Jinks McGrath is a designer jeweller, teacher and author. She trained at Berkshire College of Art and Design. Jinks works in all the precious metals and enamels. She also uses precious and semi-precious stones. Most of her pieces are one-offs and she is very happy to discuss commissions. She runs jewellery courses from her workshop in Sussex and also teaches in Thailand, Mexico and Afghanistan.
She has written six books about jewellery making and enamelling; her latest, Jewellery Making A Complete Course for Beginners was published in 2007. She has exhibited her jewellery widely, including Goldsmiths Fair, Dazzle, Art in Action and Glyndebourne.
Telephone: 01273 890771
Address: Streat Place Barn, Streat, Nr. Ditchling, Sussex BN6 8RU
Opening times: Brighton Festival Open Houses, weekends in May. Christmas Show at Streat Place Barn, weekends in December. Other times by appointment, please.