Famed Outer Banks sculptural jeweler, Sara DeSpain, has always been inspired by the wild nature of the Outer Banks. When creating a work, she allows the nature of the materials and the process itself to give direction to the piece.
Sara DeSpain enlists the elements of Earth, Water, Air, Fire and Aethera and the the spirit of the Outer Banks into her jewelry. Moving in synergy with her environment, she is a force of nature to respect and admire.
“Not all those who wander are lost.” –J.R.R. Tolkien Great artists have always used travel to other places to inspire them. Whether it is the journey, the adventures that happen once there or just the simple change in scenery, artists and writers use the new energy to create new work. An artist’s...