Irish silversmith Eileen Moylan discusses the difference between handmade Irish jewelry and machine made pieces, and the motivations behind starting her own company Claddagh Design.
Eileen also invites us into her workshop to discuss her jewelry making process, and explains how the hallmarking process works and why it's important. She also gives us some insight into her contemporary twist on the Claddagh ring.
Eileen blogs about her workshop here: claddaghdesign.com/blog/
The piece of jewelry created and worn by Eileen in the video is the Silver Torc Pendant and like all the pieces featured in this video is available to purchace on the Claddagh Design online store: claddaghdesign.com/store/
Music: Electric Touch Little Machine by Erikino soundcloud.com/erikino