Kate Barton

Contemporary Jewellery. Illustration. Animation.

Long-Prisms Stack Chain

Discovering new forms by lengthening the prisms and adding sterling silver plate.

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New Earrings

“Flat Cylindricals” hook earrings in sterling silver or oxidised sterling silver. I first made a pair for the 2017 Fingers group show alongside a matching necklace. The “Crush” bangles I … Continue reading

April 4, 2018 · Leave a comment

Long-Prism Stack Pendant

A pair of structural details threaded onto a chain. I’m heading to my workshop to make up more combinations today, yay!

February 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

Miss-Match Stamped Drop Studs

In my childhood I bought many little packets of glass seed beads (still stashed in special boxes tied with ribbon). It is great fun to use stone beads in my … Continue reading

February 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

New Earrings

These everyday hoop earrings are really fun to make. It’s quite a noisy process with a fair bit of hammering involved. I like the way the pattern is always a … Continue reading

December 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Dark Prisms

I’ve been having fun with this type of work for a while. They reference complex structures and how they form from simple codes and also drawing, pulling line work into … Continue reading

February 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Dot Punch Chain

Handmade sterling silver chain using my tiny punches. Finished with an ‘S’ shaped dot punched hook.

September 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

Iceberg Brooch

When worn, this iceberg catches light in its layers of engraved lines.

September 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

Spiral Rings

These organic spiral rings stamped with geometric patternsĀ  loosely reference the ancient symbol the Ouroboros.

September 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

Stacking Rings

I’m putting my hammer and anvil to use making these new little stacking rings. They have been punched with tiny geometric stamps that I have made. The blackened surface polishes … Continue reading

September 15, 2012 · Leave a comment