Next in our Featured Artist series is the brilliant mixed media jewelry artist, Michele A Friedman of Chicago, IL
Lotus Flower Earrings in Blues and Greens by Michele A Friedman
Hand-fabricated sterling silver, wool felt Click the image above for more information
Drawing her inspiration from graphic, product, and furniture design, Michele has developed an innovative jewelry collection that combines the softness of wool felt with her signature oxidized hand-fabricated shapes.
Square Donut Hoops in Gem Tones by Michele A Friedman Hand-fabricated sterling silver, wool felt Click the photo above for more information
A native Chicagoan, Michele attended Parsons School of Design in New York city and has been featured in numerous national publications such as Lapidary Journal, Art Jewelry Today, and Metalsmith Magazine.
She has traveled the country showing her work at esteemed juried art and craft shows such as the Philadelphia Museum of Art and Craft Show, Art in the Pearl in Portland, OR, and Cherry Creek Art Festival in Denver, CO.
Long Rectangle Necklace in Bright Multicolors by Michele A Friedman
Hand-fabricated sterling silver, wool felt
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Her work has garnered awards such as Top Prize at the Plaza Art Fair in Kansas City, MO, First in Category at the Boston Mills Art Fest in Peninsula, OH, and Best of Show at the Morning Glory Fine Craft Fair in Milwaukee, WI.
We are honored to feature Michele's work at Bezel & Kiln and look forward to helping you find your favorite piece(s) when you visit us in-store or online!