Miniature Oil Paintings Inspired by Astronomy on Rustic Lockets by Khara Leone
New York-based artist Khara Leone hand paints from scratch miniature enamel paintings. Inspired by stargazing and our solar system, Leone’s interstellar worlds are tucked inside quarter-sized lockets. The romantic pieces contain a charming sensibility and vintage quality. The lockets are usually composed or stainless steel or brass, which adds an intimate feature.
The miniature necklaces are introduced as memorabilia made with love and extreme precision and technique. Find her collection in her Etsy shop.
Stunning Jewellery Collection Pays Homage to the Solar System by Lauren Beacham
American artist Lauren Beacham left her job as a gallery director to dedicate her herself and artistry to her newfound passion as a jewelry designer. With a BFA in photography, Beacham transformed a creative outlet into a full-time job. As the studio continued to grow, her husband joined Yugen as a partner and business development director. A reflection of her otherworldly-inspired work, her independent boutique is named after the Japanese term, which is defined as an awareness of the universe that triggers emotional responses too deep and mysterious for words.
Impassioned by our galaxy, Beacham recreates our solar system in every piece of her jewelry. Composed or a variety of materials, including rhodium plated brass, glass, giclee, magnets and other tools, small images of the solar system are present in every charm. The inclusion of the phases of the moon, one of the biggest muse in art is carefully placed in charming bracelets. Its obscure and intriguing beauty is easily admired up close.
Overall Beacham caters to the nostalgic stargazer who is in love with mystery and beauty beyond grasp. She allows us to take fragments of stardust everywhere with us. The demand to be inspired and to dream is reflected in her work. Romantic in nature, every detail causes a sense of lost nostalgia and chimera. You can find her entire collection in herEtsy shop.
Clever Bath Bombs Inspired by Geek Culture by Alice Roy
Grad student Alice RoyfromFizzy Fairy Apothecary is a crafty soul at heart, who love to embrace her inner geek. A lover of the luscious beauty bath bombs, she was inspired by the natural shape of the Pokéball. She decided to make bath bombs to relax on her downtime when she wasn’t studying.
Influenced by Geeky fandoms, including The Avengers, Sailor Moon, Avatar: The Last Airbender, Pokémon, and the famous Harry Potter super love potion called Amortentia, each bath bomb is a nightly colored handmade creation. Compromised of citric acid, sodium bicarbonate, colorant, mica powder, kaolin clay, fragrance oil, and grapeseed oil, the bath bombs are clever manifestations of each fandom packed if a fizzy ball. Find them in her Etsy shop.