rosemullion head home page photo

Lua Ribeira photoshoot

Posted by Mirri Damer in Stories

  The Photoshoot When in the process of updating my website, I wanted to use a photoshoot to capture the essence of my work. Many artists are inspired by Cornwall and I am no exception. But while the weather worn rocks , play of light, and rock pools all contribute to my visual language there […]

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hannah woodman and mirri damer collaboration

Sea and Sapphires collaboration

Posted by Mirri Damer in Stories

Collaboration between jeweller and painter Last year I was lucky enough to work with an artist on a collection of work inspired by landscape. The resulting collaboration and exhibition was fantastic, and the whole process was stimulating, rewarding and inspiring. http://www.hannahwoodman.co.uk/ In Hannah Woodman’s words….. This exhibition is a snapshot of two creative practitioners responding […]

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detail of Dawn French's Crown

A crown for Dawn French – queen of comedy!

Posted by Mirri Damer in Stories

I was commissioned by Falmouth University to design and make a ceremonial headpiece (crown) and brooch for the new chancellor of the university, Dawn French. During the whole process I worked closely with Dawn and the textile and fashion departments at the university, who designed the amazing fabric and and ceremonial gown. The brief was […]

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mirri heat treatment in Sri Lanka

From field to finger

Posted by Mirri Damer in Stories

Sourcing my gemstones I have always loved the  Engine houses scattered throughout the Cornish countryside conjuring up images of the county’s past mining heritage and glory days…..which in turn always made me  think carefully about where my own materials come from and a desire to source them personally, and of course super ethically.  In early […]

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