Wed 08 Aug 2012
Tom Bowtell goes to East Finchley to visit the attic-workshop of Who’s Who in Gold and Silver subscriber and award-winning architectural jeweller, Vicki Ambery-Smith.
There is a stand at Goldsmiths’ Fair (usually on the ground floor, around to the left) which always has a group of engrossed customers around it, eagerly discussing the work and asking to see pieces up close. S...
Wed 01 Aug 2012
Tom Bowtell visits the leading contemporary jeweller, and esteemed Who’s Who in Gold and Silver subscriber, Jane Adam, to talk about a fascinating 3-decade career which has been driven by an obsession with experimentation and a fascination with the relationship between object and wearer.
Sitting in her elegantly cluttered workshop, expertly shaping an aluminium earring while she talk...