SKEELS is a growing jewellery and product design company. It was established in 1994 by Rebecca Skeels and is now based in Farnham, Surrey. Rebecca's work ranges from unique hand made cufflinks and pendants to inspirational furniture and games.
Thank you for your comment, Rebecca. I am trying to move away from the usual granulation designs and create volume as well as a more modern aesthetic impression. But is it a difficult process, time consuming and often not very successful. Trying things out now with precious metal clay...wish me luck!
I'm not sure if any of you might be interested in the South Hill Park Silversmithing/Jewellery Artist in Residence???
I've attached the details, applications are open now.
THE ARTIST IN RESIDENCE (JEWELLERY AND SILVERSMITHING)
"Following the success of our fairs at RHS Garden Wisley, we are delighted to have been invited to stage another event at a RHS venue.
RHS Garden Hyde Hall, near Chelmsford, Essex. We shall be staging the event alongside the already…"
"This year South Hill Park’s annual Student Open evolves into the SHP Summer Open 2013, inviting Berkshire-based artists and makers to submit their latest work in this opportunity to exhibit. Student work from South Hill…"
"Registration for International Jewellery London is now open.
You have been pre-qualified for FAST TRACK registration. A fast track pass gives you access to the International Jewellery London Trade Exhibition from 1- 4 September 2013.
"Invitation to Making Space Open Studios
I would like to invite you to visit Making Space Open Studios on the 18th and 19th May from 11am to 5pm on both days.
Open studios tenants will be featuring textile design, photography, painting, ceramics and…"
"‘spectrum’ is an exhibition that celebrates and highlights the diversity of the Jewellery & Silversmithing world. It showcases the work of 13 artists and designers all currently participating in the ‘Artist in Residence’…"
"Valuation Day at the Hall
Our next Valuation Day at Goldsmiths’ Hall is on Friday 31 May.
These ever popular events, held in the magnificent Goldsmiths' Hall, offer the chance for a private one-to-one consultation with our expert…"
"Buying Precious Metals Course – Last Remaining Places
With the price of gold being rather erratic at the moment now is the ideal time to find out how to avoid the many pitfalls that can arise when buying scrap metal.
The course, run as a…"
May 6, 2013
SUBMISSIONS NOW OPEN FOR 2013 ART JEWELRY FORUM ARTIST AWARD
Only 8 Weeks Remain To Apply For Top American Prize For Emerging Art Jeweler
Mill Valley, California, USA--Art Jewelry Form (AJF) is accepting…"
"What doesn't get counted, doesn't count – Pickled DNA by Louis Thompson. Photograph: Ester Segarra
The Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) issued its paper for consultation on classifying and measuring the creative…"
Treasures from Taiwan - a crafthaus online exhibition...
Treasures from Taiwan - a crafthaus online exhibition shows contemporary metal art and jewelry from 11 Taiwanese contemporary emerging artists. Treasures from Taiwan will be highlighted on Crafthaus as an online exhibition from May 8 to June 7, 2013.
"Looks like Rio will supply me with a magic ticket to get into the show. I guess I missed their offering it to me a month ago.
I'll be arriving on Friday afternoon and going to a Santana concert that evening at one of the Mandalay Casino…"
"This looks like it could be interesting; one of my favorite topics. Not much happening so far. I have been entering exhibitions for the last 3-4 years with success and failure. It's a difficult thing to figure out."
For the next 13 months we'll discuss the trials, triumphs, and tribulations of exhibiting in art shows as emerging artists and established artists. Exhibition coverage will be balanced with tips on how to strategically build a legacy over a length of time, in a way that makes sense to your individual goals as an artist. Join us each month! There will be surprises around every corner, with photos, videos, SNAG conference coverage, and occasional interviews by rising artists!See More
- by Rebecca Rose. 2013, SNAG/crafthaus Scholarship Recipient
For the next 13 months we'll discuss the trials, triumphs, and tribulations of exhibiting in art shows as emerging artists and established artists. Exhibition coverage will be balanced with tips on how to strategically build a legacy over a length of time, in a way that makes sense to your individual goals as an artist and maker.
Join us each month! There will be surprises around every corner, with photos, videos, SNAG conference coverage, and occasional interviews by rising artists!