Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Caroline Jonas Glass

This reverse painted glass platter is by Toronto artist, Caroline Jonas. Caroline's interest in patterns and her extensive knowledge of a number of periods in art history is reflected in all her work. This platter has been influenced by the work of Gustave Klimt. Caroline's website will give you more insight into the process involved in creating these beautiful works of art.

Sunday, August 2, 2009

Anne Dixon-Mahatoo

Anne Dixon-Mahatoo of Katamat Designs is a new Stratford based jeweller. Her elegant sterling silver bracelets are intricately woven chains, based on the ancient technique of creating chainmaille. Shown here in detail is her Byzantine pattern bracelet.Simone Richmond is a jeweller who lives in British Columbia but grew up just outside of Stratford. Her work in sterling ranges from sophisticated to whimsical. Shown here are her dangling cloud earrings.* Unfortunately we no longer have Anne or Simone's work.