Layers of Beauty: The Artistry of Grisaille Enamel Jewelry with Enamel Art Jeweler, Marianne Hunter

Episode 118

Marianne Hunter’s journey to become an enamel jewelry artist unfolded organically; it’s no wonder why her jewelry making process has an organic quality as well. As a self-taught artist, Marianne follows her intuition to choose the colors and composition of her grisaille enamel pieces. She joined the Jewelry Journey Podcast to talk about the childhood […]

Read More →

Narrative Jewelry: Seeing the Invisible

Episode 117

What you’ll learn in this episode: What automatons are, and how Kimberly started making them How jewelry helps us tell stories and access imaginary realms  Why living on St. John influences Kimberly’s work in unexpected ways How Kimberly connects to her intuition to make her pieces About Kimberly Nogueira Kim Nogueira is an automaton maker […]

Read More →

Seeking Affordable Quality Jewelry? Look for Vermeil, According to Designer Lausanne Miller

Episode 77

What you’ll learn in this episode: What “demi-fine jewelry” means. Why vermeil is the “gold” standard for plated jewelry. How Lausanne’s previous work as a fashion designer inspires her jewelry line.  How Shop Lausanne has remained flexible during the coronavirus pandemic.  About Lausanne Miller: After spending 13 years as a fashion designer and director for […]

Read More →

New Book Captures the Story of Mark Patterson Jewelry with Josette Patterson & Amy Elliott

Episode 115

What you’ll learn in this episode: The history of Mark Patterson, and the serendipitous moments that launched Josette’s career How the bridal and engagement jewelry market has changed over the years A jewelry veteran’s advice for young jewelers The creative process of developing a jewelry book About Josette Patterson Josette Patterson is cofounder and creative […]

Read More →