About the Artist

 

Jennifer Yogel
jewelry artisan

“A well balanced design takes into consideration color, texture, symmetry and proportion."

My current collections feature a variety of delicate wrapping, weaving, and knitting techniques blending sterling silver and 14k gold fill wire, gemstones, and pearls.

I’m drawn to the simplicity of gentle curves, sharp angles, and distinctive texture. Each lightweight design is intended to complement the curvature of one’s face, neck, and skin tone.

I consider myself very lucky to have learned the viking knitting technique from my dear friend, fellow jewelry artisan and Danish native Hanne Bernstein.

 

Education

Southeastern Massachusetts University, now UMASS Dartmouth
BFA in Visual Design

DeCordova Museum School, Lincoln, MA
Silversmithing

Metalwerx, Waltham, MA

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Local Color Jewelry was a proud donor and participant in the 2014, 2015 and 2017 WGBH Fine Arts Auction.

Local Color Jewelry was recognized with an award for outstanding design by the Newton Open Studios Juried Fall Show in October 2010.

Local Color Jewelry is a member of the Newton Art Association.