Sharon produces art because she must. She describes herself as a person obsessed with beads and making jewelry. “I have always had a passion for passion itself”, states Sharon. “To be able to create a mood or stir an emotion in someone through my creativity, makes me feel that I have done my job”. Sharon […]
Not only does Karen McGovern produce beautiful unique jewelry she has a big mission behind her work. “Art and nature are one and same to me.” Karen states, “You cannot have one without the other. My goal is to create art that represents this link and raises awareness and funds for the wildlife conservation.” Now, […]
It gives me great pleasure to share with you the delightful Stephanie Gard Buss. Stephanie has been on the Nunn Design Innovation Team since January 2012 and has been such a delight to get to know (I feel like I’m signing her high school yearbook…). She is funny (and will get my previous joke), a […]
***UPDATE: Call is closed! Will announce the Team on December 4th. *** Nunn Design’s Open Call for Design Team Apply Here In 2011 Nunn Design sought out talented individuals who became part of an extraordinary community of artisans — the Nunn Design 2012 Innovation Team. We experienced such great success that we want to do […]
How Debbi Simon finds the time to do all that she does, I just don’t know. Besides being my ad rep for Interweave Publications, she always seems to show up somewhere teaching a class, being featured in a magazine, or offering video classes at Craftsy or Beaducation. I have found Debbi to be consistently pushing […]
Yep, it is true. Stephanie is our girl of the hour…AGAIN. And what isn’t there to love about this project. Metal Stamping, beads, fiber, and images…oh my! Stephanie’s simple step-by-step instructions makes it easy for a beginner to imagine the possibilities of creating true lovelies and also provides the advanced jewelry artist with inspiration. Please […]
Christi has a great polymer clay bracelet featured in BeadStyle this month. Her step-by-step photos make the process look like a piece of cake. The Nunn Design® Patera Bezels and Findings are a great fit for the polymer clay artist. The clay can be baked right in the findings, creating such a sophisticated piece of […]
If you haven’t had a chance to pick-up a copy of Handcrafted Jewelry, let’s give you a peek at two projects that Becky Nunn and Innovation Team Member, Karen McGovern, have in this issue. Both are easy projects that provide you with high-end looking results. We hope you have a chance to check them out!
I have been following Laurie’s work for several years now, always drooling over her lovelies. Recently, at BeadFest Philadelphia, I had a chance to connect with Laurie. Not only is her work lovely, but she herself is lovely. This is to be expected – a person who can do this type of work, has to […]
I discovered the work of Aga Kruk recently at Craftsy. Although I haven’t yet watched the class I purchased, I am truly smitten with Aga. Yes, her work is elegant and delicate, but it isn’t just that. It makes me feel a certain way. The beauty fills me to the core of my being. Reading […]
Ellie Mac created this great ring while demoing in our booth in Tucson. Here are the step-by-step instructions from Jewelry Making Daily on how to make this fun ring using epoxy clay and chatons. Thank you Ellie!
Jennifer, an Aussie living with her family in the United States, always loved the sensuality and imperfection of hand cast resin. Upon moving to the States she was unable to find anything like the pieces she desired, so, with time on her hands decided to make them herself. Thank goodness because these pieces are truly […]
A Nunn Design locket can be a great photo charm for a handmade jewelry necklace or bracelet. Photo jewelry is a trend that is still going strong. Who can resist a picture of your loved ones? Each piece is cast in pewter and hand buffed, plated and cleaned. The glass is of the finest quality […]
Pauletta Brooks has a great rap sheet! Her design work has been credited in major fashion magazines and journals including: Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, The New York Times, New York Magazine, Details, The Daily News, and Ornament Magazine. Her crafts have been featured in Handcraft Magazine, Sundance, Plaid Industry books, at the galleries at FIT and […]
Make Rings Using Mixed Media Techniques, Resin, Epoxy Clay, Polymer Clay, Fabric and Found Objects! The possibilities are endless for making unique rings. Learn how to make a ring with Nunn Design easy ring making techniques and inspirational ring projects. Use Nunn Design adjustable ring blanks to make your own ring after being inspired from […]