Joy Loves Being Jewish
Hamsa, metal etching on copper pendant
with design and textures by Joy 2012
taught by Ruth Shapiro with pre-cut hamsa
& Ruth curled wires
© Joy Krauthammer
I loved making the Hamsa pendant after I was initially frustrated working with difficult tools.
Process then became meditative working with the acid.
When I was young, I loved doing copper hammering and then cloisonne' on copper.