Contrasts Contemporary Jewellery Fair
The Annual Contemporary Jewellery Fair held in Rowlands Castle, Hampshire in November each year.
Jonquil's hallmarked silver jewellery is influenced by spirals and curves, incorporating silver beads and semi-
Sylvia designs and hand crafts her own unique collection of jewellery. Silver, gold and semi-
Gill Mallett designs and makes unique pieces of jewellery using precious metals and high quality gemstones. They are not of the latest ‘fashion’ – here today and gone tomorrow – but individual pieces of art, contemporary classics which have the potential to achieve the status of heirlooms.
Dawn’s jewellery is created at her home in The New Forest, Hampshire. Every piece is individual and unique, primarily silver but incorporating gold and semi-
Lynette is a largely self taught jewellery designer/maker. She makes mostly delicate, wearable jewellery from fine and sterling silver and enjoys using pearls and gemstones in her pieces. www.lynettejewel.com
Sam is a modernist artist and has a passion for experimentation in form, colour and texture. Many materials can be infused in the jewellery, from the traditional precious metals to those associated with industry and nature.
terling silver jewellery based on archaeological artefacts but
given a contemporary twist.
Each piece of my jewellery is unique . Working primarily in silver with gold detail and using precious and semi precious stones, I work to commission and sell from my studio. I offer a range of evening , day or weekend courses for beginners and those who want to develop existing skills.
Susan Jane Dunford
Susan creates sculptural boxes and jewellery inspired by architecture. Her imagery is taken from the rich textures and diverse forms of old buildings; flaking paint, weathered masonry, moss and lichens, extensions and alterations. She works in silver and gold to create tactile artefacts that capture a sense of playful imagination.
Jean uses glass creatively in a variety of styles to make beads and fused glass jewellery. She is influenced by colour in her garden and the natural world.
Wendy has drawn inspiration for her current range from Victorian pattern design, using fretwork, photo etching and enamel to show case the designs, creating vintage style pieces with a modern twist.
Wendy’s pieces are all made from Sterling silver in her beautiful garden workshop in Dorset.
Jane Russell uses colour and texture in semi-
My work is inspired by the natural forms around me. I work in silver and gold and often combine the two to accent details in the pieces.
Sheila is interested in form and movement as observed in nature, architecture and sculpture and influenced by early 20th century art movements. This is reflected in the geometric lines of her jewellery. She works in silver and titanium and bringing in colour through stones, glass, beads, resin and acrylic.
High quality jewellery and accessories, handcrafted in Hampshire using Swarovski crystals and Swarovski pearls. Member of the Wessex Guild of Craftsmen. Bespoke commissions accepted. Ideal for parties, presents, weddings, proms or just because you deserve a treat. Twinkling Hearts Jewellery -
Sharon is a Studio Jeweller currently working in predominantly silver, with the inclusion of some semi precious beads and stones, producing designs incorporating forging, woven wire and applied texture techniques some of which are highlighted with oxidization or gold, using the technique Keum Bo. www.thesouthseaworkbench.com
Katherine is a jewellery designer/maker based in Southsea, Hampshire. Semi-
Telephone: 07952 595171
Jewellery Designer and Gemmologist.
Limited edition fine jewellery collections, crafted from precious metals incorporating precious and semi precious gemstones and pearls.
Private bespoke commissions, consulting on a one to one basis, new design and regeneration of your Jewellery to compliment your wardrobe and lifestyle.
Karen makes unique contemporary jewellery using precious and semi-
Clean lines and angles of architecture standing strongly against delicate looking plants, the organic forms drew out traditional textile techniques such as knitting and natural dying, replicating the unpredictable element of nature.
Pendants, earrings and brooches from cast brass and sterling silver brought together with naturally dyed thread, knitted and formed by hand.
Contemporary jewellery inspired by nature and colour around me . The textured silver surfaces are highlighted with bronze, pearls, rough cut polished gemstones.
I'm a three-
Unique Handmade Silver and Beaded Jewellery.
Textured silver & crocheted bead work.
I design, cut and kiln-