Category Archives: Jewelry

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Comic Con 2011

I am exhibiting my jewelry at the 2011 Comic Con Art Show.  My table is in the back of the art show, in front of the windows where all the people that are waiting to register for the convention are … Continue reading

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Artist Profile: NiceGirlsTV.com

Back in 2009, one of the editors of NiceGirlsTV.com was viewing the artwork in the Comic Con Art Show where I was exhibting my artisan jewelry.  After the venue, I was contacted and asked if they might do a profile … Continue reading

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Grove of Tree of Life Pendants

The tree of life pendant is a staple of my jewelry line, harkening to my celtic roots (if you’ll forgive the pun!)  This year I’m making them slightly smaller in diameter, 1 1/2 inches and making them of more affordable … Continue reading

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Sterling Poker Champion Bracelet

This is a commissioned sterling silver bracelet for the 2010 Mensa Society Poker Tournament. It was the grand prize for the winner of the 100+ participant tourney. The bracelet is hand forged and stamped and tumble polished to a high … Continue reading

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Copper Penannular Brooch

This is a 2″ Copper Penannular Brooch or Kilt Pin. It is an ancient design dating back to the middle ages and was used to fasten shawls, tartans and cloaks. My pin is made of heavy gauge copper wire that … Continue reading

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Sterling Alice in Wonderland Charm Bracelet

I’ve been going crazy for all things “Alice” this year.  There were three Alice in Wonderland movies released in a year’s time and all three were unique and highly interesting movies.  With that as my inspiration, I created this handstamped … Continue reading

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New Materials To Work With

I’ve returned from my buying trip in Tucson, AZ with lots of new goodies to be made into jewelry and many tools that will allow me to explore new techniques. Stones include peruvian opal, kyanite, tourmaline, sunstone, rainbow moonstone, assorted … Continue reading

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Tree of Life Pendants

The tree of life is an ancient celtic symbol that pops up in all forms of celtic arts.  I’ve taken a basic pendant design and ramped it up with additional wire weaving and coiling techniques to create something a bit … Continue reading

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Artist Profile: Simply Shiny

I belong to an online marketing group known as the “JETS” which is composed of jewelry artisans that have shops on ETSY.  It has been a fun group to belong to and I’ve learned a lot about how to set … Continue reading

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Jewelry and Beading: Pom Pom Earrings Tutorial

My tutorial on how to make pom pom earrings has been published on the Jewelry and Beading Blog.  I used to make dozens of these earrings to sell in my booth.  Sadly, I only have a single pair left…the one … Continue reading

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