This chandelier was inspired by Antoni Gaudi. I worked with different gauges of wire to create non-geometric shapes.
Managing the time that it took to create the flowers was a challenges that I faced. I thought the chandelier would be more in the form of a house, but it turned out to be more like a hat. This was better because it turned out to be more free-flowing that it would have been.
The repeating flower design allowed for a interesting texture to the chandelier.
I thought that I used the space that I boxed out very well. I did this by creating a texture with the repeating flower designs. I should have focused more on the creations of my flowers, especially the four big ones that surrounded the base. The next steps that I would take with the skills that I learned would be to try and make a wire sculpture of either an animal, like a frog, or of something inspired by a architect, who isn’t as free flowing as Gaudi.
While doing this project, my sculpture look like:
My inspiration was: