Polymer clay simulates nothing better than ivory and bone. Here are three recent examples that caught my eye.
Luann Udell (those are her Lascaux horse sculptures) updates ancient stories with modern artifacts. “I use these modern artifacts to retell ancient stories, stories I feel have much to teach us today,” she says. Her post about telling stories through art is a good Monday read.
Genevieve Williamson’s distressed, faceted, and textured beads seem to have been unearthed from another time as well.
Elvira Lopez del Prado uses fragments of handwritten messages to hint at old stories and past lives on her newest line of bangles.
In the US, it’s Memorial Day…a good day for remembering and retelling stories.