In these nine pairs of jewelry images, one is a photograph of an actual piece of jewelry while the other is a CAD (Computer Aided Design) rendering. Can you tell which is real or rendered?
A Design a Day – Day 362 (Being Silly with Cilantro – A Rendering Dedicated to Mr. Sill)
I took inspiration tonight for a delicate leafy earring design from a piece of cilantro.
A Design a Day – Day 361 (Going with the Flow)
This colorful geometric gemstone pendant rendering is paired with a wise and inspirational saying from Josiah Gilbert Holland
A Design a Day – Day 359 (The 9:53 Earring Sketch)
Sometimes inspiration comes from the most unexpected places. Case in point, playing around with numbers on my sketch pad led me to create this elegant earring design tonight.
A Design a Day – Day 355 (Assessing Progress)
As artists it is easy to fall prey to the self-defeating thought, "I haven't created anything new." This series of earring variations on a common design motif is paired with an inspiring quote from George Balanchine to prove that new combinations can result in new and varied outcomes.
A Design a Day – Day 353 (Elegant Outlines: Leaf-Inspired Earring)
A simple pencil sketch of a leaf-inspired earring by Joana Miranda is paired with an inspirational quote on change.
A Design a Day – Day 352 (Twists and Turns Along the Way – Gold Twirl Earring)
Pen and ink gold twist earring rendering by Joana Miranda is paired with a wise quote on progress.
A Design a Day – Day 347 (Recipe for Progress: Put One Foot In Front of the Other)
Sometimes pushing through resistance to meet your goals brings golden benefits to your mood and energy.
A Design a Day – Day 346 (Inspiring Words For Challenging Times)
A simple pencil sketch of a delicate and feminine earring is accompanied by 3 wise sayings on the subject of strength and perserverence
A Design a Day – Day 344 (The Apple Doesn’t Fall Far From the Tree…A Rendering Dedicated to My Parents)
In homage to my parents (both artists), a gold, diamond and emerald Bulgari-inspired earring design