Victoria Lansford on the art of filigree—Russian or otherwise
By John Shanahan
Every jewelry designer can pinpoint the thing that first called her to the art. It may have been seeing something in a museum, or finding a delicate heirloom piece in her grandmother’s jewelry box, or even a simple wire-and-bead kit she got as a birthday present. For Atlanta-based jeweler Victoria Lansford, it was a board game.