Andi Terry - Golden Teardrop Under a Canopy of Lace

Artist: Andi Terry 
Materials: fine silver, sterling silver, citrine
Size: 8
Dimensions: 1.75” x 0.85”

Artist Statement:
A ring within a ring, the first contains a golden citrine, visible mostly to the wearer. The second surrounds the first in a canopy of lacy filigree, visible mostly to others. The dome, high above, helps protect the delicate glow, the citrine, while allowing it to softly emanate from certain angles.

Artist Bio:
Andrea Terry is a sculptural jewelry artist from Liberty Hill, Texas, USA. Her initiation into jewelry making started at ACC in Austin, and continued by taking classes in filigree, chasing and repousse, and enameling. She has recently built a more formal studio practice, attending fine art shows and winning awards of excellence from shows around the country, as well as participating as a juror for the San Antonio Fine Arts Show. She was a finalist in the silver category in the 2019 Saul Bell Award, with her filigree necklace “An Elegant Disintegration”. She was accepted into the Grit to Gold Exhibition for the 2020 SNAG conference.

This ring is part of Battle of the Rings: Ring Smackdown 2021, an online exhibition and competition. Shop the entire collection HERE, view the matches HERE, and learn more HERE.