Category Archives: bracelet

Solar Inspirations

The latest prediction for eclipse visitors to South Carolina is approximately 2 million. Since Charleston is Travel & Leisure’s #1 city in the US, the Charleston Crafts Gallery should be very busy before and after. Several weeks ago, I started … Continue reading

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Surprises & Experiments

During our move in 2015, the supplies from two studies were combined. Aside from the duplicates, there were some pleasant surprises buried in the moving boxes i.e Dr. Ph. Martins Iridescent 11R Copper Plate Gold. This little one ounce bottle … Continue reading

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Off to the Publisher-Chapter 2

The last post featured 5 bracelets that were submitted to Belle Armoire Jewelry for the Summer 2017 issue. Hooray…they were accepted!!! But, be careful ‘what you wish for’. Writing a technique based article for 5 bracelets turned into a rather … Continue reading

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Off to the Publisher

My latest blog post was postponed because of the holidays and a January 15th deadline for the summer issue of Belle Armoire Jewelry. While I can’t reveal the specifics, the photo is a sneak preview of the items that were submitted. I … Continue reading

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Backwards…But I Like It!!!

While was taking Lorraine Vogel’s Batik Tutorial for a test drive, I ‘slightly’ misread the instructions…and masked the wrong area of the background. HMMM!!!…I really need to slow down and THINK before I dive in… Well, the batik’d areas may not … Continue reading

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From This…To That

I am in ‘show prep’ mode and was certain that I had completed all of the items with a week to spare…just an earwire here or a label there!!! OOOOPS!!! Not so fast!!! CAUTION…do not look through an old issue of American … Continue reading

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What If…

We’ve all been down that road…what if I use the copper bangle and try an ivory coil and stain it with that new product from Golden. HMMMMM!!! Maybe…just maybe??? Of course, nine times out of ten the ‘what if’ road … Continue reading

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