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Jessica Tenbusch // Limited production jewelry

Ypsilanti, Michigan · 86 Sales

equilibria

Jessica Tenbusch // Limited production jewelry

Ypsilanti, Michigan 86 Sales On Etsy since 2007

5 out of 5 stars
(52)

Announcement   Visit my website: jessicatenbusch.com
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I work in sterling silver and stones to create work inspired by non-human animals. All the animal materials were either found by me or by others. All work is created by me here in Ypsilanti, Michigan.

This collection of jewelry is an extension of my artwork. I work in metal, wood and 2D materials. To see my work, visit www.jessicatenbusch.com

Please contact me with any questions or commissions. I take commissions on a case by case basis.

Announcement

Last updated on Mar 2, 2017

Visit my website: jessicatenbusch.com
Instagram: http://instagram.com/jessicatenbusch
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/jessicaat6/

I work in sterling silver and stones to create work inspired by non-human animals. All the animal materials were either found by me or by others. All work is created by me here in Ypsilanti, Michigan.

This collection of jewelry is an extension of my artwork. I work in metal, wood and 2D materials. To see my work, visit www.jessicatenbusch.com

Please contact me with any questions or commissions. I take commissions on a case by case basis.

Jessica Tenbusch

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Reviews

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5 out of 5 stars
(52)
LaurenBV

LaurenBV on Aug 11, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Extremely happy with my interactions with the seller and love my ring!

phatbuoeee

phatbuoeee on Jun 5, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

I had been eyeing this ring for a long while and snagged the last one left in my size! It's so finely made and beautiful, I feel lucky to have one. The cast is incredibly detailed. My ring shipped in a secure package within the time stated in the shop policies, and Jessica provides really great customer service & support. Thank you so much!

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Updates

Two new pairs of earrings up in the shop! I'm having fun pairing the bones with geometric shapes
Anyone can rock my jewelry, but some of my pieces are made to be for men and women like this newly listed vertebrae pendant on an adjustable leather cord. Check out my shop to see more styles for everyone!
I've got a stash of never listed before pieces! Check out these bird vertebrae hoops. Keep your eyes peeled for more coming soon!
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About

I am an artist living and working in Ypsilanti, Michigan making jewelry and sculpture. My work is inspired by non-human animals, both their life and death as well as their lives in interaction with our own. All the animal materials were either found by me or by others and no animals were harmed. All work is created by me in my shared studio. I hold an MFA in metalsmithing, I strive for high craftsmanship and attention to details in my work.

The bones used in my designs are cast in metal using the lost wax method of casting. I create a mold from the bones I find and then create multiple wax models from the mold. Bone burns at a much higher temperature than the temperatures used in the lost wax method, therefore I cannot cast directly from the bones. Insects I find are cast directly.

This collection of jewelry is an extension of my artwork. I work in metal, wood and 2D materials. To see my work, visit www.jessicatenbusch.com

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  • Jessica Tenbusch

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    I am an artist living and working in Ypsilanti, Michigan. In 2014, I received my Masters of Fine Arts from Eastern Michigan University. My practice is located within Ypsi Alloy Studios, a 3D arts studio I help run with two other local artists.

Shop policies

Last updated on August 26, 2016
Hello! Welcome to my shop. Below you will find many helpful answers to your questions. If you have any additional questions, please do not hesitate to convo me.

Accepted payment methods

  • Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
Returns and exchanges
I want you to be completely happy with your purchase. If within 7 days of the shipping date you are not happy with your purchase, I will refund your purchase provided the item(s) are in their unworn and original condition with original packaging. Please note, you are responsible for the return shipping and your refund will have the original shipping deducted.

If your item is intended to be a gift and your return request falls outside of the 7 days policy, then please contact me. I want your recipient to be happy as well!

I unfortunately cannot accept returns for custom work except for items which have been custom made for ring size only.

If there is an error in your order or if the item is damaged or defective, please let me know right away. If any defects occurs within the first 90 days of purchase from normal usage, I will repair your item free of charge and will reimburse your shipping fees. If defects occur outside of the 90 day period, please contact me so we can work something out.
Payment
I accept payment through Etsy's direct checkout.

I do layaways on items priced over $100. Please send me a convo if you are interested in setting up a payment plan.
Shipping
In stock items will ship out within 2-3 business days. For listings that are made to order, like rings in different sizes, please allow 4-5 business days for creation and shipment.

Please allow 2-3 weeks for some custom items, such as modification to a current style, to be made and shipped. Other custom items may take long depending on design time or special materials. These custom orders will be discussed on an individual basis and will include a time estimate.

All domestic items will ship with USPS with tracking. Items over $100 will have shipping insurance added. If you would like to add insurance for items $100 and under, signature confirmation, or other added services, please convo me prior to purchase.

International purchases will be shipped USPS as well. International customers are responsible for all customs fees, duties and import charges that may apply at the time of delivery.