‘Sea Foam’ was inspired by the movement of seaweed being tossed and turned by the waves. Firstly I created the hallmarked silver shank, forging it by hand with a hammer, curving it into crossing undulating curves and then texturing the surfaces and edges. Clusters of various sized glass seed beads in teals, blues and aquas spill out of its curves and pockets like foaming seawater crashing on the beach. This is a true statement piece, visually different from every angle, which will always get noticed.
Shank size : O
Shank width –0.6cm to 1cm
Ring – base to top – 4cm
Beaded top – 2.5cm x 3cm x 2cm
Nature’s Way is a collection of jewellery designs that are inspired by my love of nature. I represent the colours, textures and forms of nature that I see in the woodlands and at the seaside to create individual designs that can never be reproduced.
I am mixing materials and techniques that I have used over the years, creating a style of jewellery that is unique to me. Each piece starts as a basic idea in my head fuelled by what I have seen around me, the design then evolves during it’s creation, it is a very organic process. I use the beads like a paint pallet, building up the final picture as I individually sew each bead in to place.
Is it a gift? Your jewellery will be delivered beautifully wrapped in tissue and placed in a handmade fabric pouch.