Tag archive for contemporary jewellery

Magazine Sieraad Art Fair Amsterdam 2017

Magazine Sieraad Art Fair Amsterdam 2017

Look how beautiful our ring is shown in the Magazine of Sieraad Art Fair 2017! Yes it’s the ring on the top right with the purple stone, an amethyst. In only a few weeks time Sieraad Art Fair will start! Jan and I are busy…

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Sieraad Art Fair 2017

Sieraad Art Fair 2017

Building the stands for Sieraad Art Fair 2017 in de gashouder in Amsterdam. In only a few weeks time Sieraad Art Fair will start! Jan and I are busy making new jewelry for this beautiful fair. Like every year Sieraad Art Fair is held in…

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Exhibition at Galerie Cecile van Eeden

Exhibition at Galerie Cecile van Eeden

Brooch Pepper and Salt, a joint design by Jan Kerkstra and me. These and many more brooches of our hand can be found in the exhibition at Cecile van Eeden Gallery The exhibition; Make a Statement with a Brooch can be seen from 17 September to…

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Our booth at ARTzaanstad

Our booth at ARTzaanstad

After posting a few photos on Facebook, many of you asked to show more photos of our booth. Well here they are … our booth at ARTzaanstad! The design of the booth is my idea and we built it together. Here I am, like almost always, in…

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And yet again another jewelry photo shoot

And yet again another jewelry photo shoot

Time again for another jewelry photo shoot of our newly made jewelry! To show the jewelry on the hand and to show the size of a piece of jewelry better, we sometimes make use of a model. We are very happy with our model, she had…

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A true spring recipe and other issues

A true spring recipe and other issues

Every year it amazes me how good it feels when spring is on it’s way. The other day I found this true spring recipe on Pinterest. Carpaccio with shaved radishes. Needed: shaved radishes, purple radish sprouts, pine nuts and grated lemon peel. The recipe didn’t call…

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The story of the new old necklace

The story of the new old necklace

Ha, ha the story of the new old necklace ??? Recently a lady came by our atelier. It had been years since we had seen her. When I helped the lady out of her coat, both Jan and I immediately saw the necklace she was wearing. Oh…

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There’s work to be done

There’s work to be done

There’s work to be done. It’s been very quiet for a while in our atelier, not many people came by. And suddenly here they are again; the beautiful commissions. Including these … to be continued …

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Sneak preview of Sieraad Art Fair 2016

Sneak preview of Sieraad Art Fair 2016

Almost before Sieraad Art Fair 2016 starts! Jan and I are busy finishing the last jewelry pieces and also with building the interior of the booth. It promises to be a special edition because SIERAAD celebrates its 15th anniversary! We were there the first time 15…

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Gems

Gems

Last weekend we visited a gemstone fair in Germany. It is my favorite way of shopping! We always try to find stones that are cut in a special way. Most of the gems are one of a kind pieces. It is always such a pleasure to…

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