by Lady M aka Diana White. (Mockingbird Lane Creations) Like all of us in the hand made jewelry world, we run into customers who love jewelry, but who due to allergic reactions have difficulty with even the purest fine silver. Body modification shops have long offered non-allergenic options like niobium and titanium. So, I already knew that it is possible to make … [Read more...] about Titanium Tale
Gallery of handmade metalwork jewelry designs.
by Shelagh Blatz. (Alberta, Canada) I took a very special custom project on this year from a incredible lady who has waited 40 years for it to come along! Connie and her husband eloped in 1972; John gave Connie a simple gold band for their secret wedding & she proudly wore it every day since. This lovely lady, Connie has been to see me at … [Read more...] about A Long Time Coming!
by Virginia Vivier. (Esprit Mystique) Are you looking for a way to make some extra income? Do you like to create beaded jewelry? Perhaps you would rather work with precious metals, but don't have the extra cash (or time for training) to invest in expensive metalsmithing tools? The Basic Idea You can create your own line of earrings, pendants and … [Read more...] about You Don’t Need Expensive Tools to Make Beautiful Jewelry
by Paul Mattson. (Reno , Nevada U.S.A.) So, I'm at my day job(on my day off !)attending a color and style conference. It was a good presentation of 2011 colors (Pinks, Purples, Greys, Greens and more - nothing really new . But, on the style portion - a chair flipped across and I loved it ! It was in a Victorian style - trim, somewhat ornate - jewel tone … [Read more...] about A DIFFERENT KIND OF DESIGN