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Featured Artist: Becky DeBord

  Becky was a stay-at-home wife and mother of two. When on vacation in an artsy community, she discovered wire-wrapped jewelry in a shop. She was determined to learn how to wire-wrap. After taking a basic wire-wrapping class, she was inspired to master this art. She made this her passion since then and has done more than a dozen shows annually from Ohio to Florida. She uses basic hand tools to make bracelets, pendants, earrings, and rings. She makes use of sterling silver and gold-filled wire and beads, gems, and semi-precious stones in her creations. She is a member of the Sheltowee Art Guild, Kentucky Guild of Artists and Craftsman, and Kentucky Crafted. She has served as President of the...

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Featured Artist: Angel Allen

   Angel Allen, a native of Nicholasville, Kentucky, specializes in wire-wrapped pendants. With only a few pairs of pliers, Angel creates these wearable works of art entirely by hand. Each piece is uniquely handcrafted by coiling and weaving straight wires to form one-of-a-kind pieces. Though she uses a multitude of materials, Angel’s favorite metals to work with include Antique Copper, Vintage Brass and Sterling Silver. Globe-trotting and stone collecting have been life-long hobbies of Angel’s, which is evident in the array of crystals and stones found in her work. You can find her work at SolarSimulation.etsy.com.   Check out this artist’s work in our online store and in our gallery, located at 116 North Broadway Berea, Kentucky!      ...

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