She founded Midas Contemporary Applied Arts in 1999 in order to provide the people of Lincoln and its surrounding area with the opportunity to see and buy some of the best British examples of the crafts and fine arts. She previously founded the highly successful Bothy Gallery at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park near Wakefield and the Marble Gallery at the Bankfield Museum in Halifax
Her fun button and acrylic bead jewellery is amongst the most popular jewellery here. Call in to see us and to buy from the full range. Prices are between £5 - £30.
Leigh Shepherd uses vintage scrabble tiles, sixpences, and decorative japanese papers to create her quirky jewellery. Each piece is hand collaged and therefore no two pieces are alike. Turn your necklace or earrings over to find a scrabble letter or beautiful genuine sixpence, which makes up the base for the piece. Each piece comes in it's own matching tin. making it a perfect gift. Prices range from £16 - £29.
Zincwhite is an upcycling project based in Huddersfield which designs and handcrafts contemporary jewellery and fashion accessories. They use recycled Derwent colouring pencils for one of the ranges of jewellery. The waste pencils are taken straight from the factory and then transformed unique pieces. Prices range from £10 - £48