Jeanne Johngren introduces us to the motivation and inspiration behind her art. Johngren works in the arena of portable icons -- jewelry. She makes artwork that is both beautiful and wearable, creating memorable items that celebrate some of life's most exhilirating moments.
Jeanne Johngren creates beautiful and wearable jewelry. Her work is a search for the iconographic. Her influences are art, architecture and everyday life. Johngren incorporates intricate patterning, mixed finishes and glorious colored stones. "For Collectors with a Passion for the Exquisite" is a book about Johngren's curiosity fueling her inspiration.