Interviews

Get inspiration from the movers and shakers of the jewelry world as we interview some of our favorite jewelry makers. Learn from their successes, achievements, and advice to help your own jewelry business grow.

Today we are so excited to have an interview with Chalea from Mune Studios. She is a self-taught jewelry artist who is constantly experimenting with new ideas to make jewelry that is beautiful yet durable, perfect for moms on the go. We asked Chalea to share a little bit about her life and her creative process with us.

Tell us more about you. Where are you from, what do you do for a living and how does making jewelry fit into your life?

My name is Chalea, I’m a self-taught metal maven and my other name is “mama.” I’ve got two little ones, a significant other, two dogs, two cats, and currently we all live in a house that...

Today we have an exclusive interview with burgeoning jewelry designer Jessica from The Renegade Jesster. She has been experimenting with electroforming to create beautiful and absolutely unique pieces we have never seen anywhere else. We asked Jessica to share a little bit about how making jewelry and running a business fits into her busy life.

Tell us more about you. Where are you from, what do you do for a living and how does making jewelry fit into your life?

I currently live in TX, although I never really considered it home. I am a stay-at-home momma of three and wife to my best friend. Making jewelry is how I save my sanity...

Branding is such an important part of building a handmade business, so to get down into the details we are excited to bring in branding expert Mich from Wilde Woman Design. She helps small businesses just like you get their feet off the ground with beautiful logos, social media photos, and website designs. We asked Mich to share with us a little bit about herself as a small business owner and for a few “behind the scenes” tips for jewelry designers to make it in the handmade world.

We have an inspiring interview post for you today! Tara Klingenstein-Meyer is the owner and designer of Ouroboros Designs. She began experimenting with jewelry design in college and now sells her jewelry through fashion retailers and boutique stores as well as through her own studio in the United States.

We had several questions for Tara about how she started out as a jewelry designer, what it’s like running her own business and how she’s grown her business to where it is today. Check out our questions and Tara’s answers below.

in Interviews on October 18, 2015 .

Today, we’re excited to bring you an interview with Colby June Fulton, a jewelry designer from just outside Aspen. Colby June first began making jewelry in her spare time and after her daughter was born, she worked hard to turn her passion into a fully-fledged successful business.

Today, we’re very excited to bring you an interview with jewelry designer and blogger Allison Beth Cooling, from Quiet Lion Creations. We’ve been following Allison’s blog for a while, where we’re regularly inspired by her beautiful handmade jewelry.

In this interview, we asked Allison to tell us about herself and what inspires her creativity in jewelry-making. Please head on over to Allison’s blog after reading this to see her stunning creations for yourself!

Tell us more about you. Where are you from, what do you do for a living and how does making jewelry fit into your life?