All about handcrafted jewelry using Precious Metal Clay and colorful Polymer Clay, incorporating semiprecious,gems freshwater pearls. dichroic glass and sterling silver findings and chain.

When I think of Fall

Fall, what a wonderful time of the year.  Fall colors here in East Tennessee  are exciting.  The bright days, the blue sky, the white puffy clouds, the long shadows, and of course the leaves as they change are always uplifting and breathtaking.  The Great  Smoky Mountain National Park is just a few miles from me and so enjoyable at this time of year.  So I thought of creating a new leaf cane in…

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Jewelry from August in studio.

Listed are various polymer and Precious metal clay jewelry pieces plus my travelling shoe.  Most were created in August.

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Working With Metal Clay

Working With Metal Clay


 Beginning with metal clay .can be challenging but very simple rules apply.  A few tools are needed, some very simple.  Clay, I use . or PMC3 for most projects.  Occasionally, for finer detail, I use Original PMC.  A piece of tempered glass or ceramic tiles, deck of cards for measuring thickness, pvc roller or similar to roll the clay into a small sheet, thin cutting blade, small textures; (look…

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New jewelry for you.

25 posts!

25 posts!

Handmade jewelry.

A few of the earring storm I’ve been kicking up!