Jan Palmer's Profile
I have had an obsession with jewelry my entire life. At age 17, after taking a 10-week course in silversmithing, I knew this is what I wanted to do as my life's work. Much of my career has been in the fashion/costume jewelry field. I have traveled extensively as a designer throughout the Orient, India and the Philippines using many materials for mass production and import.
My goal now is to make a quality made in the USA sustainable product from recycled metals. My work features a unique texture. I think of it as something dug up out of a pirates chest, worn from time. As you wear it, you add your own uniqueness to the piece.
Sculpture of the human figure is another passion of mine. Many of my pieces have a sculptural feel, and all are nice to the touch. No sharp edges on my designs.
I presently own a…
- Born on November 30
- Joined February 5, 2011