"Butterfly" Beaded Brooch by Hellen van Berkel
Hellen van Berkel has worked as a textile designer in the Netherlands since graduating from Eindhoven in 1989. In 2013 she founded Heartmade Prints, that works with a small Calcutta workshop, where master embroidery artists
make fabulous beaded jewelry. Van Berkel's contemporary interpretations of famous paintings are themselves miniature works of art!
"Butterfly" brooch inspired by Jan Davidszoon de Heem's ‘"Still Life with Flowers in a Glass Vase" of 1645 measures 2 3/4" high.