Project Description

A very handsome Azure Kingfisher

cloisonné enamel brooch

This little guy is a beauty! He’s unique and very lovely. It’s hard to photograph the vibrancy of enamel jewelry, he’s much more gorgeous in person and will enhance any occasion.

fine & sterling silver, vitreous enamel

Enameling is a very labour intensive process. The transparent enamels in this brooch were applied and fired between 20-30 times. Building up colours slowly and carefully is what makes cloisonné enamel jewellery shimmer.

For a more detailed description of the process please refer to the Techniques section at the bottom of the home page.