TorontoAnthia Barboutsis is an art jeweler from Toronto, Canada. She is in her final year studying Material Art & Design at OCAD University in Toronto. Anthia’s work is rooted in the realm of traditional craft, but often draws inspiration from contemporary art and design practices. With an interest in both history and philosophy, Anthia tends to blend disciplines with ideas from across academic fields. Her specialty is in the merging of textile and jewellery techniques to create detailed works of jewellery. Anthia works in hand weaving and braiding techniques in silver and gold, often playing with colours through patinas and natural stones to create depth and visual weight in her pieces.