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The Paper Cape . A piece by The Panoply Project for The Telluride Aids Benefit Fashion Show this weekend in Telluride Colorado Published: Friday, February 28, 2014 6:06 AM CST . . . . . . . [Photo by Melissa Plantz] Strike … Continue reading
Come Hither, a sculptural piece from Her Amazing Magnetic Pulling Closer Machine Her Amazing Magnetic Pulling Closer Machine – a delicate collection of works exploring the forces of feminine attraction …Opening Thursday, February 6th 5-8pm at Melange, 109 W. Colorado Ave. Telluride … Continue reading
A heavy, sterling silver cuff bracelet carved and cast by Crystal Hartman in the traditional Lost Wax process…
Painting and Illustration Design for the cover of Cutbank Literary Magazine’s Forty Year Anthology… Happy Birthday Cutbank!! Celebration October 26th, 2013 – 6:00pm Heritage Hall, 3255 Fort Missoula, Missoula MT, 59804 For more information visit cutbankonline.org
Darling Beastlettes by Gina Abelkop Apostrophe Books 2012 A Visual Review by Crystal Hartman for Cutbank Literary Magazine, 2013 Check it, here. After months spent breaking up and slinking back to Gina Abelkop’s Darling Beastlettes, I offer up a letter/review written … Continue reading
In the casting process… after the silver is poured, mold broken, and designs cut from the silver tree, we pickle the jewelry to help clean away the scorching.
Detail of a new design, a large, high-grade Gaspiite stone with carved wax soon to be cast into sterling silver.