Interview with Meng-Han Yu at Saturday 23rd of April 2016: DI: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design?
MY : I throw light on what make a woman more beautiful. Fishes are a beautiful creatures that live in the sea. I believe that they have a strong-mind, brave and smart which helps them to overcome the natural hazards of the sea. In life, the experiences of a woman makes her strong in mind, brave at heart, filled with wisdom all together makes the woman more beautiful. This beautiful object designed as fish brooch, depicts the Beauty of Women.
DI: What are your future plans for this award winning design?
MY : Having a Masters in Fine Arts with a major in jewelry, my intent is to render or narrate a story specifically making art jewelries as my future work.
DI: How long did it take you to design this particular concept?
MY : I spent two years on sketching and six months on making processes.
DI: Why did you design this particular concept? Was this design commissioned or did you decide to pursuit an inspiration?
MY : The power of charm is a design commission. My client likes pearls. The peral on The power of charm brooch is one of her favorites pearls and she wonders that I can design the pear to be a wearable jewelry. I get particular concept since we have many talks.
DI: What made you design this particular type of work?
MY : It is made of 14K White Gold and 14K Yellow Gold.