Sheena Jewellery is completely designed and hand made by Sheena Purcell a full time jeweller and mom of three boys based in the lovely city of Montreal.
Coming from a long line of jewellers and metalsmiths it was a natural progression to be drawn to metal. I studied Fine art at NSCAD University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, in 2004 I graduated with a Major in jewelry design and metalsmithing.
Having grown up on the beautiful windswept island of Cape Breton, nature and life near the sea can be seen as a continuing theme in my work. Although I spent a number of years living in Japan, a subtle influence from this aesthetic can be seen as well in my work. My jewellery is mostly inspired by personal history and our surroundings, by capturing a piece of antique lace or a budding twig and immortalizing it in silver allowing it to be held close to the heart. My recent work is focusing on the…
- Born on June 26
- Joined December 3, 2007