Chain, Chain, Chain…. (Aretha, baby!)

Chain, Chain, Chain…. (Aretha, baby!)

I don’t make enough chains. I always want to, but they are very labor intensive.  Sure, I could make very large or long links to lessen the work time, but that doesn’t make for the type of chains I like for my pendants or for chains alone. I like a chain that is...

Facing fears and finding the way…

Facing fears and finding the way… Gotta admit, I have a good life. Great husband and son, family and friends. I am retired from professional life as a dance teacher and have the free time to volunteer, play with our doggies, go to yoga classes and make jewelry.  I...

Let stones lead the way…

Let stones lead the way… Choosing a gift for someone special or for a special occasion can be difficult. If jewelry is the goal, I suggest using the amazing, spiritual and beautiful gifts of Mother Nature.  It is so inspiring to just think about the million years it...
I Love Argentium Silver!

I Love Argentium Silver!

I Love Argentium Silver! Let me start by saying I use only Argentium Silver in my silver designs and have for at least 3 years now.  There is an occasional small bit of sterling used once in a blue moon. What is Argentium Silver, you ask?  It is considered to be...
Discovering the Spritual Side of Stones

Discovering the Spritual Side of Stones

Discovering the Spritual Side of Stones Through practices of yoga and meditation, I’ve found a new interest in the stones that I’ve always loved. I am on the path to learning more about these Chakra stones and how they connect to physical, emotional and spiritual...
Allowing my mood to speak

Allowing my mood to speak

Allowing My Mood To Speak Sometimes I struggle with how much to show my mood through my creations.  There’s always that question:  do you make what people will like make what naturally comes through creatively? Striking a balance is usually the answer.  But how do you...