Blog Category: Commissions

Commissioning- A brief insight into the process of creating a bespoke piece of jewellery.
January 22, 2019

‘Infinity Twist’ Necklace and Earring Set- Silver, 9 Carat Gold and Turquoise The design brief for this set was completely open to me which made it an especially exciting commission to end 2018. The only request was to use turquoise and to make a necklace and matching earrings for the client’s wife. Although exciting, it ...

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Devon Open Studios 2018, Silver Dust and Marram Grass
August 6, 2018

August finds me working on a couple of interesting commissions whilst also preparing for and counting down to the Devon Artist Network’s Open Studios; an event that runs between Saturday 8th September until Sunday 25th September (inclusive). I have loved this event for many years and am thrilled to announce that this will be my ...

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Almond Leaf Brooch
July 20, 2017

This almond leaf brooch is the most recent piece of jewellery I have made. Commissioned as a gift for Joan, it is a brooch to remember her great friend Phyllis who passed away very suddenly and too early. I was asked to design a leaf brooch and used silver sheet which I have beaten out ...

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A few words about commissions and design.
April 5, 2014

Until quite recently, in my making, I had never made two pieces exactly the same. There are 2 reasons for this, the first being that I want my work to be unique and for the owner to feel that they have something very special. The second is purely that, as my work is still developing, ...

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