Virginia Midgett graduated from West Mount High in Montreal and moved to Ontario where she enrolled in the fine arts program at Sheridan College, and later entered the three year Metal Arts course where she graduated in 1977 at the top of her class.
She became a model maker for a large company making gold and silver diamond and gemstone rings and bracelets. in 1980 she moved to Bermuda where she worked as a goldsmith for 13 years before moving to BC and in 1999, to Salt Spring Island working for local jeweller Wolf Kranz.
Indulge Jewellery Studio was opened in 2004. Virginia makes all her work from start to finish, with particular attention paid to the fine details.
where to see or read more
shows: ssgfa.squarespace.com/virginia-midgett/ locally at Salt Spring Gallery of Fine Art
indulgejewellerystudio.com to visit the artist's website
www.saltspringmarket.com Virginia also sells at the saturday market
web: visit the artist's website here.
contact the artist
address: 116 Carlin Avenue, V8K 2J6