I think my own personal short answer is… yes. I know that artists are inspired by many experiences in life and that includes viewing and buying art. I have lost count of the inspirational exhibitions I have visited since my early teens. I have additionally spent joyful hours in smaller galleries and craft shops discovering … More • Do Artists Buy & Collect Art?
My Guide: An Introduction To Metal Clay What is metal clay? Metal clay is an exciting art medium consisting of very small particles of metal such as silver, gold, bronze or copper which is mixed with an organic binder and water for use in making jewelry, beads and small sculptures. Originating in Japan in 1990, … More • My Guide: An Introduction To Metal Clay
This question, I feel, is like asking what my favourite film is. It is an endless list to choose from. I have to say that my love of pottery has led me to collect various examples of Carn pottery; however, my contemporary inspiration is the artist Maggie Hambling who I immensely respect. Multi-media Artist Maggie … More • Artist Inspiration: Which Living Artist Do you Admire? Maggie Hambling
Shown below are pieces from the 2017 ‘Landscape Gems Collection’ designs. Every design contains a selection of ethically sourced selection of genuine gemstone, set in hand crafted metal clay designs. Each piece is available to be commissioned or purchased through my representatives: Degree Art Gallery, London, UK: https://www.degreeart.com/artists/laura-elliott Fenster Art – Ann Parry-Walker, Canterbury, UK Flux … More • Introducing the 2017 Landscape Gems Collection by Laura H Elliott