Amy Tavern

Richfield Springs, NY

Resident Artist 2009-2012


"My Penland residency came at a critical time in my career and forever changed my work and my process."


Bow Cluster Brooch with Chain and Tassel, 2010
10 x 3.5 x 1 inches
Sterling silver, spray paint, cotton string; fabricated, painted, distressed
Photo © Hank Drew








Since 1882, Since 1976, 2014
18 x 1.5 x 7.5 inches
Stones from the foundation of my childhood home, sterling silver, vintage blue velvet box; fabricated, prong set, oxidized
Photo © Hank Drew




Sea and Land, Land and Sky, 2014
24 x 2.5 x 1.5 inches
Sterling silver; fabricated, oxidized
Photo © Hank Drew