designoptions :: shield brooch 1

designoptions :: shield brooch 1

nspired by the mother country: africa! ward of evil spirits with my shield brooch! i fabricate my own dies and press the copper sheets into the shield shaped forms with my 20 ton hydraulic press. after enameling each piece with brilliant colors in modern designs, i set them into a custom oxidized sterling silver bezel setting cut out on the back to mimic the front design. the back is as beautiful as the front!. this pink, orange and lavender brooch measures 2.5" x 1" x .5". happy hunting!