designing with light
In the Middle Ages, art and religion were inextricably tied. Concepts of divinity and purity were central to works of the time, and rock crystal’s material properties made it a natural choice to convey these ideologies. It was prized for its luminosity and clarity, and its value was equal to that of gold.
Working with quartz is working with drops of light. Each stone is a vessel that floods and flashes with the sun’s rays. And what could be more precious than drops of the sun, the moon?