Carly’s unique one-of-a-kind pieces are fabricated in the same
manner as the limited production pieces, but these pins, unlike the
production pieces, are fired upwards of thirty separate times in the
Often, to increase the luminosity and brilliance of the enameled
colors, gold foil will be placed underneath the enamel powder before
it is fired, creating a sense of depth and vibrance in the finished
pin. In a few of these pieces you will also note the addition of 18k
The one-of-a-kind pieces are inspired by the fractured and
sedimentary layers of rock cliffs, and glacially produced marks on
the rocks. Loosely rendered drawings of such in colored pencil
eventually translate into pieces like these.
The subtlety of these pieces attracts viewers to further investigate
each plane of silver, each line representing a crack found in rocks
and cliffs, and the many layered blocks of brilliant enameled color.
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