Electroformed Carpenter Bee Necklace With Labradorite + Red Tiger Eye
Handmade necklace created with a real Carpenter Bee that was dried, preserved, and electroplated in a thick shell of copper. The bee remains forever intact inside. A small tumbled chip of Labradorite is set on the bees body and red Tigers Eye is Set at the top of the circular bail. The pendant is double hung on an 18” antique copper cable chain with handmade hook and eye clasp. Oxidized finish and sealed with a clear protective lacquer.
All insects and Organics used in my work are ethically sourced and cruelty free.