Jewellery has the ability to speak. We understand certain pieces of jewellery to mean different things. But whether its from the placement of it on the body or a hidden message or meaning behind the object, it speaks to us and the people we project it to.
How audiences view jewellery. This piece by Colleen Baran has a visible message and uses language to project it. Instantly understanding the meaning and how the connotations to jewellery and a relationship with another person is implied.
The more unconventional ring form, Elements, plays on words. A collection of different elements are represented but so is a story. A ring exchanged in a relationship and a representation for said relationship.Time, effort, care, elements that make up an interaction between two people.
Jewellery that can speak without words, feeling expressed, jewellery as a metaphor.
starting to investigate how jewellery, charms, amulets, and objects can represent those words we are dying to say, a language to save our emotional needs…?