Tiny Sculptured Organic Earrings . Lingua NigraLingua Nigra
Tiny, delicate sculpted earrings small enough to wear everyday. These earrings are created from bits and pieces of brass with reticulated texture added. The earring, which can look like lips, cowrie shells or leaves is lightweight and wonderful to wear. Almost 1 inch high from top of the earwire to the bottom of the casting. Brass casting with 22 KT Gold Plate and Sterling Silver earwire.
Designed and made in Chicago by Lingua Nigra.
Alicia Goodwin, the artist behind Lingua Nigra, has been creating jewelry since childhood but it was not until she was earning her degree at The State University of New York Fashion Institute of Technology that she realized that creating impactful work in metal was her true calling. During her 18 years of living in New York City, Alicia worked for many talented small designers and also larger jewelry brands, all the while adding work to her own unique line of jewelry.