The national flower of Japan, the cherry blossom – or Sakura, represents a time of renewal and optimism. The pops of pink mark the ending of winter and signify the beginning of spring. Due to their quick blooming season, cherry blossoms also symbolize the transience of life, a major theme in Buddhism. Sakura (桜) – Sakura means “cherry blossom” and is…

The term “democracy” first appeared in ancient Greek political and philosophical thought in the city-state of Athens during classical antiquity. The word comes from demos, “common people” and kratos, “strength”.

Ceramic artist and china painter Melanie Sherman creates beautiful sterling silver jewelry pieces with porcelain stones. Decorated with vintage decals from Europe and Japan, these one-of-kind pieces tell the story of historic porcelain wares, used as dinnerware in 18th century Europe. ceramic, porcelain, jewelry, Melanie Sherman, porcelain jewelry, ceramic jewelry, sterling silver, fine metals, vintage,…

Vintage Japanese Ceramics Peacock Pendant enclosed in BrassMaterials: Brass, Porcelain, Glaze, Vintage Japanese DecalWire Chain: Metal Type: 925 Sterling Silver | Gold PlatedChain Length: 16 Inches Vintage Japanese Ceramics Peacock Pendant enclosed in BrassMaterials: Brass, Porcelain, Glaze, Vintage Japanese DecalWire Chain: Metal Type: 925 Sterling Silver | Gold PlatedChain Length: 16 Inches

Ceramic artist and china painter Melanie Sherman creates beautiful sterling silver jewelry pieces with porcelain stones. Decorated with vintage decals from Europe and Japan, these one-of-kind pieces tell the story of historic porcelain wares, used as dinnerware in 18th century Europe.

This work is made with Porcelain, Glaze, 24k German Gold Luster, Vintage Decals Size: about 4” H x 6” W x 6” D Shipping within the United States is $35 Proceeds from the sale of this object will benefit the artist, and Artaxis, a 501(c)3 non-profit art organization. Please contact us at contactartaxis@gmail.com if you…

This work is made with Porcelain, Glaze, China Paint, 24k German Gold Luster, Gold, Vintage and Metallic Decals Size: about 3.75” H x 3.5” W x 3.5” D Shipping within the United States is $25 Proceeds from the sale of this object will benefit the artist, and Artaxis, a 501(c)3 non-profit art organization. Please contact us…

This work is made with Porcelain, Glaze, China Paint, 24k German Gold Luster, Gold, Vintage and Metallic Decals Size: about 4.75” H x 4” W x 4” D Shipping within the United States is $25 Proceeds from the sale of this object will benefit the artist, and Artaxis, a 501(c)3 non-profit art organization. Please contact us…

This work is made with Porcelain, Glaze, China Paint, 24k German Gold Lusters, Gold, Vintage and Colored Decals Size: about 4.25” H x 4.25” W x 4.25” D Shipping within the United States is $25 Proceeds from the sale of this object will benefit the artist, and Artaxis, a 501(c)3 non-profit art organization. Please contact us…

This work is made with Porcelain, Glaze, 24k German Gold Luster Size: about 3.75” H x 3.75” W x 3.75” D SOLD Proceeds from the sale of this object will benefit the artist, and Artaxis, a 501(c)3 non-profit art organization. Please contact us at contactartaxis@gmail.com if you would like to ship this object out of…

This work is made with Porcelain, Glaze, China Paint, 24k German Gold and Metallic Lusters, Gold, Vintage and Metallic Decals Size: about 4.75” H x 3.75” W x 3.75” D SOLD Proceeds from the sale of this object will benefit the artist, and Artaxis, a 501(c)3 non-profit art organization. Please contact us at contactartaxis@gmail.com if…