DESIGN? The simplicity of reproduction of subsequent stylistic incarnations grows parallel with…
Added by Brigitte Martin on March 9, 2014 at 11:11am —
Born into 4 generations of film directors and cinematographers, Anabela finds her inspirations from her extensive travels to the exotic and the orient; collecting gems and treasures along the way from local markets, nature and the intriguing people she meets. Originally trained as an… Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on February 22, 2014 at 12:21pm —
I’m finally tying up all the loose ends from my trip to Australia in July. After my earlier post on the Bodywork exhibition, my last mission is to tell you all about my tour through the newly… Continue
Added by Melissa Cameron on December 15, 2013 at 8:00pm —
Whoa, was it back in August that I put out my last In Melbourne post? I promised back then to fill you in on what happened at the Seams Seems symposium, which I will now attempt to finish up.
On Friday the 19th of July, a blustery and rainy day in Melbourne, a committed group of art-jewellery fanciers headed out to the Monash Art Design and…
Added by Melissa Cameron on October 10, 2013 at 12:05pm —
Sigurd Bronger: Handshake Measuring Device, Bracelet, 2001. Gold-plated brass, mixed media, leather, diam. 38 mm.
For many years Sigurd Bronger has been an outsider in contemporary jewellery art, but now he enjoys increasing attention – nationally,…
Added by Brigitte Martin on August 23, 2013 at 8:57am —
It was during a visit to the Formula 1 paddock with a sketchbook and some ear defenders at last year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed that I found the inspiration for my new Racing Wings jewellery collection. This new collection will be on show and available to buy during London Jewellery Week at Treasure, Somerset House 13-16th June.
I am a big F1 fan and love to draw my inspiration from the… Continue
Added by Poppy Porter on June 7, 2013 at 6:44am —
Sigurd Bronger: Handshake Measuring Device, Bracelet, 2001.
Gold-plated brass, mixed media, leather, diam. 38 mm.
For many years Sigurd…
Added by Brigitte Martin on November 5, 2012 at 11:30am —
Eight contemporary British jewellers have come together to exhibit at the 11th edition of the prestigious SIERAAD International Jewellery Art Fair in Amsterdam from 1st – 4th November. Each with our own style, voice and specialism, Collect_ive aims to promote British art jewellery to a wider audience. We are Farrah Al-Dujaili, Laura Bradshaw-Heap, Melanie Codarin, Katie Lees, Yu-Ping Lin, Grace Page, Natalie Smith and Anna Wales.
Together we use a… Continue
Added by Farrah Al-Dujaili on October 15, 2012 at 8:42am —
In news from Australia, two of our exhibitors in the Coming up from the south exhibition, currently featured here on Crafthaus, have come away with prizes in the National Contemporary Jewellery Awards. Hearty congratulations go to Amy Zubick and… Continue
Added by Melissa Cameron on September 13, 2012 at 12:18am —
Georgian Eye Jewellery, c.1790-1820
“Eye miniatures came into fashion at the end of the 18th century. In France, where eye miniature seems to have originated, the eye as symbol of watchfulness was adopted by the state police for buckles and belts. In Britain it had a role as a love token, with some eye miniatures…
Added by Brigitte Martin on September 9, 2012 at 8:08am —
Hi All… Continue
Added by Lesley Messam on October 19, 2011 at 4:27am —
Added by Alchimia Jewellery School on March 25, 2011 at 4:48am —
The future of art jewellery lies in broadening its appeal and adapting to the changing markets. Find out more as Dutch and European jewellery experts gathered in a meeting in Amsterdam to discuss the state of one of design's least publicized…
Added by Brigitte Martin on March 11, 2011 at 5:50pm —
Opening on the 21 of March at 17:00 a group of Alchimia alumni will presenting their works in an exhibition in Yokohama, Japan! The exhbition will be ongoing till the 26 of March at Galerie Paris, Mitsuibussan bldg.1F, Nihon-odori 14 Naka-ku 231-0021 - Yokohama Japan If your in Japan dont miss this!!
Added by Alchimia Jewellery School on March 11, 2011 at 6:06am —
This year two of our alumini will be presenting their work in exhibitions going on in Munich, Germany while the Schmuck fair is going on!
Geraldine Nishi will be presenting her work in the exhibition was zahlt/what counts at studio gabi green, gollierstrasse 17. The opening is at noon on March 18… Continue
Added by Alchimia Jewellery School on March 8, 2011 at 10:21am —
The OSPCA (Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) had plans to euthanize 350 animals, but only 99 have been put down due to 'combined voices of animal welfare advocates' (from the Toronto Humane Society Article), and many people are raising money, and there is even a… Continue
Added by Rickson on May 15, 2010 at 9:00pm —
I am doing a display for Cetra for Thursday 5.30 to 8.30pm in Heswall, Wirral
Added by Alison Bailey Smith on September 14, 2009 at 6:11pm —