Blakbird Jewelry is a collection of hand cut metal jewelry designed by visual artist and painter, Selima Dawson. The current collection features bronze and recycled aluminum pieces. The goal is to eventually work with all recycled and reclaimed materials. Blakbird Jewelry is inspired by nature and cultures of the African diaspora. Selima's goal is to improve her craft and use the business as a vehicle to teach and empower women of all ages.