Feast by burcu sulek

For thousands of years the lands of Anatolia witnessed many civilizations; and olive trees has always been considered sacred... Leafy branches crowned the heads of brides; victors of games; queens and princesses... Symbolized peace, wisdom, glory, fertility, power and purity... Now these Papier Mache olive leaves attributing all the symbols of the ancient turned into jewel pieces... 'Feast' collection is for those who celebrate each day of life with love and peace...

 Feast Earrings

Feast Earrings

Kybele by burcu sulek

‘Kiss your own fingertips

And hug your own curves.

You are made of waves and honey

And spicy peppers when it is necessary.

You are a goddess,

I hope you haven’t forgotten’

Emery Allen

 

Inspired by Anatolian mother goddess Kybele, these Papier Mache jewel pieces are made to honor the goddess within each of us.

 Kybele Ring

Kybele Ring

Joy by burcu sulek

‘When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy...’

Rumi

Joy Collection created to cheer you up when you feel the most depressed…

 Joy Esrrings

Joy Esrrings

Mammatus by burcu sulek

Mammatus Collection is inspired

By Mammatus clouds’ forms...

During the creation process I added pearls to the earrings and they just turned into extra eyes as if seeking to protect the wearer from evil eyes…

 Mammatus Statement Earring

Mammatus Statement Earring

MACK by burcu sulek

‘MACK’ Collection is created especially for Heinz Mack’s “MACK.Just light and color” exhibition at Sakip Sabanci Musuem Istanbul. (18.2.2016 – 18.9.2016 ) .

Pieces in this collection are inspired by his works.

 MACK Earrings

MACK Earrings

Holes of Emptiness by burcu sulek

Emptiness Collection is created conceptually from the word ‘Emptiness’ ; sponge was the best material to describe the feelings when I think of ‘Emptiness’...

The lines from Rumi clearly convey how I felt while I created the collection : 

'In this world of trickery, emptiness is what your soul wants...’

 Holes of Emptiness Ring

Holes of Emptiness Ring

Blooming Happiness by burcu sulek

Blooming Happiness Collection is inspired by nature; conveys the way of happiness that spring and new blooms bring into our lives…

 Blooming Happiness Tiara

Blooming Happiness Tiara

Reborn by burcu sulek

Reborn Collection is representing the way I feel about my personal career; transforming from a corporate Marketing Manager into a free and content Contemporary Jewelry Artist…

 Reborn Earrings

Reborn Earrings

Emptiness by burcu sulek

 

Emptiness Collection is created conceptually from the word ‘Emptiness’ ; sponge was the best material to describe the feelings when I think of ‘Emptiness’...

The lines from Rumi clearly convey how I felt while I created the collection : 

'In this world of trickery, emptiness is what your soul wants...’

 Emptiness Necklace

Emptiness Necklace