Tag Archives: http:

My favorite jewelry books & DVDS for Inspiration, Instruction and Marketing

I’ve never taken a jewelry making class, although I would love to.  I’d like to think of myself as self taught but am I really?  I’ve accumulated many books, DVDs and magazines throughout the decades that taught me numerous techniques … Continue reading

Posted in jewelry, misc, updates | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Monochromatic designs – keeping it simple

I’ve just recently noticed that many of my pieces are designed using only a single color or a few hues of the same color.  Funny how I never really took note of that.   Perhaps I was just making it easier … Continue reading

Posted in jewelry, updates | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

One Man’s Trash….

I’ve just been given a gift of copper tubing and other assorted copper pieces left over from a construction job.  An architect friend was thoughtful enough to save them for me from a recent job.  It feels like Christmas!  I’m imagining all … Continue reading

Posted in events, jewelry, misc, updates | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Birds nest class follow up

I survived the wirework class!  After a short meeting of the Suffolk Gem & Mineral club members, the floor was handed to me.  As I mumbled “hello everyone”, I was asked to stand with a signal to speak louder, and … Continue reading

Posted in events, jewelry, misc, Uncategorized, updates | Tagged , , , , , , | 8 Comments