Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Salem Art Works

i had an amazing experience as a resident artist at Salem Art Works in Salem, NY in July....it was challenging and rewarding to try a new material (wood) and here is a pic of me modeling the piece I created.

Monday, July 7, 2014

upcoming residency and new necklaces



getting ready and excited for my upcoming residency at SAW later this month. i've also been enjoying forging some sterling paddles, decorating them with gemstones, gold and pearls and making them into necklaces.

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Friday, December 6, 2013

recent commissions...

necklace made of sterling silver, 14K gold and blue topaz


a glass artists asked me to make settings for her glass. this pendant and earrings are made of sterling silver, glass, 14K gold, and gemstones

Monday, August 12, 2013


it has been a busy summer...i discovered that unicyclist like bike jewelry and I created "head badges" for the national unicycling competition that came to Harmony, PA last month. I have also been busy on new jewelry for customers- pendant shown here is silver and pearls.

Friday, July 12, 2013



happen to be in the Laurel Highlands of PA? if so, stop by Touchstone to see my new brooch Veil made of copper, silver, 23K gold leaf, human hair and mirror. this piece, along with work from members of the group Alloy will be on display:
Alloy is a collective of metalsmiths and jewelers who work in Southwestern Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh, and surrounding areas. Alloy consists of established and emerging makers whose work encompasses the broad range of skills, techniques, and concepts in the metals field. This exhibition includes jewelry, objects, and small sculpture from a selection of Alloy members. The Alloy Group Exhibition runs from June 22 through August 11, 2013, in the Bea Campbell Gallery Store.