Studio notes and Musings

Green Things Growing: Inspiration behind the new Verdure Collection

Green Things Growing: Inspiration behind the ne...

Let me repeat, we have green things in the Southwest. And, contrary to the complainers, we do have seasons—not the same seasons as other places, but we do have them!...

Green Things Growing: Inspiration behind the ne...

Let me repeat, we have green things in the Southwest. And, contrary to the complainers, we do have seasons—not the same seasons as other places, but we do have them!...

New Year's Resolutions in April and new Moss Agate Pendants

New Year's Resolutions in April and new Moss Ag...

 I made four of these Moss Agate Arrowhead Pendants, and I'm loving the unique variety in these stones and can't seem to get enough of them!

New Year's Resolutions in April and new Moss Ag...

 I made four of these Moss Agate Arrowhead Pendants, and I'm loving the unique variety in these stones and can't seem to get enough of them!

What does "everyday wear" mean, anyway?

What does "everyday wear" mean, anyway?

I love the phrase "everyday wear" when it comes to jewelry--it makes me chuckle. I would say that most of the jewelry I make is "everyday wear" from the simplest...

What does "everyday wear" mean, anyway?

I love the phrase "everyday wear" when it comes to jewelry--it makes me chuckle. I would say that most of the jewelry I make is "everyday wear" from the simplest...

Work in progress: playing with moss agate in the dark

Work in progress: playing with moss agate in th...

I've been playing with my stash of moss agates and thought I'd put together some pendants that had a more repeatable design. I truly love these stones-each one is so...

Work in progress: playing with moss agate in th...

I've been playing with my stash of moss agates and thought I'd put together some pendants that had a more repeatable design. I truly love these stones-each one is so...

Summer Dreaming and my Moss agate ring and bracelet

Summer Dreaming and my Moss agate ring and brac...

I'm slowly putting together what is becoming a collection of jewelry centered around these lovely Moss Agates. They remind me of summer and so I think they're the perfect winter...

Summer Dreaming and my Moss agate ring and brac...

I'm slowly putting together what is becoming a collection of jewelry centered around these lovely Moss Agates. They remind me of summer and so I think they're the perfect winter...