Thursday, June 11, 2009
Featured artist - Jodi Bombardier
Jodi Bombardier is a self-taught jewelry designer of 8 years who discovered wire wrapping in 2005 and knew that she had found her niche. Her jewelry is currently sold in stores in Arizona and Utah. Jodi is also a well-published jewelry author, writing for Interweave - Step By Step Wire magazine since 2005 and she also is a co-writer for the book Wire Style 50 Unique Jewelry Designs. Jodi is currently writing her own book on wire jewelry with a publication date of November 2010! Her love for baskets inspired her to begin weaving with wire which has led to her most recent line, Hilltribe. The success of the Hilltribe line has been amazing and Jodi continues to design stunning woven wire jewelry.
Jodi's works are sold on Artfire and on her website Jewels by Jules. Here you can find tons of useful information about jewelry, tutorials and see her beautiful creations!
Check out her amazing bracelets made of leather cord, silver and gemstone.
She also owns a medical transcription service. The service is ran by her manager which allows Jodi to design new jewelry, work on her book and continue writing for Step By Step Wire magazine.