Earrings Pathways Sterling Silver and Oxidised Sterling Silver
The Impressions Collection by Tara Lofhelm explores textural repetition and contrast through the ancient processes of stamping and embellishment onto sterling silver. Constantly shifting and evolving, these pieces illustrate the hand of their maker and aim to preserve a definitive, singular moment in time.
Dimensions: 1.5cm x 5cm approx
Materials: Sterling Silver. Hand made in Melbourne, Australia.
Tara Lofhelm is a jewellery designer and maker based in Melbourne, who has a serious passion for promoting and participating in the handmade contemporary jewellery movement. She holds a Bachelor of Creative Arts and an Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology (Jewellery).
Tara's pieces are meticulously crafted and focus on bold design and wearability, and her shapes form as a reaction to the making process; every strike of the hammer ensuring a unique outcome that illustrates the hand of their maker. Reflecting on ancient civilisations, Tara's jewellery aims to modernise time-honoured jewellery techniques and, in doing so, create a cultural artefact that preserves today's definitive moment in time.