Sheila Westera’s Uniquely Sophisticated And Luxurious Fine Jewelry Forms A Genre Unto Itself

While many jewelry designers and makers produce work that is artistically derivative, mass marketed and coveted for material rather than artistic value, Swiss-based, Holland-born Sheila Westera is an unparalleled jewelry artist who creates refined jewelry-making techniques and designs that are immediately recognizable as hers, and hers alone. Having pioneered proprietary; patented techniques for weaving, wrapping and sculpting sterling silver, 18-karat gold or 14-karat gold-filled wire around every imaginable gemstone and hard stone, Westera is making unique contributions to the narrative of jewelry history.

→ Continue reading at Forbes

[ufc-fb-comments url="http://www.newyorkmetropolitan.com/life/sheila-westeras-uniquely-sophisticated-and-luxurious-fine-jewelry-forms-a-genre-unto-itself"]

Latest Articles

Related Articles