Wednesday, December 26, 2012
ISGB's Renaissance Deadline Soon
The International Society of Glass Beadmakers (ISGB) has a call to member artists to design a "Renaissance" bead. I have to admit, this one has me thinking.
What would "Renaissance" look like in a bead? I guess one answer might be ornate and gorgeous- I can think of a variety of beadmakers who do that so well and each one looks like a little treasure that you want to hold in your hand and examine over and over.
Or would one design a bead that has to do with Murano glass during the Renaissance? Or perhaps, thinking re-birth, would that relate to nature or flames perhaps. There are so many ways to interpret it.
I have my own ideas. I am not sure whether I will be submitting an entry, but depending on my decision, I'll either show or tell you about it in a few days.
Happy day after....wishing you a little rest and relaxation...see you tomorrow.