Every great structure starts with a blueprint. Mies Van Der Rohe’s Barcelona Pavilion, Fallingwater’s cantilevered balconies, and Philip Johnson’s glass house all began with intersecting lines on paper. Simple sketches of shapes evolved into buildings that illuminated the essence of modern life. Los Angeles-based jewelry designer Lizz Roberts designs her collections of handmade silver and bronze jewelry, including earrings, necklaces, bracelets, rings and accessories by drawing from her intrigue with the shapes and processes that define modernism.
Raised in Austin, Texas by parents who were in the lumber business, Roberts grew up around construction, architecture, and all the elements it takes to build something from nothing. This proved to be formative to the designer who draws inspiration from her early memories of simple, purposeful, shapes and spaces and channels it into her…
- Joined February 19, 2009