Handcrafted Artisan Jewelry Collections by Janise Crow

Wearable art with purpose and meaning

Handcrafted Jewelry Artist Janise Crow located in State College, PA

Current Happenings

Janise is happy to show you her one-of-a-kind jewelry which is currently available at studio gallery by appointment.  Call/text or email, located at 2518 Sleepy Hollow Dr, State College, PA

Janise's new website for her jewelry and other art is underconstruction, check in often at  www.CrowsNestArtsAndCrafts.com

Sentimental Jewelry Designs (Custom Jewelry)

Commission Janise to design a unique jewelry item  to give your special memory, time, place or sentiment a visual voice.  Every aspect of her designs convey your message or a hold sentimental meaning. 
  • Janise works with you gathering details
  • Fashioned to the wearer
  • Use your mementos, vintage collectibles, gemstones, and memorbelia
  • Shadowbox display - wearable art designs make beautiful wall displays
  • An heirloom to treasure

Wire Wrapped Gemstone Collection

One of a kind handcrafted pendants, necklaces, bracelets, rings, and earrings artisticly embelished with strands of wire to create a free form framework that enhances the beauty of each focal stone or object. 
  • Precious and semi-precious gemstones
  • Glass and ceramics
  • Organics
  • Found objects
  • Your choice of wire: sterling silver, plated, filled, copper
  • Custom: use your gemstone or focal item

Assemblage Collection

A fresh redesign of once loved vintage and repurposed jewelry artisticly assembled into three-dimensional collages of various sizes to create necklacesbraceletsrings, and earrings

  • Vintage jewelry - signed and unsigned (non destructive techniques used)
  • Vintage buttons
  • Repurposed jewelry
  • Modern components
  • Found objects
  • Themes
  • Gemstones
  • Variety of styles: asymetiral, symetrical, classic, minimalist, statement, whimsical and more
  • Custom - Supply Janise with your old jewelry to redesign into something new

Artisan Collection

A diverse collection of unique handcrafted necklacesbraceletsrings, and earrings.  An eye catching blend of interesting shapes, colors and textures in artful harmony ready to accessorize your wardrobe with one of a kind jewelry.
  • Beaded
  • Clay originals
  • Metal focal pieces
  • Handcrafted paper
  • Tyvek
  • Gemstone
  • Inspirational
  • Religious
  • Sterling silver and plated

Artisan Aluminum Collection

Recycled aluminum beverage cans handcrafted into light weight artisan necklaces and earrings.  
  • Cans are collected, sanitized, cut into shapes and filed smooth
  • Each piece is hand painted, embossed with decorative impressions
  • The paint is sealed, holes drilled and components are assembled
  • Nature themes
  • Sprit themes: blue and white paw print for Penn State, yellow & black Pittsburg Steelers, etc

Sentimental Necklace Memory of Dad by Janise Crow. A custom design repurposing keys, a watch, vintage buttons, and memorabilia.Sentimental Jewelry by Janise Crow. A custom necklace using memorabilia, china, vintage and repurposed jewelry


Wire Wrapped Gemstones by Janise Crow; agate gemstone with form style wire sculpting on macrome bib style necklace     Wire wrapped purple teardrop gemstone on sterling silver chain by Janise Crow


Assembage Statement Necklace with Crystals and Vintage jewelry by Janise Crow    The Floridian Vintage Statement Necklace Assemblageby Janise Crow




Vintage Assemblage Siver and Black Statement Necklace by Janise CrowTurquoise, lava, pearl and corl beaded necklace by Janise Crow



Whimsical floral necklace and earrings made with recycled soda cans by Janise Crow  PSU paw print earrings made from recycled aluminum cans by Janise Crow


Janise is a juried jewelry artist whose jewelry gives voice to personal memories, stories, places and most importantly, reflects the individuality and spirit of each wearer. 
Janise has several specialty jewelry collections that can be used as a style guide to commission a custom necklace, bracelet, earrings or shadowbox display that expresses your personal sentiment.  
Janise exhibits and sells at juried art galleries, local businesses, the catalogs on this website, and in her own studio gallery by appointment. Read more

Currently Exhibiting at:

Past Juried Art Exhibits:

  • Penn State HUB Robeson Galleries, University Park, PA
  • Bellefonte Art Museum, North Allegheny St., Bellefonte, PA
  • Art Alliance of Central PA "Representing Nittany", 818 Pike Street, Lemont PA
    July 16th-17th, Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday 10am-4pm
  • Upper Cervical Center, 140 Mary Street Suite B, Lemont, PA

Featured In:Art Buyers Guide of Central PA, Fourth Edition

Janise welcomes the oportunity to exhibit in new gallery showings, email or call her at 814-883-3862

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