Jeweller of the Month
Victoria is a designer silversmith, based in Derbyshire. Her works are inspired by personal stories, family connections and the symbols that represent them. After University, Victoria spent ten years working in a Fine Jewellery Boutique, where she gained a wealth of experience working with top designers and closely with clients helping them celebrate life moments. A desire to be more creative and more hands on lead her to peruse a Masters. Victoria offers a bespoke design service to create your very own unique item of handcrafted jewellery.
Upcoming Jewellery Workshops
Precious Metal Clay Jewellery with Becca Macdonald
Sunday 7th March 2021
10:15am – 4:00pm
During this workshop you will be introduced to the magical of precious metal clay, once fired this material transforms into solid silver. This workshop is an introduction to Silver Clay, ideal for beginners. After some time exploring mark making and developing design ideas with regular clay, you will then be shown how to recreate your favourite designs in silver clay. After lunch you will torch fire your Silver Clay pieces and witness the magic before your very eyes. After refining and polishing your creations, you will leave with one or two finished pieces of one of kind, silver jewellery.
The Ropewalk has a growing reputation for its collection of contemporary jewellery with prices ranging from a few pounds to a few hundred – there is always something for everyone.
Each jeweller represented by The Ropewalk hand produces and designs their own jewellery creating pieces with a unique quality.
Our jewellery is displayed in a beautifully crafted bespoke cabinet made by Lincolnshire designer Tim Rinaldi. It formed part of commission, along with our counter in the Craft Gallery, funded by Arts Council England. If you wish to see more of Tim’s work please visit his website.
Own Art makes buying art easy and affordable by letting you spread the cost of your purchase over 10 months with an interest free loan. Ask at the gallery for further details.