About Julia de Klerk
Julia is jewellery designer-maker based in Hampshire. She creates colourful pieces inspired by bold patterns and graphic elements. Now working under her self named business she stocks her work to a number of independent shops and art galleries in the UK and Europe including the Tate Modern and Tate Online.
Julia has hosted creative workshops for adults and children here at Making Space. She welcomes commissions for individual clients or commercial projects.
Having had a strong interest in making and materials from a young age, Julia graduated from Goldsmiths University of the Arts with a BA in Design. Since then Julia has practiced in various design and jewellery mediums including graphic design, sterling silver jewellery and resin casting.
Julia now works as an acrylic jewellery designer using a mix of modern laser cutting techniques, heat bending and traditional sterling silver jewellery components to create her unique and colourful pieces.
Jewellery Design & Manufacture, Silver Jewellery, Resin casting, Laser Cutting, Photoshop, Illustrator,