This “One of a Kind” Brooch hand carved in wax and electro-formed in silver.
The surface is enameled with many layers of vitreous enamel in both opaque and transparent enamels. The many layers of enamels include fine silver and 24k gold are used to created an exquisite surface with visual depth and texture.
The metal details are made of hand forged and fabricated 18k vermeil elements creating beautiful flowing movement. This brooch has a tie couch finding with a magnetic closure. A traditional pin finding can be added by request.
About Our 18k Gold Vermeil.
Most mass-manufactured jewelry has a thin gold “wash” that wears off over time. Our vermeil is 150 microns thick allowing for daily use without showing signs of wear. We guarantee our gem quality heavy plated vermeil!
About the Artist
Shana Kroiz is one of the country’s leading art jewelry masters. Throughout her career, Shana has educated thousands of young jewelers and promoted the growth of sculptural jewelry as a recognizable art form. Shana’s work has been shown on the runway at New York and Paris Fashion week and is in the collections of the Smithsonian’s Cooper Hewitt Museum and the Museum of Art and Design.