Ali Matteini

a life creative

Lives Creative: Giorgio Giorgetti and Barbara Rivetti Rucellai, Artists and Sculptors

They’re the quintessential creative Florentine couple, though Giorgio didn’t start out as an artist and sculptor. After completing his national service he drove trucks for Esselunga before deciding to become … Continue reading

February 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

Lunedì Poesia: The Theory of Simultaneity

Originally posted on 12 Degrees & Skiving:
to those who named me fugitive, or comet at times satellite in the flight in the launch the unexpected hammer-anvil bounce, those i thought…

February 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

An Object of Meaning – Art, Writing, Photography

Today’s object – or rather ‘objects’ – of meaning are my instruments of creativity. I’ve made art and written stories and poetry ever since I was little, photography came somewhat later (as … Continue reading

April 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Revisiting Disinflection # 9 edition: August 2011

Revisiting Disinflection. Emma was working and making art in Melbourne, plans were ignited and carried bright as backlit roadmaps. I watched a brief war in my backyard between the builder … Continue reading

December 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

saturday morning art classes with ken raffe

i haven’t been in italy long enough to feel homesick – perhaps i will skip that sentiment entirely – but there are some things i do miss from australia: my … Continue reading

February 1, 2013 · 6 Comments

What to do when your jewellery blog suffers from an identity crisis

I need to ‘do something’ about my blog. Really. It is supposed to be all about jewellery and design but somewhere (ooh, say, around June of 2012) it suddenly put … Continue reading

January 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

2012 Guest Post #1: Cameron Hindrum – Part Two

Following on from Part One, Cameron Hindrum discusses his processes – internal and external – of publishing his novella The Blue Cathedral. The Journey Part 2 © 2012 Cameron Hindrum … Continue reading

May 6, 2012 · Leave a comment

Where I Write

I write the way I walk. I need a regular change of scenery, otherwise I tire of it and will make excuses to go and play with fire and silver, … Continue reading

February 13, 2012 · 2 Comments

My Short Story Has Been Accepted…

…by Steampunk Tales. I received an email to say that “Miluth” will be included in issue #4, and could I sign the contract, add a bio and attach a photo. … Continue reading

October 21, 2009 · Leave a comment

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Reticulated and patinated, chased and engraved, organic and classic, silver is my favourite animal. Photos by @gabrielsimkoo . . . . #artisanjewellery #artisanjewelry #ringoftheday #repousse #buyauthentic #silversmith #metalsmith #jewelleryblogger #handcrafted #ladysmith #tuscanyjewellery #jewellerymaker #australianintuscany #girlswhoplaywithfire #trinkets #talismans #instasmithy #jewelryonline #tuscanjewellery #chasedsilver #weddingrings #jewelrygram #anello #schmuckdesign #sterlingsilver #puresilver #925 #artisan #rings #sphinx
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Commission: necklace in sterling silver #sterlingsilver #jewelry #collana #neckwear #necklaceoftheday #gioielliartigianali #alimatteini #girlswhoplaywithfire
Things with wings are my favourite things. #sterlingsilver #handcut #handetched #argento #wings #alì #alimatteini #studiosantafiora #girlswhoplaywithfire #collana #necklaceoftheday #necklace #madeinitaly #tuscanyjewellery #autralianintuscany #santafiora #handmadejewelry
Wedding rings ready to be shipped. These are in sterling silver, with an opal from an old ring, reset and ready. Always a pleasure to make commissions such as these. I really love my work ✨💍✨💍✨ . . . . #artisanjewellery #artisanjewelry #ringoftheday #weddingrings #weddingbands #opal #buyauthentic #silversmith #metalsmith #handcrafted #ladysmith #tuscanyjewellery #jewellerymaker #australianintuscany #girlswhoplaywithfire #trinkets #talismans #instasmithy #jewelryonline #tuscanjewellery #shophandmade #jewelrygram #anello #schmuckdesign #sterlingsilver #brass #copper #artisan #rings #fede
Un branco di bracciali || a brace of bangles. These are unisex, varying sizes, handmilled and forged from brass here in my studio at Santa Fiora #brass #ottone #gioielliartigianali #santafiora #studiosantafiora #alimatteini #jewellerymaker #bangles #bracelets #bracciali #martellato #handmadeinitaly
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Get yourself some handmade in Tuscany sparkle! Everything in store has been discounted with FREE SHIPPING for the rest of June and all of July. Link to the shop is in the bio of @silvermatteini . . . . #jewellery #design #jewellerydesign #gioielli #jewelry #necklace #bracelet #ring #silver #sterlingsilver #copper #preciousmetals #handmade #metals #firenze #australianintuscany #gioielliartigianali #tuscany #santafiora #handmadejewelry
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