Saint Angela necklace Teacher of Girls Saint Jewelry mixed media jewelry
Traditional views hold that Angela Merici was disturbed by the lack of educational opportunities for girls--particular poor girls. She began to gather small groups of girls and hold classes, sometimes instructing the girls right on the streets with impromptu classes in basic reading, writing and mathematices as well as Christian teachings. Angela Merici was believed to have been active in her activism and work from the 1520's till her death in 1540.
A paper image is affixed and finished to steel with a product that creates an oil painting like look and texture and renders the image UV protected and water resistant. Steel is lightweight, comfortable and sturdy. Necklaces are finished with copper colored chain with a lobster claw clasp, all lead and nickel free. If you select a pendant, they come on 18 inches of satin cord finished with a lobster claw clasp.
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