Artist bio: Brie Flora is an artist, jeweler, and educator living in Cookeville Tennessee where she co-owns a store front and small gallery called The Silver Fern. Her work plays with symmetry, negative space, nature, and illustration. She works in steel, brass, and sterling silver, while using powder coating techniques to add pops color and images.
Brie takes inspiration from nature, her surroundings, fantasy, & fiction to create unique sculptural objects and wearable art. She looks to achieve an organized maximalist aesthetic that celebrates pops of color, intricate marks, and illustrative forms.
Brie has been featured in over 10 group exhibitions including Plan-B, a Traveling Exhibition and upcoming Artistar Jewels – Milano Jewelry Week 2022. She hosts exhibitions through Guidelines – a contemporary jewelry project and at her gallery, The Silver Fern. Brie also teaches workshops both virtually and in person, and is a Virtual Teacher Assistant (VTA) at Metalwerx.