Butterfly + Tourmaline Torc
Handmade Torc style necklace in copper with two real butterflies that have been preserved, wings spread, and Electroformed in copper at one end of a twisted neck wire. On the other end, a raw, natural blue Tourmaline gemstone is set in a bezel. Oxidized finish and given a hand painted subtle blue patina on the butterflies. Sealed with a clear protective lacquer to help preserve the finish.
Al insects used in my work are ethically sourced and cruelty free.