Category: Cool Jewels

Jennifer Jordan Park: contemporary cloisonné jewelry

Streaming Turqoise brooch by Jennifer Park

As enamel jewelry takes off again, a new generation of artists and collectors are discovering, experimenting, and reinventing. Many types of enameling are showing up at juried shows these days, but the form most commonly known is cloisonné. That’s Jennifer…

Snake & serpent: timeless jewelry icon

Gold and enamel snake bracelet

Snakesssss. Since civilization began, they’ve been lovingly recreated in precious material to slither up our fingers and wrists, tighten around our arms, clutch our hearts to our throats. Track them through the history of jewelry, and you find a fascinating…