Jennifer Crupi’s gesture jewelry #WearableWednesday
Via Fashioning Technology. A few weeks ago, I discovered the wonderful work of Jennifer Crupi while visiting the San Francisco Museum of Craft and Design. Part prosthesis, part fine jewelery, the c…
Lisa Crowder Jewelry Artist | Artful Home
At a time when our culture is focused on the trendy and disposable, Lisa Crowder makes art jewelry intended to be worn for years instead of months. She wants the wearer to think of her jewelry as more than a pair of earrings, but as a small work of art. She hopes to create a relationship between her work and the wearer through clean lines and pleasing forms.The artist's current work is very much about the metal itself; its color, malleability, and form. Often, she goes straight to the metal…
Exclusive pieces - Sara Urwicz
The pieces shown in this section are some of the gems that were crated by a custom or capture an idea, investigate any technical or material. All are unique pieces like most of are in the collections. Some are new creations, others are the transformation of existing pieces. I look for creativity and originality in …
Chain and Bracelet Catches 2 - Ganoksin Jewelry Making Community
This article is the second installment discussing the different types of jewelry catches and what type of jewelry they are each suited for. Read on!
You should meticulously think about how to care for every piece inside your jewelry selection. The things that work well with one type of precious natural stone or placing might actually hurt an additional. Ask a jeweler when you do not know how to keep your precious jewelry.
green speckled leaves 2
~Beautiful opal green enamel on a leaf form. These leaves start out as 1" copper disks which I fold form and forge to create a soft organic form. I then do several layers of vitreous enamel, crackling the top layer. I finish them with handmade, forged, sterling silver earwires made especially for these earrings. The backs of the earrings are enameled with a transparent enamel to give it the appearance of a crackly fall leaf. Fold-forming allows you to take a hard cold piece of metal and make…
SOLID 14K Gold Hammered Teardrop Hoops, large gold hoop earrings, hammered hoop earrings, thin 14k gold hoop earrings, large hoops - Fine Jewelry Ideas
These beautiful hammered hoop earrings are incredibly cute. I form these earrings into a very flattering leaf-like, teardrop shape. They are casual and can be worn everyday. For an extra effect I hammered out one end of each earring. This textured effect
Atelier Zobel White Diamond Gold Oxidized Silver Handmade Oval Links Bracelet
One-of-a-Kind Oval Links Bracelet handcrafted in Germany by renowned jewelry maker Atelier Zobel (Peter Schmid) in 18k yellow gold, 24k gold, and oxidized sterling silver with 0.25 carats of round brilliant-cut white diamonds. Stamped and Hallmarked.