Friday, April 18, 2014

April’s Featured Stone - Cherry Creek Jasper

April’s Featured Stone – Cherry Creek Jasper


You walk beneath the cloud of blushing blossoms, your feet leaving curious mottled green and brown trails in the carpet of petals. Now is the time for contemplation, to admire the transience and fragility. 

You watch as a child wanders through the grove. She is unaware of your scrutiny. Blossoms decorate her dark hair and she laughs and skips, enjoying the day. You could be sad – to think of your…

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I cannot really express how pleased I am by my new swimsuit. From blackmilk clothing. 

I cannot really express how pleased I am by my new swimsuit. From blackmilk clothing. 

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Sweet cufflinks - for the boy (or the fashionable girl) who has everything. 

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

March Featured Stone - Rhyolite

March Featured Stone – Rhyolite

Rhyolite Peaarls for Bad Girls senselessart rachel smith 1055A 1

No moss grows on you, you are industry itself. You are heated with an inner fire, far below the surface. When rhyolite is formed by the earth it begins as hot magma. When it erupts, it can be highly explosive. I think you know the feeling. Driving the kids to soccer, ballet and remedial maths. You simmer quietly, dutifully listening to their complaints about the unfairness of the world. 

As a…

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Stone for March - Pearls and Garnets

Stone for March – Pearls and Garnets

Pearl and Garnet Pearls for Bad girls senselessart rachel smith

Just like you, pearls go with everything.

In the tiny brains of the soft harmless oysters, there rests a longing for teeth. Not the smooth hard flatness of a protective shell, but the hard, sharp,  surface of a tooth. The pearl is the oysters dream of growing a biting surface, of being able to fight back. 
As a decoration, you drape these dream teeth about your neck. They set off the subdued…

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Link to the biscuit. Cookie cufflinks. 

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Been on a bit of a jewelry blitz, heart in a cage - soon to be posted on senselessart’s etsy page. 

Hong Kong Museum of Teaware, 2014 exhibition of Hong Kong Potters. I have loved this exhibition since I moved to HK - so much creativity in this fine community! 

Sunday, March 30, 2014 Saturday, March 29, 2014
Manatee - one of the world’s weirdest animals. 

Manatee - one of the world’s weirdest animals.