Cloisonné is a beautiful French word meaning “partition." It’s an ancient technique for decorating raised design jewelry, art glass, and metal objects.
The jewelry design is formed by first soldering silver or gold wires to a metal object. The artist inlays many layers of transparent and color enamel into the small compartments, and fires each layer in the kiln.
Cloisonné originates in Ancient China and the Middle East. Royalty loved cloisonné for its luxurious look and vivid colors found in all UNIQUELY by AUDREYANN designs.