Making Heirloom Jewelry

Jewelry and Coffee with Rena Video Episode 6 by Rena Klingenberg. What makes jewelry heirloom-quality, and a look at three heirloom jewelry items from my great-grandmother. The Jewelry Rena’s Wearing in This Video: Pendant: Gaspeite in oxidized sterling silver wire, by Rena Klingenberg. Earrings: Vintage faceted lucite drops with 14k gf wire, by Jen of […]

Q & A: Making Your Jewelry Business Meaningful

Jewelry and Coffee with Rena Video Episode 5 by Rena Klingenberg. A jewelry artist asked me how she could make her business meaningful when jewelry is a “frivolous sort of product”. So here I share four easy yet meaningful things you can do for your customers. The Jewelry Rena’s Wearing in This Video: Necklace: African […]

Storing Your Personal Jewelry Collection

Jewelry and Coffee with Rena Video Episode 4 by Rena Klingenberg. How do you store the handmade jewelry you wear? Here’s a peek at how I store and display part of my personal handmade jewelry collection at home. The Jewelry Rena’s Wearing in This Video: Necklace: Polymer clay pendant necklace by Wired Orchid Jewelry. Earrings: […]

Journey Through My Jewelry Journals

Jewelry and Coffee with Rena Video Episode 3 by Rena Klingenberg. How do you capture and organize your creative ideas? Here you can peek into three of the journals I use for keeping track of my ideas and staying organized. The Jewelry Rena’s Wearing in This Video: Jewelry Set: Polymer clay “Dragon Fly Flight” pendant […]

How to Be a Wire Whisperer

Jewelry and Coffee with Rena Video Episode 2 by Rena Klingenberg. What’s the secret of wire jewelry that turns out well? In this video I share what I’ve learned about flowing with the wire. Wirework That Flowed vs. Wirework That Didn’t BELOW:  For the tiny sunstone on the left, wrapping the main cradle for the […]

The Earrings That Aren’t

Jewelry and Coffee with Rena Video Episode 1 by Rena Klingenberg. Below is another look at “the earrings that aren’t”. Also I didn’t mention their size in the video: 1.75″ (4.4 cm) tall x .75″ (2 cm) wide. Is it possible for me to use these together – but not as earrings? I’d love to […]

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