Black Hood View Brooch, Contemporary 3D Brooch by David LaPlantz

Black Hood View Brooch

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Black Hood View Brooch, 2" Round, Fabricated from Industrially Painted Aluminum & Rubber, Sterling Silver Rivet, Hydraulically Formed, Pierced and Engraved, Cold Connected (a similar image, with slight variations, can be made upon request).

This collectable brooch looks great for men as well.


David calls his brooches “cartoonos roundos” because each piece tells a story similar to a cartoon panel in a newspaper. Punched from industrially painted aluminum sheets into 2” diameter circles, each piece begins with a sketch and is completed within two hours to keep the idea fresh and alive. Some brooches tell a clear story while others require words or symbols. David describes the story in words below: 

"Under the dark hood the 'Pol, String Puller' surveyed the financial landscape looking for another way for easy, taxpayer funding. History has proven that the 'String Puller' has had tremendous success and why stop now, especially when things are going so well for the 1 or 2%? An evil, smirking laugh slides out of the side of his foaming mouth as he puffs his lungs full of putrid air..."