Kay N / Wireworking Specialist Jeweller
Areas of expertise
An introduction to wire and wire weaving
Various weaves, their uses in jewellery and best use for your project
Hammering and shaping wire
Coiled coils and using them in your work
Kay is a very experienced Wireworking specialist Jeweller whose complex designs have been featured in Making Jewellery Magazine
Throughout her life Kay has been an enthusiast knitter, weaving wire was an inevitable leap and a passion for collecting beautiful cabochons and minerals influenced her original desire to create jewellery that could capture these natural treasures, which led her to become an accomplished specialist Jeweller.
Kay has continued to develop her skills and unique designs, and now feels able to share some of those skills and techniques with others.
First and foremost wire weaving is about the weave, and creating a beautiful even weave is quite an obsession! After attending various silversmithing courses Kay may also incorporate soldered elements into her jewellery.
Kay is a member of the prestigious Association of Contemporary Jewellers.
Kay continues to knits and undertakes a wide variety of other crafts including traditional Jewellery making techniques, to aid in the development and dimension of her Wireworking Jewellery and influence her design ideas.
Kay works in her studio in Cambridge where she undertakes commission for clients, many of whom are in the USA where Wirework Jewellery is held in high esteem.
Location : Cambridge
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Learn from Kay
To check Kay's availability and to obtain a quote or information about a 1-day one-to-one session with her, email Dawn Meaden-Johnson at