Fancy some hygge this spring?
13th May 2018 News

Manchester Art Gallery has a Nordic-inspired exhibition opening in the Design Gallery on Friday 6th July. In response to this, eleven members of Manchester Jewellers Network have a jewellery exhibition starting early June in the Manchester Art Gallery Shop.  All the jewellery is for sale and has been designed and handmade by selected members of […]

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Meet the Maker
02nd May 2018 News

This month we are looking closely at the beautiful work of Jenny Rothwell. Can you tell us a bit about yourself and your work? Hi, I am Jenny, I make anodised aluminium and silver jewellery in my garden shed. I am a huge fan of all things floral, I love to walk in the Peaks […]

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Meet the Maker
16th Jan 2018 News

Our Monthly Meet the Maker is back for 2018 and this January we are chatting to MJN member Ilona Palarz, the other half of Kula Gallery and owner of Tillverkaren.   Can you tell us a bit about yourself and your work? Hi ! I’m  Ilona, I grew up in a small village just outside […]

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Meet the Maker
05th Oct 2017 News

In our October issue of Meet the Maker we are finding out all about talented Bishopsland graduate, Gemma Scully. Can you tell us a bit about yourself and your work?   I was born and raised just outside the city in Greater Manchester. I moved away to study, completing a BA hons in Jewellery and Metalwork at UCA and then a year at Bishopsland Educational Trust. […]

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Meet the Maker
01st Sep 2017 News

Our September edition of Meet the Maker delves into the work and life of independent  jewellery designer and gallery owner Maja Piechocka. Can you tell us a bit about yourself and your work? My name is Maja Piechocka and I am a freelance jewellery and candle designer, I am also a co-owner of Destreza Designs […]

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Meet the Maker
01st Aug 2017 News

For our August update of ‘Meet the Maker’ we would like to introduce to you, Laura Johnson. Having graduated from Manchester School of Art last year she has continued to live and work in Manchester where the surrounding urban streets provide her with bursts of inspiration. Can you tell us a bit about yourself and your […]

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Meet the Maker
06th Jun 2017 News

This month’s ‘Meet the Maker’ delves into the life and work of Sam Smith, Jewellery designer and maker at ‘Enchanted Nymph’. Can you tell us a bit about yourself and your work?  I’m a little too close to 40 for my liking haha.  I was born in Malta and moved to the UK when I […]

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Meet the Maker
05th May 2017 News

For this months ‘Meet the Maker’ we are sitting down with Francesca Lobb, a West Yorkshire based maker who is new to the scene and became a member of MJN in 2016 after graduating from Manchester School of Art. Can you tell us a bit about yourself and your work?  I graduated from Manchester School […]

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Meet The Maker
01st Apr 2017 News

We would like to introduce to you our new monthly update ‘Meet the Maker’. Each month we will be posting a little bit about one of our talented MJN members who has taken the time to answer our questions and give a quick insight into their work and lifestyle!   To kick-start the project we […]

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‘Material World’ Showcase at Manchester Art Gallery Shop
31st Jan 2017 Exhibitions

MJNs ‘Material World’ Showcase at Manchester Art Gallery Shop has fifteen members exhibiting new work from May 2016 until November 2016 [nggallery id=18]

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