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Added by Brigitte Martin on April 17, 2014 at 9:25am — No Comments
A necklace for the Dulcinea of Toboso. Don Quixote necklace in an automaton frame.
Added by Brigitte Martin on April 10, 2014 at 10:40am — No Comments
I have finally finished my Alexander McQueen tribute piece, "Fashion:Victim" which comprises of the two spherical 'handbags' made from steel spheres which I found in a burnt-out factory in Kent some years ago. The…Continue
Added by Melissa Cameron on March 26, 2014 at 9:13pm — No Comments
Added by The Justified Sinner on March 21, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments
Over the last week, I've just discovered two amazing resources for jewellers which are based in Scotland.
I've been working - as many of you know - on my "Fashion:Victim" piece for the ACJ…
Added by The Justified Sinner on March 18, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Another two weeks has passed since my last entry. I envy those people who manage to make time to blog regularly and always feel slightly guilty when I realise that I've not posted for a week,…
Added by The Justified Sinner on March 15, 2014 at 5:30pm — No Comments
It’s 1888. Whitechapel in London’s east end is gripped by the horrific aftermath of Jack the Ripper’s murderous campaign. Fast forward to the present. Standing outside The Cass, their spiritual home, in the pouring rain on a dark, dank…Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on March 9, 2014 at 11:04am — No Comments
What I'm up to?
Added by Melissa Cameron on March 7, 2014 at 6:38pm — No Comments
At last the terrible weather and 'flu have abated and we've had a few decent days which, along with light for my bike ride to and from work, always raises my spirits!
I've finally completed the Verdura-inspired cuffs…
Added by The Justified Sinner on March 2, 2014 at 3:03pm — No Comments
Added by The Justified Sinner on February 19, 2014 at 1:30pm — No Comments
Deadline June 9, 2014…Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on February 5, 2014 at 3:43pm — No Comments
What a crazy ten days! The highlight of which was definitely a long weekend in Rome, a city I have not visited since I was in school, aged 15. I went to Rome for the weekend to see the impressive exhibition "Il Tesoro Di Napoli", a collection of objects from the Museum of San Gennaro in Naples…Continue
Added by The Justified Sinner on February 4, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments
Eleanor Bolton is a British jewellery and accessories designer based in London UK. During her MA at the Royal College of Art Eleanor developed a unique craft technique, coiling and hand stitching cotton rope to create lightweight tactile jewelry. This technique now forms the basis for…Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on February 4, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments
Recollect (collection of pendants). Copper, silver, enamel, paint, thread. $200 each. 2” x 5” x 1.5” average.
Contemporary Craft is excited to announce our 2014 LEAP winner and finalists! The…Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 29, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 24, 2014 at 5:23pm — No Comments
“F-1” An Art Jewelry Exhibition To be Held at Brooklyn Metal Works and Curated by Platforma
You are invited to apply for the exhibition “F-1”, curated by Platforma, a newly established initiative by Bella Neyman and…Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 17, 2014 at 5:30pm — No Comments
Some weeks before Christmas, I was asked if I would take part in a fund-raiser for Cancer Research UK and I wasn't really sure that I would be able to afford the time, so it was pleasant to find that a commission I had planned for immediately after the New Year - a pair of Verdura-inspired cuffs - was to be delayed by about 10 days and I set to work on my plan. The brief - for Cursley & Bond's gallery in Folkestone - was…Continue
Added by The Justified Sinner on January 14, 2014 at 3:59pm — No Comments
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 9, 2014 at 10:53am — No Comments
I was looking at some of my photographs on Flickr yesterday and realised that this last year has been incredibly busy. To go completely "Old Media" on you all - though I suppose blogging has become a bit old-media itself - here is my review of my own highlights of 2013.
Started off icily with a return to work and a commission for the "Small Pond Ring", consisting of tiny silver fish swimming around a mobile pond centred on a blue topaz:…Continue