Busselton Necklace

Image © Courtesy of Artist

Jennie Merritt

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Jennie Merritt is a flamework glass artist working full-time from her studio in Whiteman Park. Melting glass rods in a very hot torch flame, wrapping, sculpting and blowing to create the components used in her jewellery and sculptural pieces. Merritt tends to work in themed collections with inspiration being drawn from diverse subject matter such as her immediate environment, books, films and nature. She has exhibited locally, nationally and internationally since 2013. Merritt's pieces for Fine Art at Perth College 2022 form part of her current Beachcomber collection referencing the beautiful coastlines we have here in Western Australia.