Form and Function…

Flowers in your hair, flowers everywhere…for all you flower children, here’s a sneak peek of a new project I’ve just begun! I’ve just made dozens of polymer clay cut-outs.  In the above photo they remind me of flower motif wall paper that was...

At the moment…

I’m still catching up from being away from my studio for almost two weeks…amazing how much work piles up. There are orders to fill and emails to answer and of course, the cats were so love-starved while we were away and are demanding constant attention!...

I’d rather be in my studio!

Sorry to say I haven’t accomplished very much this week. I managed to spend a few hours working on my latest beading project, the ‘Tibetan Inspired Rope” (it’s coming along splendidly!), but I’ve been down with flu and have little to no...

Ndebele Revisited!

  Almost all the beadwork I’ve done in the past three years has been worked in peyote stitch. It’s been ages since I’ve used Ndebele stitch for bead weaving, but it is so perfect for this project! After making a collection of polymer clay faux...

R.I.P.

Sadly, the March issue of Art Jewelry will be the last. It has gone the way of so much print material that has been done away with. I have greatly enjoyed this publication since it’s inception ten years ago and will miss it. There is a plethora of craft magazines to...