Posts Categorized: opinion

The crafted object : Quality ~ it’s in the details

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe famously said “God is in the details.” Quality is being purposeful and attentive to all those little things that many of us rush over, and is the reward for those of us who choose to heed we see.   {via RebeccaHannon.com}  It’s in the interiors and undersides of objects.     {via yumikohiguchi.com}… Read more »

Hot or Not? Wire Wrapped

Opinion : Wire wrapped jewellery has to be one of the most abused methods of construction known to metal craft. The plethora of ugly, misshapen abominations I endured while searching for good examples to show you meant that I searched through FIFTY PAGES on Etsy before I came up with these few examples (that’s around 2,400… Read more »

Opinion : 3D printing and craft

Just how do 3D printing and craft fit together? Is it just a matter of using a virtual image or scanning in what you want and shoving a copy of that thing out of the printer? Or as many copies as you want out of the printer? And how is that craft?    {click image for link}  … Read more »