web analytics

grzegorz blazko: flair, style and craftsmanship

While I was surfing around the internet looking for information about yesterday’s feature artist I found one more jeweler from Poland to end our week.  Again, I couldn’t unearth much information in English about Grzegorz Blazko or his work, but one thing is clear: When you are looking at a Blazko, you know you are looking at a Blazko.

[nonmember]The remainder of this archived post is for Members Only. Click here to become a member or to get a one day pass. If you are a member, please login to view the post. [/nonmember]

[private_archives]

blazko1

blazko2

blazko3

blazko4

blazko_bracelet

blazko_bracelet_large

The dots and squares pattern present on most of his pieces is part of the signature style (something he calls “Black and White Chessboard with a Rusty Dot in the Middle of Every Square”), but the unusual settings and excellent craftsmanship are equally distinctive features. Looks like enamel with jewels encrusted in some of the pieces. I’m counting on my metalsmith friends to let us know.

This You Tube slideshow offers a closer look at a selection from Blazko’s collection.

[/private_archives]

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

2 Responses to grzegorz blazko: flair, style and craftsmanship

Leave a reply