Hayley Josephs : capstone
The artist's statement: My whole life, I have been a maker. Creating art has never been my hobby or simply a way to pass the time. Rather, giving physical form to ideas is something that I cannot help but do and it is through metalsmithing and the fabrication of my own jewelry pieces that I am able to find self-expression. I am precise and mathematical while simultaneously having a fascination with organic forms. Metal is the ideal medium to allow me to work with these two sides of myself in harmony. Jewelry has a power that no other art form possesses; its central purpose is to be worn. The ...