Ruth Jensen's Profile
I'm Ruth Jensen, and I love to work with metal. My artistic goal is always to reveal and share the beauty, delight, and wonder of life.
I love the transparency and fluidity of wire. Wire 3D is there, and not there - your eyes have to solve a puzzle to see it. All my wire sculptures are created by twisting individual lengths of wire together until the piece looks like what I see in my head. No solder, no molds, no preformed mesh, just hours of twisting. Using my hands, a torch, and many other tools, I also make other sculptures from copper or aluminum sheet, or wire mesh, or mixed media.
My jewelry is made to be strikingly beautiful and well-constructed. Each of my creations is an original; I spend many hours sketching and trying out ideas. Once a design captures me, I reach for materials. Most of my copper works begin with…
- Born on November 3
- Joined March 26, 2008