Handcrafted Artisan Jewelry Collections by Janise Crow

Wearable art with purpose and meaning

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Handcrafted Jewelry Artist Janise Crow located in State College, PA

See Current Collections

Janise is happy to show you her one-of-a-kind jewelry which is currently available at studio gallery by appointment.

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2518 Sleepy Hollow Dr,
State College, PA

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Eclectic Jewelry for the Nostalgic

Custom ~ Bridal ~ Faith ~ Found Object ~ Memory Lane ~ Sentimental

Chainsaw carvings and log furniture



Shows, Exhibits, & Events

June 7- July 7 Train Station Gallery, Lock Haven, PA

May 6-31 Bellefonte Art Museum - location: upper-level foyer

Apr 26-28  Carvers Rendezvous @ Ridgway, PA

Mother's Day - Now accepting custom orders


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 conveys your message or a hold sentimental meaning. 
  • Janise works with you gathering details
  • Fashioned to the wearer
  • Use your mementos, vintage collectibles, gemstones, and memorabilia
  • 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 artistically embellished 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


Nostalgic Collection

A walk down memory lane to a once loved era. Beautifully arranged vintage and repurposed jewelry artistically speaks of special places, historical moments, American icons and memories assembled into three-dimensional collages of various sizes to create one-of-a-kind necklacesbraceletsrings, and earrings.


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 & Faith
  • Found Object

Artisan Aluminum Collection

Recycled aluminum beverage cans handcrafted into lightweight 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
  • Spirit 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

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 opportunity to exhibit in new gallery showings, email or call her at 814-883-3862

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