Metalsmith, Educator, Writer
Specializing in mixing gold with other metals and everyday objects to create richly detailed, unexpected pieces of jewelry, Andy Cooperman works out of a studio in Seattle, where he shares a creative community with like-minded metalsmiths and jewelers.
There is something that feels primal and otherworldly in the jewelry of Robin Cust. “To me, a successful piece of jewelry looks as if it could have been excavated from an ancient civilization,” she writes.
Tura Sugden’s subtle, light-hearted designs emphasize gemstones and Old-World goldsmithing techniques. She is inspired by the changes in the seasons and the way light reflects in a piece of jewelry.