Laura Ellison's Profile
As a self-taught jeweler, Laura Ellison creates and designs contemporary jewelry with mixed metals and resins. My time and energy are focused on creating jewelry that is bold and distinctive. Even as a child, I was always interested in craft making. Sixteen years ago, I found myself unhappy at my job, and deciding I needed a change, I began to pursue beading and mixed -media.
Greatly inspired by nature, my pieces are colorful, textured and organic. I believe the character of my jewelry comes from the fact that it is handmade. If there are hammer or file marks in my jewelry, I sometimes just leave them, giving my jewelry character and making each piece unique.
I live with a wonderful husband and a fantastic son named Hunter on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. I love animals and do rescue work, so it is not unsual for me to go to work with dogs,cats or a pig tagging along. I love being…
- Born on November 5
- Joined October 18, 2009