Jewelry & Fashion

Andres Arango

Miami, FL

My work is result of 20 year of experience in the world of leather. My inspiration is based on the shape of nature doing a work that clean where the design and the unique piece is the most important.

Andres Arango2019-08-15T23:32:25+00:00

Tammy B

Tammy B Jewelry
Lincoln, NE

I make jewelry using combinations of sterling silver, 18 and 22k gold, and natural stones. I incorporate a variety of hand forming techniques, textured surfaces, soldering, and bezel set stones.

Tammy B2019-08-15T15:57:29+00:00

Melissa Banks

Rapt in Maille
Chicago, IL

I work exclusively in stainless steel, hand-linking rings into chainmaille patterns. I often attach carefully measured, hand-cut chain. I also create forms and set stones with a micro pulse-arc welder.

Melissa Banks2019-08-16T18:20:34+00:00

Kim Crocker

Kim Crocker Designs
New Prague, MN

Each piece individually formed using an acetylene torch. Techniques include drawn metal, forging, hydraulic press, rolling mill texturing with handmade stone settings done in sterling silver and gold.

Kim Crocker2019-08-16T17:39:02+00:00

JD Davison

Collaborator: JD Shipengrover
Lab Partners
Upper Arlington, OH

We create jewelry by etching, forming, and casting sterling silver and acrylic sheet. Layers of transparent pigment are hand-applied to each piece. Our designs are inspired by science and nature.

JD Davison2019-08-15T00:44:11+00:00

Michele Friedman

Chicago, IL

Fabricated jewelry in sterling, 18k bi-metal and wool. I developed a technique to incorporate color, pattern & texture into my work by manipulating wool felt into shapes and treating them as stones.

Michele Friedman2019-08-16T19:08:29+00:00

Julie Furgat

Angel Wear Designs
Western Springs, IL

I fabricate my jewelry out of .999 fine silver sheet metal and PMC Clay, Wire wrap high quality gemstones beads, and cut stones for pendants and earrings. My jewelry reflects nature and all things organic.

Julie Furgat2019-08-16T16:22:59+00:00

Denise Handwerker

Elmwood Park, IL

I make material from second-hand clothing. I deconstruct the clothing, wash or felt it to make material in a washing machine. I then hand or machine sew into functional or wearable objects.

Denise Handwerker2019-08-15T00:04:12+00:00

Ella Isaac

Collaborator: Ella Isaac Hopkins

The raw straw is hand dyed in layers to build color,sun dried then blocked using steam, water and hand manipulation to create it’s shape. Designs are hand-sewn, reblocked and finished.

Ella Isaac2019-08-21T15:55:12+00:00

Olimpia Iuhas

Mount Prospect, IL
Etsy Store

I adore creating ” One of a kind” pieces combining a variety of fabrics and textures like: silk, wool, velvet, yarn, letter etc… sewn together in a unique pattern that cannot be duplicated.

Olimpia Iuhas2019-08-15T03:07:22+00:00

Nadine King

Hand and Spirit Jewelry
Mt. Carroll, IL

Sterling, 18 and 22kt gold, precious stones and jaspers. Fused metals, reticulation and forming. All stones are bezel, prong or tube set. All hand fabrication. Paribas used to highlight texture in metal.

Nadine King2019-08-16T19:16:55+00:00

Elizabeth Kline

Elizabeth Kline Designs
Chicago, IL

I work with metals: shaped, sculpted & forged using various techniques to make jewelry with asymmetry and organic angles. I also sculpt exotic hardwoods & add metal inlay for modern, geometric pieces.

Elizabeth Kline2019-08-16T01:02:22+00:00

Elizabeth Kozlowski

Studio Giverny
Lawrence, MI

Felting, using sheep’s wool or wool and silk, either through a dry, sculptural process called needle felting or using hot soapy water to combine fibers. A process called wet felting.

Elizabeth Kozlowski2019-08-16T01:07:55+00:00

Linnea Lahlum

Buffalo Grove, IL

Materials: sterling silver, gold, copper, bronze, pearls and gemstones. Techniques include: Reticulation, etching, repousse, fold-forming, rolling mill, forging, hand engraving, patinas with sulfur.

Linnea Lahlum2019-08-16T18:03:55+00:00

Melissa Luoma

Serenity Jewels
Albertville, MN

My solid Sterling Silver designs are spiritually and organically inspired, using nature as the texture. Each design contains subtle hidden and scripted messages to feed the soul.

Melissa Luoma2019-08-16T18:24:18+00:00

Joy O’Connor

Evansville, IN

Handcrafted men’s pretied and self tied bowties, boy’s pretied bowties, and women’s bowtie bracelets. Unique fabric designs from Mood in New York City.

Joy O’Connor2019-08-16T16:16:23+00:00

Liliana Olmos

Houston, TX

I blend modern design with the antique technique of filigree. Using fine threads of silver and gold I create unique, timeless jewelry that ranges from statement pieces to jewelry for every day.

Liliana Olmos2019-08-16T18:00:52+00:00

Anita Peters

Barrington, IL

My designs are art forms of wire sculpture, chainmaille and metalsmithing. Inspiration comes from the Yemenite silversmith. I combining modern trends with ancient arabesque look using mix metals.

Anita Peters2019-08-14T18:55:57+00:00

Maranda Powers

Powers Handcrafted Jewelry
Chicago, IL

I use traditional hand fabricating techniques like sawing, filing, & soldering to create modern, sleek designs. Each piece is made by hand, by me, using sterling silver and genuine fossils and stones.

Maranda Powers2019-08-15T02:34:48+00:00

Jane & Susan Shaffer

Shaffer Studio
Mount Prospect, IL

Textured silver jewelry with pearl and gold accents hand crafted thru forging, fold forming, hydraulic press, rolling mill and pmc. We also create a unique line of jewelry by hand knitting wire.

Jane & Susan Shaffer2019-08-16T20:11:42+00:00