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Posted by Sally Lees on
The 'New Dawn' commission to create a collection of jewellery to accompany Mary Branson's artwork celebrating women's suffrage was an exciting and intense project. The most difficult thing was that I was sworn to secrecy! I did so many sketches with lots of ideas about quite diverse pieces of jewellery that captured the esscense of the 'New Dawn' artwork. The highly polished surface of the aluminium really suitd the job as it can be dyed a variety of vibrant colours. I used tansfer prints of my original drawings of scrolls to decorate...
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