Falmouth student designs with real honeycomb to highlight bee crisis.

Jasmine Bowden is in her second year studying contemporary crafts at University College Falmouth but also studied jewellery and silversmithing for a year in Birmingham.

The necklace featured here, designed by Bowden, was designed to highlight the worrying issue of our declining bee population.


The open-ended necklace has been crafted from rope, resin, blackened copper and real honeycomb.

This article first appeared in the June 2012 issue of Professional Jeweller magazine. Are you a student or recent graduate and want to be featured in Bench Fresh? Email info@professionaljeweller.com