Jennifer's Profile

About

Hello, and welcome to Silkspinner Designs!

I am from the US, but I moved to Europe in 1996 and I have been enjoying myself here ever since. This corner of Switzerland has been my home since 2003.

I enjoy creating jewelry, learning new techniques and trying out different materials. I have been studying metal smithing here in Basel since April 2011, and I became certified in basic gemology by the Swiss Gemological Institute in August 2012. Metals and gemstones are my favorites, but I'm always on the lookout for materials with interesting colors, textures and shapes to incorporate into my pieces.

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  • Born on October 4
  • Joined March 5, 2011

Favorite materials

Gemstones, precious metals, base metals, alloys, glass beads, crystals, clay, seeds, wood, tiger tail, silk

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SilkspinnerDesigns
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About

Hello, and welcome to Silkspinner Designs!

I am from the US, but I moved to Europe in 1996 and I have been enjoying myself here ever since. This corner of Switzerland has been my home since 2003.

I enjoy creating jewelry, learning new techniques and trying out different materials. I have been studying metal smithing here in Basel since April 2011, and I became certified in basic gemology by the Swiss Gemological Institute in August 2012. Metals and gemstones are my favorites, but I'm always on the lookout for materials with interesting colors, textures and shapes to incorporate into my pieces.

Thanks for visiting my shop! Please come back soon as I add new items as often as I can.

Better yet, would you like to receive my newsletter on new listings, shop sales and shows? Subscribe using this form: http://eepurl.com/jVDbz

"Silkspinner" is the English translation of our family name from a few generations back. My ancestors lived in this region before emigrating to America in the late 1800's.

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