Inspiration and Creativity

Over the years, many people have told me that they are not creative. They think that they are not creative because they don’t paint, sculpt, make jewellery or do any of the things that we perceive as being creative.This [ … ] Read More

Copper: the Metal for Fall

When Fall arrives, I always want to make and wear copper jewellery. I don’t know if it’s because it reminds me of the vibrant leaves, orange pumpkins or the harvest moon, but copper feels right at this time of [ … ] Read More

Safety In The Metalsmithing Studio

Ever hear the phrase, ” it’s all fun and games until someone loses an eye”? It comes from ancient Rome, where anything was allowed in wrestling except for eye-gouging. Nowadays, parents often say it to their children to discourage [ … ] Read More