Katie Jayne Britchford
Katie Jayne Britchford — Chrysocolla and Cuprite Heart Brooch
Katie Jayne is a Melbourne based jewellery artist. After studying at a jewellery in Melbourne she moved to Edinburgh,Scotland where that she first studied the art of Lapidary, the historic technique of stone cutting. Since returning, Katie has completed her Bachelor of Arts (honours) in Gold and Silversmithing at RMIT, stone cutting a dominant theme in her work.
Heart of Stone is a unique collection of hand cut brooches, each meticulously hand cut to enhance the beauty of the natural material.
Care should be taken when wearing and storing these objects. Stone is a strong material but can also break easily if dropped. The pins on the back are hand made sterling silver and the clasps are a base metal.
Materials: Chrysocolla and Cuprite
Dimensions: 6.5 cm x 3.5 cm