Re-Purposed Glass & Abalone Pendants

Re-Purposed Glass & Abalone Pendants by Ronald P Black - featured on Jewelry Making Journal

by Ronald P Black. (Grand Ronde, OR) You know the saying, “One Man’s Trash is another Man’s Treasure”. Well, I was really fortunate to acquire scrap glass from a very well known Glass Blower and Abalone Shells from Divers. I thought to myself, there must be a use for it all and so the story […]

Continue reading
Seven Super Jewelry Making Hacks, by Rena Klingenberg - featured on Jewelry Making Journal

FREE - Get Rena's 7 Super Jewelry Making Hacks

plus the Jewelry Making Journal Newsletter - all for FREE.


We Respect Your Email Privacy

French Style with Victorian Pendant

French Style with Victorian Pendant by Cate - featured on Jewelry Making Journal

by Cate. (Satellite Beach, FL) A mixture of different sizes and types of beads and spacers along with a Victorian style Pendant that just seemed to go together well. I thought it was fitting to display it on this French background. Cate Cates Creations Catelain

Continue reading

Sculpted Wire Bracelet Series by Thyme2dream

Sculpted Wire Bracelet Series by Thyme2dream by Karla Hall - featured on Jewelry Making Journal

by Karla Hall. (Topeka, Kansas) This new series of “sculpted wire” bracelets were originally inspired by Rena’s Leaf & Vine Filigree Wire Bracelet tutorial. I chose to start with a twisted wire base (three strands of 18 gauge) and left about 3 inches on each end for the shaped pieces. I added just a bead […]

Continue reading

Statement Necklace from My Collection Titled Chaos

Statement Necklace from My Collection Titled Chaos by Jessica - featured on Jewelry Making Journal

by Jessica. (Jersey City, NJ) I enjoy creating statement metal pieces. I’m a big fan of textures and contrast between materials. This particular statement necklace comes from my collection titled Chaos. It symbolizes the stillness after dishevelment, things seem solid on the outside. I began my process of design by forming the shape of the […]

Continue reading

“A Walk in The Park” Necklace

“A Walk in The Park” Necklace by Nora - featured on Jewelry Making Journal

by Nora. (Edmonton, Alberta, Canada) I love making jewelry and I also enjoy taking photographs whenever I am out and about with my dogs. These outings usually take me to parks in the neighbourhood where the opportunity to snap nature photographs abound. Lately I started experimenting with translating my photographs into jewelry pieces, mostly necklaces. […]

Continue reading

Picasso Jasper Necklace

by Denise Bellinger. (Riverside,Ca.) I saw this amazing Picasso Jasper pendant at one of my local Bead Shows and I knew I could do something fantastic with it. So I used gold color S-Lon nylon cord and crocheted some Picasso Beads along with some copper and glass beads. I also used vintage leather and made […]

Continue reading
1 2 3 393