Designs from the SoShiro collection, filmed by Omar Barchetta

Episode Six

Frozen in Time

with Sarah Warsop

Artist and Jeweller Sarah Warsop describes drawing and painting as a bridge between dance, jewellery, movement and metal. She met her client Nicky Gray at a yoga session, where they discovered a mutual interest in jewellery and design.

Using a fabulous aquamarine gem as a starting point, this episode explores how to shape a brief and provides insight into commissioning from the perspectives of the maker and the client.

Adriana joins Sarah and Nicky in conversation, discussing the creative and practical aspects of designing and making something unique. Together, they look at how to capture identity and movement in metal, in addition to the importance of embracing the unknown and unexpected outcomes that follow.

Episode Six

Frozen in Time

with Sarah Warsop

Designs from the SoShiro collection, filmed by Omar Barchetta

Artist and Jeweller Sarah Warsop describes drawing and painting as a bridge between dance, jewellery, movement and metal. She met her client Nicky Gray at a yoga session, where they discovered a mutual interest in jewellery and design.

Using a fabulous aquamarine gem as a starting point, this episode explores how to shape a brief and provides insight into commissioning from the perspectives of the maker and the client.

Adriana joins Sarah and Nicky in conversation, discussing the creative and practical aspects of designing and making something unique. Together, they look at how to capture identity and movement in metal, in addition to the importance of embracing the unknown and unexpected outcomes that follow.

“Try and keep the freedom of the brief as open as possible.
That’s where the magic happens.”

Nicky Gray, Client of Artist & Jeweller Sarah Warsop

“Try and keep the freedom of the brief as open as possible. That’s where the magic happens.”

Nicky Gray, Client of Artist & Jeweller Sarah Warsop

Our Guest

Sarah Warsop

Jeweller & Choreographer

Sarah is a jeweller, painter and mark-maker. She danced professionally for over 25 years with Rambert Dance company and Siobhan Davies Dance before completing an MA at St Martins in Jewellery. She now works on capturing movement and music in metal and on paper.

Sarah was made Jeweller in Residence at the British Library and is a Queen Elizabeth Scholarship Trust scholar. She has shown her drawings, paintings and jewellery in gallery exhibitions and fairs, and her work has been supported by Arts Council England.

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