Mary Catherine Floyd
Mary Catherine Floyd is a Raleigh metal artist. Through her business, SteelThread Art, Mary Catherine creates work that ranges from architectural and sculptural metal work to jewelry. Her background in fiber arts often influences her designs and processes. Her studio is a short distance away, in the Boylan Heights based studio, Antfarm. The jewelry showcased at Deco is made from hand forged, soldered and painted steel wire, a process that produces one of a kind pieces of jewelry. Some of her sculptural work can be seen nearby, such as the bike racks at the corner of Wilmington Street and Martin Street, and the Honeycomb at the Busy Bee Cafe.