Minna Markkanen

Minna Markkanen

Minna Markkanen
Contemporary Jeweller
Ruokolahti, Finland
Title: ‘Home-nest’ Necklace
Materials: Paper, wood, paint, glass, laquer, plaster, felt
‘I started thinking about the old floor boards at my childhood house, and tried something very literal. But then I started playing with the theme of home by creating some sort of nests for myself. I still have the feeling of my childhood home in them, just not in very literal ways.
As an artist, I love the ever surprising natural materials, putting pieces together, and creating my own surfaces.’

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