself enough time to actually paint them. So I stayed up incredibly late for a week straight, ignoring all my friends and hobbies to complete my artworks. And I’m glad I did because I love how they turned out, sometimes it’s worth fully immersing yourself in your art for a while This artwork was created using many primary and secondary colours, all layered atop one another repeatedly to not only create depth and perspective but also to provide beautiful tones like those found in nature that are a complex pattern of many tiny tiny strokes. This together with the three trees standing proudly above it all, represent how everything on our beautiful planet is connected – in many ones, one thing cannot ultimately survive without another, every eco-system is a large complex whole made up of beautiful individual parts; all of which is controlled by and at the mercy of the seasons, our sun, and the tide