Laura Wilson's Profile

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I love to create beautiful things. I've been a jewelry designer since 1974. I've been sculptor for the last 10 years, and I've been painting on canvas for 4 years.

I attended hundreds of fine art and craft shows across the USA before I retired from them in 2010.
When I started making jewelry back in 1974 I was the typical starving artist. I used to do a lot of saw (pierced) work and ended up with lots of little scrap pieces. I started recycling them by melting (fusing) them together at around 1600 degrees and creating a completely new style of jewelry. I love torch work, because in the fusion process, you end up with unique textures and shapes that you may not expect, so it's always an adventure.
You can custom order prints of my original artwork and photograpy on canvas, metal or paper with the mats and frames to match along with greeting…

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  • Female
  • Born on April 14
  • Joined February 28, 2012

Favorite materials

fabric, aluminum, polymer clay, sterling silver, acrylic paint, rocks, pen and ink, colored pencil, paper, natural slate, semi precious stones, enamel, camera

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About

I love to create beautiful things. I've been a jewelry designer since 1974. I've been sculptor for the last 10 years, and I've been painting on canvas for 4 years.

I attended hundreds of fine art and craft shows across the USA before I retired from them in 2010.
When I started making jewelry back in 1974 I was the typical starving artist. I used to do a lot of saw (pierced) work and ended up with lots of little scrap pieces. I started recycling them by melting (fusing) them together at around 1600 degrees and creating a completely new style of jewelry. I love torch work, because in the fusion process, you end up with unique textures and shapes that you may not expect, so it's always an adventure.
You can custom order prints of my original artwork and photograpy on canvas, metal or paper with the mats and frames to match along with greeting cards, pillows, duvet covers, shower curtains, Iphone cases, and tote bags from:
http://pixels.com/profiles/2-laura-wilson.html

I am also on Giftery.me; a cool website where you can create a wishlist of items you'd like to have for yourself, just like a bridal registry.

You can find and follow me here:
https://www.etsy.com/shop/LauraWilsonsAttic

https://www.facebook.com/laura.wilson.3363334

http://twitter.com/LauraWilsonGal

http://www.pinterest.com/mslaurawilson

http://www.tumblr.com/blog/laurawilsongallery

http://magneticearrings.wordpress.com



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