Designer Spotlight

Designer Spotlight: Amanda Lockrow

By Sharon Kwon / December 5, 2014

A brief story of what you do and why you do it. I love the challenge of working with a piece of hard metal to create a piece of jewelry that is wearable and beautiful at the same…

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Designer Spotlight: Cindy Liebel

By Sharon Kwon / November 21, 2014

A brief story of what you do and why you do it: I design and create metal jewelry using traditional metalsmith techniques; transforming a plain sheet of metal into something beautiful and useful is quite rewarding. I do…

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Designer Spotlight: Robyn Kearns

By Sharon Kwon / November 14, 2014

A brief story of what you do and why you do it: I believe in the power of gratitude and giving. I continuously donate a percentage of my sales to my local humane society and I am a…

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Designer Spotlight: Lisette Fee

By Sharon Kwon / September 5, 2014

A brief story of what you do and why you do it. I find inspiration from the local people and wildlife in the places where she has lived. Humans have always had a strong bond with totem animals.…

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Designer Spotlight: Belinda Norrington

By Sharon Kwon / August 29, 2014

A brief story of what you do and why you do it. The simplest answer is that I serve my love of jewellery and my incurable curiosity about nature by exploring botanical and other natural forms in precious…

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Designer Spotlight: Katye Landry

By Sharon Kwon / August 22, 2014

A brief story of what you do and why you do it. In 2013 I started making jewellery as something to keep my new mommy hands (and mind) busy. I made pieces for my mother and mother in-law…

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Designer Spotlight: Richelle Shadoan

By Sharon Kwon / August 15, 2014

A BRIEF STORY OF WHAT YOU DO AND WHY YOU DO IT I would like to do everything, but my main focus is on artisan photo jewelry custom made with your favorite photos. It started one day when,…

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Designer Spotlight: Sarah Russ

By Tracy Matthews / August 1, 2014

A BRIEF STORY OF WHAT YOU DO AND WHY YOU DO IT I’m drawn to metalworking in simple and family inspired designs. HOW DID YOU GET INTO JEWELRY DESIGN? In April of 2006, I was struggling to find…

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Designer Spotlight: Amy Jennings

By Tracy Matthews / July 25, 2014

A BRIEF STORY OF WHAT YOU DO AND WHY YOU DO IT I currently make wooden, electroformed copper and hybrid (wood & electroformed copper) rings. For most of my twenties I struggled to realise what I wanted to…

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Designer Spotlight: Amy Kanka Valadarsky

By Tracy Matthews / July 18, 2014

A BRIEF STORY OF WHAT YOU DO AND WHY YOU DO IT People would say I create jewelry pieces, I want to think I can make dreams come true. There is nothing like watching the delight of a…

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