Gloria Ewing's Profile
My decision to just be myself and not hold other people's expectations above my own determines the way I live my life. I never regret choosing to be different, and now I love what I do!
I'm an artist, mostly self taught. I have worked in watercolors, charcoal and pastels, and oils. Then I discovered jewelry design. I fell in love with ethnic jewelry, art and clothing long ago. I especially love tribal jewelry and you will see that tribal influence in my work. Tribal jewelry to me is like a glimpse into the soul of the person who created the piece, and also the person who chooses to wear it, creating a sort of bond between the two.
The Japanese call it wabi-sabi, when rustic qualities demonstrate the impermanence of an object and still give it beauty. An appreciation of asymmetry is also a part of wabi-sabi and you will see both the rustic…
- Joined January 16, 2010