Maike van Wijk – Maike’s Marvels
Maike’s Marvels offers one-of-a-kind handmade jewelry and home adornments. Her Wax and Wire Jewelry has been featured in various art shows around Chicagoland.
Steel wire is hand-bent into organic and abstract shapes, and embellished with waxed paper, beads or other meaningful items. The pendants, earrings, necklaces and bracelets can be customized as special gifts for loved ones and have been described as “worlds within themselves.” Customization options include shape, color, quotes, birthstones or personal items to be incorporated into the piece.
2nd Place Winner: Fall 2016