Metalsmiths for Change

Kendra Brockmann - @thebentalkhemist

  • Sale
  • Regular price $190.00


STOP!! Please do not purchase this listing if you did not receive instructions from the artist or Metalsmiths for Change on Instagram. 

 

BUYER INSTRUCTIONS:

1. If you are the winner of this piece, add this item to your cart along with any other additional winnings, and proceed to checkout.

2. After paying, DM the artist(s) your shipping address to receive your item(s).

Some artists may send a separate invoice for shipping. Each shipping fee is listed in each auction auction post. Please note that it is the responsibility of the artist to ship this item, and no refunds can be granted after funds have been donated. 

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AUCTION DETAILS

✨AUCTION✨ This 24-hr auction starts March 3rd at 10am PT and ends March 4th at 10am PT.

HOW TO BID: Comment your bid under the "

🔥PLACE BIDS HERE🔥" comment, and TAG who you are outbidding by clicking "reply" to the highest bidder. 100% of auction proceeds will benefit: @caahealth @black_minds_matter_ & @blackmalevoterproject

ARTIST: @thebentalkhemist  .
 

ITEM DESCRIPTION: Negative attitudes and beliefs towards people who live with mental health conditions is pervasive within the U.S. and can be particularly strong within the Black community. Despite the needs, only one in three Black adults who need mental health care receive it. We must work to break the stigma that mental health is a weakness. This subject is close to my heart as I also suffer from mental health issues.

This brooch represents the light that is within all of us, even in the darkest of times. The missing pieces of gallery wire on one side represent feelings of loss which are often felt when experiencing depression. Gold represents illumination, love, compassion, courage, passion, magic, and wisdom.

The stone is a black agate druzy with beautiful sparkling crystals inside which reflect the light. It is set in sterling and fine silver with 14k gold accents.

  

Shipping: 

$5 domestic // $14 international