When the Art Elements Challenge: Fossils was revealed, I was initially stumped. But then I remembered I actually had a fossil in my possession – a Petoskey Stone cabochon.
For those not familiar, a Petoskey stone is a fossil of a coral called Hexagonaria percarinata. They lived in a shallow sea covering the Great Lakes about 350 million years ago. Perfect for the challenge!
The wire wrapping has been antiqued, but I haven’t decided what to do with this pendant, so I’m putting it aside for a bit, but was happy to finally get it wrapped, and to share it here for the Art Elements Challenge: Fossils.
Here are the other participants: