Crafting the Art of Storytelling
Crafting the Art of Storytelling
WHAT IS INSPIRATIONAL JEWELRY?
The Upcoming Musashi’s Ring
Engraving the upcoming Musashi's Ring. The basic motif is the the TOMBO -the Japanese Dragonfly which is perhaps the oldest symbol/emblem in Japan and The Nihon Shoki (The Ancient Chronicles of Japan, compiled in 720 AD) is the second oldest book of classical Japanese history. Dragonflies are mentioned here, as "akitsu", the way they were called in those days. The Japanese DRagonfly became also a symbol of the samurai cult because it moves swiftly in all directions AND it doesn't fly backward which symbolizes for.
The Upcoming Musashi’s Pendant
Creating the new Musashi's Pendant which is based on the teachings and philosophical concepts of the 17th-century invincible samurai, Miyamoto Musashi.The design of this pendant is based on the motifs and symbolism that can be found on ancient Japanese samurai armor and swords. The primary symbol is the dragonfly. Called "Tombo" in Japanese, it became the symbol of the Samurai because of it's speed, the ability to move and change course in an instant and the fact that it always runs forward-which symbolized for the ancient.
Impermanence of Life
One eternal question in regards to our existence is about death and its mystery. That is why we cannot remain indifferent to the sight of a skull. We easily recognize the human features of this symbol, due to the nature of our mind to search for familiar faces. However, at the same time, we realize that this face does not belong to a living person. Thus, this symbol offers a straightforward reminder for the mortality of human beings and the impermanence of life itself.
A finished Robert Johnson's Crossroads Pendant in silver on gold, pictured here with an original 1932 Hudson Terraplane car Brochure. Terraplane Blues was Robert Johnson's single "hit" record which sold an estimated number of 5000 copies.... It took more than 20 years for his music to gain popularity and change the entire music scene on both sides of the Atlantic. This pendant is dedicated to all of us standing at the crossroads and trying to choose the right path... As for the Terraplane Blues: In.
Skull Symbol and the Skull Jewelry
Our Fascination with the mystery of death, makes it impossible to remain indifferent to the sight of a human skull.Although dead, the easily recognizable human features offer a straightforward reminder for our own mortality. The mysterious image of the human skull is deeply etched in the human mind of people and cultures from around the world. As such, it is a symbol of consciousness, life and death, time, piracy, adventure, rebellion and freedom, mystery, alchemy and immortality. Our Fascination with the mystery of death, makes.
Working on a Pair of Aluna Seahorse Earrings
Working on a pair of Aluna (Theb Great Mother) silver seahorse earrings in silver which will be set with sapphires and pearls.This design is dedicated to the Great Mother-the one who suspends and provides life to this planet.The one that was known to the ancient indigenous Jaguar/Kogi tribe of the pre -Columbian era as Aluna. This is a powerful symbol of balance, conscious existence, survival and prosperity.Though we see ourselves as an advanced society with our toothpaste, smartphones and hydrogen bombs we are nothing but.
Assembling the different parts for the new Crossroads Pendant which will be part of my unique Rock and Roll jewelry line. This pendant will be available on Thursday. The central symbol is the "veve" of the Haitian Voodoo deity, Papa Legba, the guardian of the Crossroads. Iv'e added the signs of highway 61 and highway 49 and the symbols of the Sun and the Moon for midnight. After that I will engrave the lyrics of Robert Johnson on the outer frame. The story of Robert.
The making of the Crossroads Ring and Pandant
Our Homage to Robert Johnson and the Delta Blues and all of the wandering spirits out there. A killer blues performance from "The Bottle Imp". An artistic collaboration with "Time Traveler Jewelry". The making of The Crossroads Ring and Pendant. Remember to place your orders at midnight! "Doorbell Blues" Original music and lyrics by D. Weitzmann
New Doors of Perception Pendant
Art as a mediator can use metaphors and symbolism that can be interpreted in many ways according to the understanding and the personal knowledge of the spectator. That is why art is a favorable media for the rebellious mind and the outsiders. It's a language without words , a SUPERNOVA FOR THE BLIND. “If the doors of perception were cleansed every thing would appear to man as it is, Infinite. For man has closed himself up, till he sees all things thro' narrow chinks of.
The Weizmann Brothers
The award winning designers David and Jonathan Weizmann , see themselves first and foremost as storytellers . Each piece they create bears an inspirational story.
By combining ancient techniques in the art and craft of metalsmithing and jewelry making they use this media to create real meaningful pieces.
These unique handcrafted designs bear life changing ideas ,powerful symbols and inspirational messages