Manya Pickard

“Homage to the Bumblebee”
Sterling Silver
9″ x 11″
Centerpiece of the necklace is 1 7/8″ in diameter
San Juan Island

“Flower earrings”
Sterling Silver
1″ in diameter
San Juan Island

Artist Statement:
As a gardener and silversmith, I created this piece in homage to the pollinators.  The beauty  and diversity of bees in our garden bring me joy, and their presence reminds me that our health and survival depend upon theirs.