#110. Made for the Precious Materials exhibition.
Been wanting to incorporate embroidery into the New Jewels and I've finally done it. Woo!
The Diving Carp & Waves motif is originally from the MonoWing made last year. I thought since I'm showing the MonoWing at Precious Materials too, I should repeat the motif so there's a link between the pieces besides the embroidery work.
But I will not repeat the design again because no two pieces of The Empress Dowager's New Jewels can ever look the same, remember?
If you'd like to own this one-off piece, The Empress Dowager's New Bib is for sale at the exhibition. And after in the blog-shop if not one buys it.
Precious Materials - A group exhibition featuring contemporary jewellery & objects
From Thursday 25 March to Tuesday 6 April 2010
The Keeper Gallery at Gaffa
281 Clarence Street (behind the Queen Victoria Building)
Phone: (02) 9283 4273
Opening Hours: Mondays to Fridays from 11.00am to 6.00pm, Saturdays 11.00am to 5.00pm