Student Spotlight: Angie Colombo

When did you first start making jewelry?

I started making jewelry about 20 years ago.

What classes have you taken at Liloveve?

Intermediate Silversmithing, Tube Setting, Flush Setting, Rose Cut Diamond.

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Where do you draw your inspiration when designing your work?

I draw inspiration from nature and from architecture. I also draw inspiration from people that I make connections with.

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Where do you exhibit / sell your work?

Market NYC, Columbus Circle Holiday Market, Hester Street, Atlantic Antic, Crafts in Chelsea, Museum School Fair.

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Have you been featured in any press?

Not yet, but I will be in a blog for the Y Life coming soon.

What’s your favorite piece you’ve ever made?

My favorite piece that I’ve ever made was a pair of cuff links.  I unfortunately don’t have a photo of them. They were 14mm blue topaz, cushion cut stones set in a sterling silver bezel.

If you could travel anywhere, where would you go?

I would like to go to Italy, any part.

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If you could collaborate with another designer/artist, who would it be and why?

 Michelle Chang, beautifully simple with lots of animal references.

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I’m also interested in collaborating with PatrickIrlaJewelry and Arrok Jewelry.

What’s the most fun aspect of being a jewelry designer?

I get to create things.

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Where can we see your work?

You can find me on Etsy.

 

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