Maria Whetman's Profile
I call my little business Fluxplay Jewellery ; "flux n. flow; continuous succession of changes; substance mixed with metal etc. to assist fusion. play v. occupy oneself in activity, operation; free movement". (From the Oxford Popular Dictionary).
I am based in West Devon in the Tamar Valley where I have a small workshop and have been working as a jeweller, designer, maker and fully qualified teacher in high-schools and colleges since I graduated with a BA.hons in Jewellery design from Central Saint Martins School of Art & Design in the early 90's. Currently I am a part time lecturer at the Plymouth College of Art & Design in Devon and the flourishing Mid Cornwall School of Jewellery near Lostwithiel.
Having always admired the designs and colours of many printed steel biscuit tins, tea caddy’s, olive oil cans, etc, I…
- Joined April 24, 2008