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The Jane Pendants

The Jane Pendants

On 12 Nov 2017 I received a commission enquiry for a pendant that needed to be completed and delivered by the 16 December 2017. The brief for this commission was: A sterling silver wire wrapped pendant using 2/3 pieces about 3inches long and possibly 1-1.5 inches wide. A piece of rough but not druzy Amethyst was a key element A…

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The Beca birthstone bracelet

The Beca birthstone bracelet

The Beca bracelet was developed  when I was commissioned to make a special birthday gift for the daughter of this client. The choice of whether it was a necklace or bracelet to be mine. The client and I exchanged some messages from which we agreed a budget and I learnt that his daughter was a childrens swimming instructor, and also…

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Silver clay to gems the journey continues

After that first class in working with silver clay I returned home to Sussex simply buzzing with excitement. I couldn’t wait to make my first purchase of tools and of course clay. The order arrived and I was off and running, working in the dining room, not ideal but…. I made pendants and earrings my first set pictured below I…

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The jewellery making journey part 2

The Journey into jewellery making continued. At that time my confidence was still very low and I didn’t handle large groups well. The appeal of this workshop was that the class size was 5 and there were 3 spaces left. I thought it would be ideal if I and my two sisters could take those spaces. As it turned out only…

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My Journey into Jewellery making Part 1

This is the story of how the jewellery making journey began. It has been a difficult task deciding where to start the narration of how I came to be making jewellery. I’d spent a long time working in an office, with some really fabulous times and others very far from good. After 14 months or so of being unfit for work…

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News From the Studio

Welcome to my news area of for the website and studio. If you have made it this far I have to say a big thank you for your interest in my web-site and jewellery. Here I would like to share what is happening in and around the studio. The intention is that I will share information about pieces I am…

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The Katie Dragonfly Necklace

The Katie Dragonfly Necklace

The story of how The Katie Dragonfly Necklace was developed. I had posted some pictures of hair vines on social media and was contacted by a lady who wanted to know if it was possible to make a necklace in the same style. Having undergone a heart transplant Katie wanted something that would disguise, not hide, the scars on her…

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