Glass and ceramic beads, found objects 1″x1″
Every day my 3 year-old tests my ability to stay calm. His tantrums have been monumental for the last few months, and each time he gest worked up I take a deep breath, try to focus on something near me in the room, and do my best to continue with whatever I was trying to do. It’s not easy. This pendant has a calm center, with shining ripples of beads moving outward. The calm is not simple, but the repeating patterns of the beads moving outward have a rhythm to them that can help me focus and relax. Placing them is calming, and looking at them is calming too.