Joanne Collyer is a British jewellery designer/maker living close to Leigh on Sea in Essex. Her jewellery combines traditional beading and jewellery making techniques, whilst combining elements such as wire, plastic and fabric. She enjoys including favourite objects such as buttons, sequins, threads and gems. Her work is bright, often combining several complimentary colours and textures together to create eye catching and distinctive pieces. Joanne has an eclectic range of inspiration to draw from including folk, fantasy and naive art, as well as modern popular culture.