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Patricia Hott
B: 1946-05-24
D: 2018-07-06
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Hott, Patricia
James Mayfield
B: 1935-09-14
D: 2018-06-24
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Mayfield, James
Mary Vatter
B: 1934-01-25
D: 2018-06-22
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Vatter, Mary
Donald Richards
B: 1933-07-20
D: 2018-06-20
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Richards, Donald
Patricia Posluszny
B: 1934-10-29
D: 2018-06-18
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Posluszny, Patricia
John Crouch
B: 1949-10-26
D: 2018-06-16
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Crouch, John
Dorothy Hund
B: 1950-05-17
D: 2018-06-09
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Hund, Dorothy
Melvin Laming
B: 1947-04-02
D: 2018-06-08
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Laming, Melvin
Mary Gaffka
B: 1934-11-27
D: 2018-06-07
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Gaffka, Mary
Anne Smith
B: 1954-06-21
D: 2018-06-03
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Smith, Anne
William Hennessey
B: 1951-06-16
D: 2018-05-28
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Hennessey, William
Alex Nicol
B: 1958-11-20
D: 2018-05-28
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Nicol, Alex
Susan Truemner
B: 1958-09-11
D: 2018-05-20
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Truemner, Susan
Joan Merchant
B: 1929-10-28
D: 2018-05-16
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Merchant, Joan
Dorothy Green
B: 1946-05-15
D: 2018-05-13
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Green, Dorothy
Elizabeth Zajac
B: 1923-06-03
D: 2018-05-11
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Zajac, Elizabeth
Tara Board
B: 1976-10-30
D: 2018-05-09
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Board, Tara
Kenneth Titus
B: 1960-03-08
D: 2018-04-28
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Titus, Kenneth
Rick Damm
B: 1956-09-21
D: 2018-04-25
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Damm, Rick
Janet Guthrie
B: 1945-05-16
D: 2018-04-21
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Guthrie, Janet
Gordon Francis
B: 1965-09-20
D: 2018-04-05
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Francis, Gordon

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Cloisonne Urns

Cloisonne is the art of applying enamel of all colours to the surface of a copper or bronze object, which is then fired to become a bright and colourful work of art. This technique reached its' perfection as a result of the efforts of Chinese artisans. Chinese cloisonne there upon became the standard by which to measure the quality and appraise the beauty of cloisonne world wide. This ranks as one of China's major contributions to the world's fine arts.


Stage 1:
The meticulous process begins with a gentle hammering to shape an unbreakable solid brass core.

Stage 2:
Then an intricate design is formed using a precise copper wire netting.

Stage 3:
Next, chosen colours of enamel are bonded to the core and fired in the kiln. The fire process hardens the finish and smooths the finish to the core.

Stage 4:
This step is repeated several times to enhance the beauty and durability of the design. The hand laid enamel is unique to each urn.

Stage 5:
The urn is then gently hand-scored and polished for a smooth surface further exposing the fine copper / bronze wire accentuating the overall appearance.

Stage 6:
Lastly, the urn is gilded to protect the brass from rust, as well as to create a lasting and bright shining finish. These urns are all individually unique and of fine quality.

 

Cameo Rose Cloisonne' - $395.00

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Cameo Rose Cloisonne' by Wilbert. Copper with layers of enamel. Keepsake is $115
Blue Cloisonne - $395.00

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Blue Cloisonne' by Wilbert. Copper with layers of enamel.
Keepsake size is $115
Butterfly Garden Urn - $845.00

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Cloisonne Butterfly Garden Urn
Fall Aster Urn - $845.00

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Cloisonne Fall Aster urn