My Week 8 Sketchbook Project results + a celebrity sighting!
Josephine is part ingenue and part old soul. Her positive spirit and generous soul inspire me to be a happier and more centered person. I hope she inspires you, too!
Music can provide just as much inspiration for jewelry design as can beautiful architecture and nature. Case in point - a modern diamond and pearl brooch inspired by an evening of contemporary music at the Manhattan School of Music.
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.
Sometimes perseverance is its own best reward. There is no quick fix to getting where you want to be, but you can hold your head a lot higher knowing that you've tried and haven't given up.
Sometimes a change of pace (even one that makes life a lot more challenging) is a welcome one.
A simple pencil sketch of a leaf-inspired earring by Joana Miranda is paired with an inspirational quote on change.
A simple pencil sketch of a delicate and feminine earring is accompanied by 3 wise sayings on the subject of strength and perserverence
An artistic family at work - mother, father and daughter are shown at work on jewelry design and pottery projects
A simple pencil sketch of a diamond lariat is accompanied by three wise sayings on change and how to embrace it.