Studio notes and Musings

Sterling Silver and mint green variscite Cascade Collection jewelry designs

Confessions of a Southwest Jeweler

As I've gotten older I've come to appreciate turquoise jewelry--some of it--in small doses. And as I've learned more about gems, stones, and minerals, my appreciation has grown.  Not too...

Confessions of a Southwest Jeweler

As I've gotten older I've come to appreciate turquoise jewelry--some of it--in small doses. And as I've learned more about gems, stones, and minerals, my appreciation has grown.  Not too...

Obsessed with Variscite!

Obsessed with Variscite!

I might have a little problem. A slight addiction. Well, maybe a full-blown obsession. Variscite. I love it! I have now crafted two collections centered around this dreamy, minty stone,...

Obsessed with Variscite!

I might have a little problem. A slight addiction. Well, maybe a full-blown obsession. Variscite. I love it! I have now crafted two collections centered around this dreamy, minty stone,...

The Green Cascade-A New Collection

The Green Cascade-A New Collection

It is always exciting to have something new to share! This new collection combines many things I love: soft brushed silver paired with gorgeous, minty variscite, and some new variations...

The Green Cascade-A New Collection

It is always exciting to have something new to share! This new collection combines many things I love: soft brushed silver paired with gorgeous, minty variscite, and some new variations...

Variscite statement cuff and ring

Variscite statement cuff and ring

I really love this cuff and ring together! Variscite has just the most perfect range of foamy, minty green and I can't get enough of it! These two pieces are...

Variscite statement cuff and ring

I really love this cuff and ring together! Variscite has just the most perfect range of foamy, minty green and I can't get enough of it! These two pieces are...

New year new me

New year new me

Like most artists I would rather be creating than doing almost anything else, and being in front of the camera is one of my least favorite things. This year I'm...

New year new me

Like most artists I would rather be creating than doing almost anything else, and being in front of the camera is one of my least favorite things. This year I'm...