We did the Fine Crafts show at the Memorial Art Gallery in Rochester NY this weekend. It’s always a sweet show to do; the museum treats us like gold, and the jurying is really great. It’s nice to be at a show where the quality of the work is consistently great from booth to booth.
One of our fellow exhibitors at this show was Jennifer Chin, a jeweler from the Boston area. We first met Jennifer at CraftBoston this past March. She was across the aisle from us. When I sliced my finger open during setup, she graciously donated bandaids to the cause so that I wouldn’t bleed all over our new flooring. I brought her some bandaids this weekend to pay her back.
Jennifer asked me if I would “mind” modeling her work during the show. Woo hoo!!! Twist my arm and make me wear fabulous jewelry! I think my new dramatically short haircut lent itself to the clean modern lines of her work.
On Saturday I got to wear the earrings from her “Spirit” motif:
On Sunday I wore the earrings from her “Stairway” line:
Man, did I ever feel lucky!
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