Brick Shape Colored Pencil Earrings
Colored Pencil Brick Shape Earrings
These Colored Pencil Brick Shape Earrings feature small brick shape blocks of color pencils. A clear epoxy resin highlights and protects this unique piece of Boho jewelry. The size is 1 1/2 x 1/2 x 1/2. The ear wires are Sterling Silver. These earrings display a cross-section of cast color pencils that expose color leads on two sides and the pencil point dots on opposite sides.
I have been designing handmade wood jewelry since 2010. I got the idea to cast colored pencils in clear epoxy resin. Once the resin sets up I cut the block into pieces to make unique jewelry. The first pieces were color pencil bangle bracelets. I discovered that as the bangle rotates the shape of the color pencil changes from a dot which is the point to a line of color lead. This opened up a variety of design opportunities for creating earrings, pendants, and cufflinks.
This will make a fashion statement and receive attention when worn with any outfit. It is a great conversation piece and it is unlikely any adult will be able to identify colored pencils at first glance. Ask an adult what the colors are made of and they will not be able to provide an answer. When you tell them it is color pencils they will respond “Wow.” Ask a child and they will say colored pencils almost immediately. Interesting that we lose this spontaneity as we age. Picasso once said, that every child is an artist and the problem is to stay an artist we we grow up.
One of a Kind
I used the term above boho jewelry. I thought it would be nice to share the Wikipedia definition. Hope this helps
Country bohemian style is a fashion style synthesizing rural elements with the bohemian style, creating a bohemian approach to life in the country. The country bohemian style can refer to both fashion and interior design..
Gift Ideas for Teachers and Artists
This will make an exceptional Artist Gift, Teacher Gift or gift for that special colorful person in your life. You know that wood is the Fifth Wedding Anniversary Gift through any year is cool for a Color Pencil Jewelry Gift.
If you like these Colored Pencil Brick Shape Earrings please take a look at my other color pencil items including Color Pencil Bracelets and Rings.
These earrings as with all my Wooden Jewelry are handmade by me in my studio in Montvale, NJ USA. I do not sell items that I do not make. When you purchase from my store I guarantee that you are getting an original Alan Adler piece.