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May spotlight on BIPOC-owned jewelry businesses: LLMExclusive

May spotlight on BIPOC-owned jewelry businesses: LLMExclusive

In this month's spotlight of Black, Indigenous & People of Color (BIPOC)-owned jewelry businesses I am excited to feature Ling Ling, the mast...
Back at the bench + new earrings

Back at the bench + new earrings

. My workbench is up and running! While the studio isn't fully completed yet, I was able to clear half the building and set up my bench so I can w...
March spotlight on BIPOC-owned jewelry businesses: CORNER HOUSE JEWELLERY

March spotlight on BIPOC-owned jewelry businesses: CORNER HOUSE JEWELLERY

. In this month's spotlight of Black, Indigenous & People of Color (BIPOC)-owned jewelry businesses I can't wait to introduce you to Kandy, o...
What came before this: a little bit of my journey to jewelry

What came before this: a little bit of my journey to jewelry

I thought I'd share a little about my journey to becoming a full time silversmith. It's a bit of a winding road, as I am sure most of your journeys...
February spotlight on BIPOC-owned jewelry businesses: LUNA & SAYA

February spotlight on BIPOC-owned jewelry businesses: LUNA & SAYA

. In this month's spotlight of Black, Indigenous & People of Color (BIPOC)-owned jewelry businesses I am delighted to introduce Marina Cordov...
Classic made-to-order designs

Classic made-to-order designs

Since early January my workbench and tools have been packed away so my partner and I can finish building the new Lumenrose Jewelry studio. So while...
January spotlight on BIPOC-owned jewelry businesses: AHLAZUA -INDIGENOUS WOMAN MADE FINE ARTS

January spotlight on BIPOC-owned jewelry businesses: AHLAZUA -INDIGENOUS WOMAN MADE FINE ARTS

. In this month's spotlight of Black, Indigenous & People of Color (BIPOC)-owned jewelry businesses I am delighted to introduce Rykelle Kemp,...
Last new jewels for a while + Straw bale studio update

Last new jewels for a while + Straw bale studio update

As 2021 begins, I am again packing up my jewelry bench. The plan is to finally finish the straw bale studio! I've been working in a complete constr...
Some favorites of 2020

Some favorites of 2020

In no particular order, here are some of my favorite pieces of 2020. Sometimes the criteria for what I love in a piece is the process it took to ma...
December spotlight on BIPOC-owned jewelry businesses: Solid Treasures

December spotlight on BIPOC-owned jewelry businesses: Solid Treasures

In this month's spotlight of Black, Indigenous & People of Color (BIPOC)-owned jewelry businesses I am happy to spread the word about the amaz...
A Virtual Holiday Market

A Virtual Holiday Market

.It’s a different world this holiday season. With the pandemic surging again, in-person gift markets are pretty much off the table. Like much of t...
Welcome Baby Amalia!

Welcome Baby Amalia!

You’ve likely seen the maternity leave notice on my website. Well, some exciting news: the most precious gem I’ve ever made—our little girl Amalia—...