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Maya Williams To forage: nature’s jewels

Work by Maya Williams
Work by Maya Williams
Work by Maya Williams
Work by Maya Williams

Beauty: (noun) the quality of being pleasing to the senses or to the mind. Natural: (adjective) existing in or derived from nature, not made or caused by humankind. Raw: (adjective) in its natural state, unprocessed. Foraged: (verb) obtain (food or provisions) by searching. Jewel: (noun) an ornament or piece of jewellery containing a precious stone.

My practice focuses on the collection and transformation of raw, natural materials into body adornments. I see beauty in the cycles of nature, from the buds of blossoms to the bounty of fruit and the dried and decaying remnants of these processes.

Influencing artists:
Catriona Pollard
Ren Hang
Freesia Kahlo
Tracey Deep

School

Northern Beaches Secondary College, Freshwater Senior Campus

ARTEXPRESS year

2018

HSC year

2017

Process diary

Work by Maya Williams
Work by Maya Williams
Work by Maya Williams
Work by Maya Williams
Work by Maya Williams
Work by Maya Williams