Jessica Briggs

A studio jeweler based in England, Jessica Briggs makes distinctive, very wearable textured jewelry. Briggs, who worked as a textile designer for ten years, brings a love and knowledge of pattern and texture to her jewelry design, which is characterized by the use of low-tech methodologies. She studied keum-boo, an ancient Korean technique for fusing fine gold foil to silver, under a Korean tutor, and was quick to foresee its potential when combined with her experimentations in texturing silver. While keum-boo is widely taught now, Briggs pioneered its use in the United Kingdom, and her work continues to be at the forefront of experimentation and quality.


‹‹ back to artist index

* indicates required