One Bead, One Story
Inspired by Tuska’s Muse Miriam
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Your Friends, Your Place, Your Hands, Your Stories
Miriam used to gather regularly with her friends to talk about life and make ceramic beads. As the women shaped each individual bead from clay, they shared their deepest personal stories. The sensual healing power of working with clay, combined with the emotional support their sisterhood offered, led Tuska, inspired by seeing his muse wearing the beads, to ask her to incorporate them into his artwork.
The result is the ceramic relief entitled
created in 1964