I have been working as a silver/gold smith for some years now, having come from a background of teaching Resistant materials in a large comprehensive school. On discovering silversmithing, I found an area of creativity that is exciting and stimulating; there is really no end to the skills and techniques that one can learn, and I am constantly striving to discover and develop these. Being someone who loves colour, using … Continue reading
Original jewellery designs reflecting my love of pattern and colour. All of my pieces are created and constructed by me, using carefully chosen semi-precious materials and metals, including silver. Recently I have also been exploring the use of other elements, such as textile, polymer and rubber to create contemporary jewellery and little pieces of wearable art.
I have been making jewellery for around ten years but have devoted the past three exclusively to working with silver. I love designing and working with this beautiful metal as it offers so many creative possibilities. I usually draw my inspiration from the forms and details found in nature, adding my own minimalist twist, aiming to create unique, versatile and wearable pieces of jewellery that will stand the test of … Continue reading
Angela makes colourful glass jewellery using art glass and dichroic glass which is kiln fused to create unique contemporary wearable art. Using clear and coloured sheet glass, powders, chunks and threads of glass she creates wall art, bowls, vases, and sculptural pieces for the home. Her designs are inspired by the natural world including flowers, silhouettes of seed heads, seascapes and landscapes.