Honored in Tempe, Arizona – Best Ornamental Jeweler

Honored in Tempe, Arizona – Best Ornamental Jeweler

It was quite a surprise when the jury at the Tempe Festival of the Arts selected me as the Spring 2015 Best Ornamental Jeweler. It’s a tremendous honor, and I am still a bit shocked. I should add that the artisan-made ribbons they present were a work of art as...
My Spring Roadtrip Begins

My Spring Roadtrip Begins

It’s been a busy winter with shows in Arizona and California, but it’s time to start heading home. Of course, I’m not taking the most direct route. I’ll be stopping for shows in Tempe, AZ; Norman, OK; Oklahoma City, OK; Baton Rouge, LA; Stevens...
A Love Letter from Liam

A Love Letter from Liam

It’s Valentine’s Day, and I just wanted to let you know I am thinking about you. Hopefully, your day has been going well, and you’re in the mood to check out a few brand new pieces of shard jewelry. I just added pieces to my online store that...
Winter Thaw Sale – 25% OFF Shard Jewelry!!!

Winter Thaw Sale – 25% OFF Shard Jewelry!!!

Hopefully your 2015 is off to a fantastic start! At this very moment, I’m escaping the frigid conditions of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and pushing my way to Arizona and California. There are a few sunshine-friendly shows on my calendar. So far, I’m...
Christmas Ornaments from Broken Dishes

Christmas Ornaments from Broken Dishes

Every year I take some of my favorite bits of broken dishes and turn them into ornaments for my Christmas tree. I’ve gathered such an extensive collection that this year the weight of all those ornaments actually tipped over the tree… it was quite a scene....
Help Cure Jeweler’s Block

Help Cure Jeweler’s Block

I’m working away on new shard jewelry for the holiday season, and with thousands of dishes to choose from, I was hoping you could help me out by suggesting what kind of pieces you’d like me to work on next. As a way to say thanks, there are THREE $50 gift...