All posts tagged: brass

Honey Bees in Watch Case

A real piece of honeycomb, has been placed inside of an antique pocket watch case. Three real honeybees have been placed inside and coated in resin. A second antique pocket watch case, with a plastic crystal, has been attached to the top side. This hangs […]

Art Deco Brass and Aluminum Steampunk

This is a necklace made by taking two strips of brass and hammered them by hand on only two sides. A square of aluminum was attached to the other sides and this was joined together, in a familiar Art Deco style. A single, small, antique […]

Art Deco Inspired Tag with Gears

This necklace was made using a brass rectangle with a copper circle attached to the top and bottom. In the center is a gear with a smaller gear on top. This hangs with a silver plated bail and chain.

Art Deco Brass circle

This art Deco inspired necklace is made using a 2 inch brass circle. The circle has an aluminum triangle at the top with a smaller one inside. Towards the bottom are 3 strips of copper. This has resin over it and a silver plated bail […]

Metal Dragonfly and Gears Pendant

This pendant is made using an antique watch case back which has layers of metal gears and a metal dragonfly. Resin was poured inside and cured to seal everything underneath. This has a silver plated bail on the back.

Art Deco Circles with Garnet

This is a new Art Deco design and this is made using a Brass two inch circle with a copper 1 inch circle attached on top of that.  An aluminum circle is on top of the copper one with a garnet gemstone attached off-center.  This […]

Art Deco Brass and Aluminum Bar with Emeralds

This is a 2 inch long brass tag with an aluminum triangle attached to either side and one on the front, in the middle.  There are two slanted emeralds, on the front and a Swarovski crystal in the center triangle.  This has a super magnet […]

A Simple Testing into Art Deco

This is one of the third Art Deco inspired pieces done and while it looks simple enough, the minimalist style is hard to accomplish.  A 2 inch long, thin metal tag, made of Brass sits at the base as a narrow strip of NuGold (85% […]