Jess is a full-time metal smith and mother of two in Palm Harbor FL. She graduated from the University of the Arts in 2006 with her BFA in jewelry and metalsmithing. After Jess graduated she worked as a goldsmith at a jewelry store in PA where she honed her craft and knowledge in commercial jewelry. In 2009 she moved to Florida and perused her love for art jewelry. Jess is strongly influenced by the sea and nature around her. She uses many different processes including enameling, stone setting and precious metal clay to create her unique one of a kind jewelry.