These are part of a series invoked by my mother’s death in September 2017. They are pokers/scrapers for blunts, joints, or whatever bowl you’re currently into. Made entirely from various vintage and up-cycled jewelry; the green stones are the common centerpiece. My mother’s emerald bracelet was rarely worn, but she clutched it with pride every time she opened her jewelry box. Breaking this bracelet was one of the most cathartic things I’ve done since she died. Rather than keeping her things in a treasure trunk, I decided I could turn her old belongings into art that have bits of the two of us.
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