Colours of Country Jewellery Kit
Create your own earrings, inspired by colours of Country, with these beautiful, natural jewellery kits from Wiradjuri artist, Ange Jeffrey.
Containing all the materials and instructions you need to make your own one-of-a kind set of earrings, follow the guidelines or go freestyle making wearable art unique to you.
With all natural coloured raffia, emu feathers, shells, seed pods and nuts, collected on Country, choose from four beautiful colour tones representing Australian landscapes - Ocean Blue, River Blue, Desert Orange and Forest Green.
- Sterling silver ear hooks
- Coloured and natural raffia strands
- Emu feathers
- Small shells
- Native Australian seeds / nuts
- Hemp or cotton cords
- Small beads
Natural materials may vary due to availability throughout the year.
About Ange Jeffery
Wiradjuri artist, Ange Jeffery is a mixed media artist with a particular interest in jewellery and body adornment. Growing up on Country in central west NSW, with Wambuul (Macquarie River) had a lasting influence and inspiration in her art practice. With an environmental science background, Ange balances her technical ability with creative pursuits. Her values are represented in her work, a preference for using responsibly sourced materials, including collected and recycled natural and manmade items. Her work is organic, combining her Culture with contemporary techniques and objects.
Ange is an Artist Member of the Indigenous Art Code, adding her voice to the call for fair and ethical trade with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists and transparency in the promotion and sale of artwork.