Monstera Leaf Necklace in Copper Enamel. Layers of colored enameling glass are sifted onto the copper surface then fired with a torch until fused and glossy. Four to five layers of glass are applied. Next the entire surface is painted with a black over glaze and allowed to dry. The sgraffito or scratch technique is used to scratch patterns through the black surface revealing the colors below.
Counter-enamelling that is enamelling on the reverse side, is essential as it stabilizes the tensions of the metal.
An 18” sterling silver necklace chain.
Treat as glass.
A perfect gift idea for anyone who enjoys unique, handcrafted, artisan jewelry.
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