The Naxi culture of Yunnan, China is one of the few remaining cultures that have preserved ancient languages containing pictographic glyphs. This language called Dongba dates back to 7th century China and is independent of ancient Chinese pictographs that later became modern day Chinese. In this pic I had someone write an interpretation of my name. For all I know it says "stupid white dude" but hey, it looks cool so I'll take it!
David Urso’s highly sophisticated resin inlay jewelry in bronze, sterling silver & 10K gold is a feat of color, form and surface. His work is characterized by sensual, organic shapes and a painterly use of hand-tinted resin.