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" Something old, something new . . . "

This slim brooch combines traditional materials such as 925/1000 sterling silver, 750/1000 white gold, blue sapphires and diamonds with space age Niobium combined with the more mundane Aluminium. My friend and collaborator Paul Smits did the research on this technique.

The Niobium is coloured by electricity to a blue colour by anodizing, to match the Sapphires...

©  Neil Aird
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