Made on MVY: Gwen Nichols Wampum and Glass Jewelry

Artist Gwen Nichols constructs jewelry of glass and seashells.

Island-born Gwen Nichols crafts jewelry out of quahog, pearls, glass, abalone, and many more treasures from the sea. She also creates glass mosaics with Island themes. Check out her work at the Vineyard Holiday Gift Shop which this year is located at Island Copper (25 Mechanic Street, Vineyard Haven) from Nov. 17 to Dec. 24, and Island Holidays at Alley’s farm stand in West Tisbury from Nov. 25 to Dec. 24 (10 am to 6 pm daily); also find it at local holiday art shows. In the summer you can find her at the Chilmark Flea Market and Oak Bluffs Open Market.

Get in touch with Gwen at 508-524-6948, or