Dawn's Artisan Jewelry Press Kit
Award-winning artisan jewelry designer and fabricator that takes part in over 20+ art shows a year, based in Greenville, Indiana. Accomplished silversmith that transforms everyday semi-precious and precious stones, and metals into works of art.
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On a quarterly basis, I blog about adventures on the art show trail and what it's like to be an artist. I have created a blog named Artisan Adventures. All of these blog posts can be found here:
NT Shorts - News and Tribune - Jeffersonville, Indiana
Journalist Elizabeth Depompei and cameraman Tyler Stewart, from the Indiana newspaper News and Tribune, came out to my home studio and interviewed me for this wonderful in depth multi media piece.
Q+A with Jewelry Designer Dawn Middleton – Pattern Magazine
Published May 10, 2018
I answered questions for an amazing art/fashion magazine based in Indianapolis, Indiana. This was for their digital edition.
Vignette: Dawn Middleton - Open Studio Weekend Artist
Publication Date: November 2017
I participated in the Louisville Visual Art Society's Open Studio Weekend. And they did a vignette of a few of the participating artists of the event in November of 2017. I was one of those artists interviewed.
Feature in the publication Newspring - Art and Writing in the Deep South Publication Date: November 26, 2017
This was written by a student newspaper journalist interviewing Kentuck Art Festival participating artists.
September 2018 Jewelry Category Honorable Mention, Carmel International Arts Festival, Carmel, Indiana
July 2018 Featured Artist, International publication Artsy Shark
2018 Mount Dora Art Festival, Mount Dora, Florida Award of Excellence 3D
2016 Carmel International Festival of The Arts Honorable Mention Jewelry
April 2016 Artist of the Month - Block Party Handmade
2012 Kentucky Museum of Arts and Crafts Martinis and Mistletoe Featured Artist (December 2012)
You can find many of my art show feedback here. Hundreds of 5-star feedback have been given and graciously received.
Here is a video that was made showcasing my reviews here on my Online Jewelry Boutique. along with specific testimonials following...
"I have enjoyed wearing my fossil ring and enjoy all of the compliments. It is not only beautiful but made with love and quality. I am a customer for life and looking forward to my next." - Korleen Eger
Unique & Beautiful
"Just received the Boulder Opal ring. It is absolutely beautiful and very well made. This is my second ring purchase and I love both of them." - Vickie Lynch
Angel Wings for Angels In My Life
If you are looking for a special gift this is it. I purchased 3 sets and each stone represented of the ladies children's birth dates. You can't find this in any store. You get more than a pretty piece. - Stefanie Jenkins
Beautiful Stones and Craftsmanship
I feel happy when I wear this necklace; it is beautifully made. I wear it all the time and receive lots of compliments. - Huong Bui
"Love Dawn's jewelry. So beautiful and breathtaking. Would never buy any other jewelry now that I've worn Dawns." - Cynthia Phillips
"I bought my wife a matching set of heart earrings and necklace for valentines day. She was very pleased with them. They came in a timely manner and were well packaged. Needless to say, they were a big hit on Valentines Day and so was I." - Don Caton
Another Amazing Creation
On the pieces I own. You can see the love that goes into each design and looking forward to purchasing more! - Connie Caton
I have a few pieces of jewelry designed by Dawn, including this Tree of Life Ring. I am a big fan of her unique jewelry. And each item is made with highest quality materials. I always receive compliments.
Even more 5-star reviews for Dawn's Artisan Jewelry on Etsy..
This is absolutely the most lovely necklace. I added a moonstone and feel like a lunar goddess when I slip it over my head. Beautiful craftsmanship and attention to detail. I just love it!!!! - Patricia Barnes
It's lovely - the peacock is about the size of a dime, and it's well-made. The shop owner was communicative and pleasant. A+ all around. - Tristys
The necklace came exactly as I ordered, and it was perfect. It arrived EARLY, which was wonderful, and I will definitely be a returning customer. - Anna Benson
Simply beautiful! Super fast shipping as well! - Julie Mattison
Earrings were as described. She shipped it fast so it would make it in time for Christmas. Perfect. - jjordan1984
Love this beautiful ring!! - Mandy Roth
I absolutely love my silver cuff! This was a custom order and Dawn's number one goal was to make sure I was happy with the piece she made for me. She was wonderful to work with! I highly recommend this shop. - olivia1166
You can see these last 7 reviews on my Etsy Shop.
Dawn's Artisan Jewelry Team
Dawn Middleton - Artist, Owner
Diane Cartwright - Bench Assistant
Nathan Lynch - Publicity, Web Developer, Social Media Director, Assistant
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Picture of me in the studio
Download an abbreviated Dawn Middleton Bio here
Download images for use on the web of statement pieces and me in studio
Small Town Artist Makes Big Statment