Jennifer Froh | Carousel Spinner

Artist: Jennifer Froh, Wisconsin
Materials: sterling silver
Size: 6

Artist Statement: This ring is playful and fun. Its body is large and architectural but it is made of sterling wire work so it is also dainty and extremely lightweight. The sphere at the top, The sphere at the top, mimicking the size of the ring, spins. This ring is fun to play with for those who fiddle with their jewelry. It is also an interesting statement piece which leads to wearer/ onlooker interaction. Want to spin it?

Artist Bio: Jennifer Froh (she/her) is a Milwaukee-based, bisexual Metalsmith. She started making jewelry at age 8 and has a long-lasting love affair with chainmaille. She enjoys fabricating in silver more than anything else.
Froh's sterling silver work uses simple lines to create intricate three-dimensional forms. Both elegant and minimalist, her large, wearable forms really make a statement. She enjoys exploring floral language, architecture, geometry, and kinetic movement in her work. Jewelry should be fun to wear so Froh often adds interactive movement to pieces to give them a sense of whimsy and play.

This ring was part of Battle of the Rings: Ring Smackdown 2023, an online exhibition and competition. View the entire collection HERE, view the matches HERE, and learn more HERE.