500 Plastic Jewelry Designs: A Groundbreaking Survey of a Modern Material
Marthe Le Van
Sterling Publishing Company, Inc., 2009 - Plastic jewelry - 420 pages
The popular "500" series takes its hippest, most fun approach yet, with an intoxicatingly vibrant and technically diverse collection of contemporary jewelry. Juror Susan Kasson Sloan has put together a groundbreaking survey of the best work being done with this thoroughly modern material.Every page offers some delightful eye candy, with pieces that stretch from the subtle and sublime to the fantastically humorous. There s jewelry that tells a story, and jewelry that cleverly incorporates recycled materialsincluding sunglass lenses and knitting needles. In true 21st century style, much of the work is being designed and produced with cutting-edge CAD CAM technologies.The extremely talented artists include Jantje Fleischhut; Lisa and Scott Cylinder; Adam Paxon; Felieke van der Leest; Ted Noten; Svenja John; Pavel Herynek; Karin Seufert; and Margaux Lange.
14-karat gold 2.5 CM Sterling 500 PLASTIC JEWELRY ARTIST 500 PLASTIC assembled PHOTO Aud Charlotte Bangle Bracelet brass Brooch cast PHOTO Charlotte Ho Sook CM Acrylic sheet CM Epoxy resin CM IN DIAMETER CM IN LENGTH CM Plastic CM Polyester CM PVC CM Resin CM Silicone rubber CM Silver CM Sterling silver CM Thermoplastic color copper cubic zirconia dyed EDDO HARTMANN FEDERICO CAVICCHIOLI gold PHOTO hand cut hand fabricated PHOTO inlaid PHOTO Jantje Fleischhut Karin KWANG-CHOON PARK laminated PHOTO laser cut monofilament Neckpiece paint PHOTO pearls Pendant PHOTO BY ARTIST PHOTO BY EDDO PHOTO BY FEDERICO PHOTO BY JACK PHOTO BY JEREMY PHOTO BY KWANG-CHOON pigment PLASTIC JEWELRY DESIGNS plastic PHOTO polished PHOTO Polyester resin polypropylene polyurethane rapid prototyped rapid prototyped PHOTO RICHARD BOLL Ring riveted PHOTO Series soldered stainless steel steel wire stereolithography sterling silver PHOTO Susan Kasson Sloan thermoformed thread Untitled Brooch woven PHOTO X 1 CM ZILKER