Amanda Croatto is an emerging contemporary jeweller/ artist who lives and works in Melbourne; her studio practice is at NorthCity4 in Brunswick. Amanda has a degree in Textile Design from RMIT, and there is a strong element of surface design and illustration in her work. Amanda’s work expresses many of her areas of interest and inspiration: surface design, texture, humour and jewellery. She uses a wide range of materials including sterling silver, copper, and titanium, printed and anodised aluminium. Amanda creates surface finishes, and relishes in the range of patinas and pattern that it is possible to achieve.