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Margaux Lange, USA

  She writes about the collection: My Plastic Body Series art jewelry collection utilizes salvaged Barbie doll parts in combination with hand-fabricated sterling silver and resins. My work examines and celebrates our relationship with the icon known simply as: Barbie. You find more at her blog and website.

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Marie Bonfils, Denmark

  All images are from the beautiful blog Mar de color rosa.

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More by Karin Roy Andersson, Sweden

As you know I am quit fascinated by the work of Karin Roy Andersson – here is more of her work. She describes it like this: Supporting structure This work has been inspired by the city of Barcelona and the infrastructure designed by Ildefons Cerdà. His straight lines and long wide avenues are characteristic for… Read more »

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Karin Roy Andersson, Sweden

I received an e-mail from Karin Roy Andersson telling me about her projects. The story behind these pieces of jewellery caught my attention. It is a strong and important message. She writes: A Pieceful Swedish Smörgåsbord Sweden – the land of the tall blond beauties raised in a safe wealthy society with small red and… Read more »

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More by Gitte Nygaard, Denmark

Gitte Nygaard writes about her work: ” Been there – done what to Binchotan and Black It’s rather thought provoking that minerals which all belong to the 6C carbon atom group, within the periodic table, end up in the hands of the most decadent and the most poor. I’m of course referring to carbon-containing minerals… Read more »

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Gitte Nygaard, Denmark

Gitte Nygaard writes about her work: ” To Binchotan and Black, is a series of experiments with the material Binchotan, also known as purifying white charcoal. Working with a material in its most unadulterated form, with a minimum of manipulations and added elements, the aim is a raw and almost unprocessed outcome. Binchotan originates from… Read more »

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More by Jacob Nyberg, Sweden

I have received these new images of work by Jacob Nyberg. Take a look at his website as well.

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Mari Ishikawa, Japanese living in Germany

When I saw the work by Mari Ishikawa I became so inspired. The above pieces of work are part of the exhibition “Parallel Worlds” in Wasserschloss Klaffenbach in  Chemnitz, Germany (28 May – 3 July 2011). If I lived a little closer I would defenitely go and see the exhibition. She writes about the exhibition:… Read more »

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Debbie Adamson, New Zealand

I find it interesting when people explore their background and express their experiences in jewellery. Take a look at these pieces of work. Debbie Adamson writes about her work “I once heard that we can get to know ourselves through the things we make. I think this is a process that never ends, and this… Read more »

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Hanna Liljenberg, Sweden

I really like thise pieces of jewellery by Hanna Liljenberg web.

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Trine [ArtForward], Denmark – Black necklace and cufflinks

It has been time for presents. When my sister gave birth to her second child and they thereby became four in their little family I made her this necklace – with the 4 rings symbolizing mom, dad and the two sons (my nephews). She very much likes black jewelry at the moment so I oxidized… Read more »

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More by Luis Acosta, Argentine living in The Netherlands

A new series of paper thread necklace is ready and I am happy that I can present them here at the blog. Luis Acosta says: The first objects records for these necklace were the textile installations based my own interpretation of the Quipus, knot in Quechua language. From this point I continued to experiment with simple forms… Read more »

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Sonya Algosaibi, Ecuador

These jewellery comes from the “Tagua Collection”. Tagua is a nut and described like this: “In the tropical and humid mountains of Ecuador grows a singular plant called Tagua or Vegetable Ivory, similar because of its morphology to palms although botanically is not a palmaceae but it belongs to the family of the cycads …. Read more »

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Kasia Gasparski, Denmark

New necklaces from my favorite jewellery designer Kasia Gasparski. Inspired by the ground plan of old monastery and temples. Take a look at her website – it is quit inspiring.

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Sari Liimatta, Finland

Her statement is: Representatives of certain animal species. The expectations, generalizations, beliefs and symbolism around animal themes. I observe how animals were positioned in ancient cultures and especially how they still have such a powerful part in our everyday surroundings. They are connected also to many industrial materials. I try to give back their animal… Read more »

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Alejandra Solar, Mexican living in Luxembourg

It is with great pleasure that I present work by Alejandra Solar. Her work which you see here was selected for SCHMUCK 2011. Apparently it is the first time for a Mexican jeweller to be part of this exhibition – Congratulations. She writes about her work: Throughout my creative process I continually gather images from… Read more »

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Luis Acosta, The Netherlands

Luis Acosta has transformed paper into jewellery – take a look at these necklaces and bracelets: He write about his work: As a designer he is particulary interested in forms. Once a form is found, he enlarges or repeats it. Then he concentrates on using the possibilities of that form as a basis to develop… Read more »

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Trine [ArtForward], Denmark – Brooches

I think that I would like to show you some more of my own work. I made these brooches and the necklace a while ago. One of the great sources of inspiration for me is the urban environment; the life we live in urban cities, the structures & textures as well as the interactions among… Read more »

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Jillian Lukiwski, Canadian living in Idaho, USA

I would like to share with you one of my absolute favorite blogs; “The Noisy Plume“. It is a blog about jewellery… and much more. I enjoy reading her thoughts about different aspects of life, watching her beautiful poetic photos and seeing how she transforms it all into pieces of jewellery where nature, animals and… Read more »

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Dalia Jurado, Spain

I received these images of a number of interesting pieces of work. I especially like the way that Dalia Jurado has worked with different materials with different colours. Thanks for letting me know about your work. She is part of BORAX08 and also has her own blog.

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Nelly Van Oost, France

I received these images from Nelly Van Oost who is also member of BORAX08001. She writes about her work: Creating connections makes me feel alive, feeling things. I have always thought that my path is sprinkled with encounters, which sometimes make me change directions or wonder about my own life. The others are to me… Read more »

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Patrìcia Correia Domingues, Portugal

Patrìcia Correia Domingues is part of a group of jewellers from Barcelona, Spain called BORAX08001. Take a look at their website – there are a lot of interesting pieces of work.

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Rut Malin, Sweden

  Black is beautiful…. She writes about her work: “I deconstruct to reconstruct. I mess things up. Just to put them back in order. Often in a new kind of order. It is like a never-ending flow, and that is what is keeping me running” Take a look at her website.

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Lind & James, Danish & Australian living in Denmark

The other day I received a mail from Stina Lind og Kevin James, a Danish/Australian desing duo. I found it quit interesting to explore their website and I especially would like to show you these pieces – all in black. It is quit interesting to see how strong an influence the colour has on the… Read more »

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More by Carolina Gimeno, Chilean living in Barcelona Spain

And here is more by Carolina Gimeno, wow… it is interesting to see how she works with porcelain in the jewellery making. The collection is called “Drawing in space”. Thanks a lot for sending me the images – you can find more at her website.

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Laura Prieto-Velasco

Laura just wrote me and told me that she has made some new pieces of work. And take a look… I really like the fragility – if there were incets in space I am sure they would look like this – beautiful! She writes about the work “Part of an ongoing series of jewelry that… Read more »

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Gustav Reyes, Chicago, USA

As you might know I am very fascinated by wood – and I have worked with wood in different ways in my own jewellery. Therefore it is always a pleasure and source of great inspiration to see how other jewellers work with wood. I received these images by Gustav Reyes. And look, aren’t they fascinating…… Read more »

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Maria Jose Fabrega, Ecuador

I feel so priviliged. I have started to receive e-mails from people around the world telling me about their work. It is both jewellers whom I have blogged about previously who send me images of new work as well as new jewellers who have heard about the blog. Wow… what a privilliged situation. I am… Read more »

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Rowena Murray, United Kingdom

Rowena Murray is a fascinating jeweler – I really like the way she works with nature and describes the idea behind. “This collection of pieces is based around interaction with nature, as experienced in childhood. From simple play to elaborate make believe, nature and its products have played a valuable role in child development. Here,… Read more »

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More by Myung Urso, South Korea

I was blogging about Myung Urso a little while ago (see link below this blog) – and I would very much like to show you some more of her interesting work. So take a look at these 3 images – a new suggestion to the way of wearing a jewellery. I recommend that you also… Read more »

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Myung Urso, South Korean living in Rochester, NY, USA

I really like these pieces of art.. take a look at these 5 images. I was thinking of a canopy when I saw the images – I especially like her use of the red and yellow colour. It really works well… Artist Statement: My artistic imagination transforms itself from life and nature. Painterly and sculptural… Read more »

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Li-Chu Wu, Taiwanese living in United Kingdom

Look at this – the materials are mainly paper – it is just fantastic! The shapes and texture – I would very much like to see how she makes these pieces. She is very inspired by nature and writes: “Nature presents its beauty through plants, rocks and landscapes. With the inspiration from nature, I recently… Read more »

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More by Marina Massone, Argentina

I wrote about Marina in July (see link to previous blog post about her below) because I found her work inspiring – the movement and the rhythm is what I especially look at when I look at her pieces. More at her website.

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Bernhard Stimpfl-Abele, Sweden

I am quit fascinated by textures – it is a world of possibilities. Sometime you can control it (the final expression) and more often you can’t. An artist once told me that he sees these unexpected outcomes as “gifts”… so when you are in the process of creating a new piece of jewellery (or any… Read more »

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Gabriela Horvat, Argentina

And I also have to show you these images… Find more in my previous post about Gabriela Horvat (link in the bottom of this blog post) and at her website.

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Marina Massone, Argentina

Here you see 3 images of work by Marina Massone from Argentina. You find much more of her work at her website.