Violeta Izquierdo BFA

Violeta Izquierdo is a Halifax based jewellery designer and maker.  She has graduated from NSCAD University, majoring in Jewellery and Metalsmith.  Her work is a reflection of the diverse cultural elements of her birthplace of Colombia and of her immigration to Canada. Violeta combines traditional metalsmith techniques with non-traditional materials and is fascinated with balancing intricate textural elements and colour to create playful yet elegant contemporary jewellery.

Current / Upcoming Courses

16. Introduction to Jewellery

Learn the basics of jewellery design and fabrication techniques! In this course, students will explore methods such as soldering, cutting and piercing, stone setting and finishing techniques.  Open to any level of experience, students will work towards a chain, pendant, ring, or brooch of their very own design.