2017 BEST OF SHOW
Best of Show is awarded to the single best entry in the competition.
Best of Show Alternative Metals/Materials
Valerie Jo Coulson
Pequea, PA, USA
Artist statement: "Firenze" ... an embodiment of feelings in expression to epitomize the masterworks of the architects and artists of Renaissance-era Florence. Formulated through hollow fabrication and stone inlay, the bracelet is presented sculpturally atop an interpretation of the iconic octagonal roof structure of the Battistero di San Giovanni.