Karin Roy Andersson: Constant Grinding

This series of beautiful, organic necklaces are actually made using pre-chewed chewing gum! Andersson states she ‘identified with the repeated persistent movement and the constant grinding.’ – hence the project title.

“To me jewellery is communication. The life of a piece starts with an idea or when experimenting with a material. When the finished piece meets an audience another process starts. My experiences are mixed with the thoughts and associations of others and the object develops. The intimate connection to a wearer and a body makes the relation to the recipient very special.”http://www.karin-roy.se/

You can also check out more of her work here: http://klimt02.net/jewellers/karin-roy – where you can see a fantastic collection of pieces made from dried seeds and kernels.

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