Sunday July 29 10 am to 5 pm University of Toledo Main Campus Centennial Mall Booth 79 Parking available in North Lot 1, South Lot 1 and Lot 13 I will have a booth at my first ever art fair this Sunday! The orange dot on the map is me! I am beyond excited to… Continue reading My First Art Fair!
I have been making a lot of new jewelry lately - which has been fantastic fun! A recent mini obsession was with narwhals. Yes. Those awkward looking sea creatures with the giant tusk sticking out of their heads. A patron asked for a custom narwhal pendant for her daughter. And - confession - when someone… Continue reading New Narwhal Jewelry!
I recently had the absolute joy of making an entire collection for an amazing couple's wedding. It is so much fun making a cohesive collection of jewelry pieces. I love working with a single theme and seeing where it takes me. The couple wanted the pieces to incorporate the look of branches, be made of… Continue reading Branches Wedding Collection
Jewelry Party! When: Saturday, February 11, 10 am - noon Where: My Daily Grind Coffeehouse 120 Louisiana Ave, Perrysburg, Ohio Enjoy great drinks and wonderful jewelry at My Daily Grind Coffeehouse this weekend! From 10am to noon I will be available to take a commission just for you or someone you love or just talk jewelry… Continue reading Jewelry Party!
Throughout history jewelry has been worn as a symbol and a reminder of events in a person's life. We wear rings to show our love and commitment to each other, specific stones to symbolize our birthdays and it was popular in the Victorian age to wear a locket holding a lock of hair from a… Continue reading Intentional jewelry for your best year yet!
I will be at My Daily Grind Coffeehouse with jewelry for sale and ready to take commissions for holiday gifts this Saturay morning! Bring your friends to talk jewelry, look at some of my unique, handmade shinies, and enjoy some of the award-winning coffee from My Daily Grind! This way you can start Small… Continue reading Small Business Saturday Jewelry Party!
I get a lot of people asking about how, exactly, commissions work. So here are the ins and outs and a few tips about commission me and other artists to do work! It all starts with a sketch I cannot speak to the process used by other artists, but for me it almost always starts… Continue reading How Do Commissions Work?
Here are a few new things in my shop. I'm at a point where I'm updating and adding new pieces fairly regularly so check back soon. 1. Elephant Love Pendant Necklace Sterling silver, copper, brass $160 I absolute love love love elephants. This little piece was originally a commission but now you can have your… Continue reading 13 New Listings in My Etsy Shop
Patreon is an amazing way for people to earn their livings as independent artists. For hundreds of years artists have thrived on the patronage of their communities and Patreon is a modern day continuation of that integral process. Patreon.com is a website for artists to achieve their goals through gaining and maintaining a regular monthly… Continue reading Be a Patron!
I'm having a jewelry and gemstone party this Thursday evening! Come to My Daily Grind Coffeehouse from 7-9 pm and see some beautiful natural gemstones, pick some out and have me draw a design for a specially made commissioned jewelry piece just for you! Plus enjoy some coffee of course! Jewelry and Gemstone Party Thursday,… Continue reading Jewelry and Gemstone Party!