Category Archives: handmade jewellery

New work inspired by Diatoms

A succinct post from me today; I’ve so much I want to do, so in a nutshell here’s some new design work that’s keeping me occupied today. I’ve had a thing for diatoms for a long time but I’ve only … Continue reading

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Fern pendants – glass fossils

These fused glass pendants follow my ‘fossil’ theme, they are actual real ferns fused into the glass cabochon, leaving their mark for ever. I first attempted fusing organic material when I did a glass course at Urchfont Manor many years … Continue reading

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How to wear a fibula pin

Ive already shown the beret I made as part of the challenge on Craft Pimp, well I made myself a fibula pin to add a bit of unique style. I used one of my handmade raku fired beads which I’d … Continue reading

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It’s been a strange week

It’s been rather a strange week this week, both my kilns are out of action and I need to make some serious decisions, so I’ve had a week of enforced rest from firing and I’ve felt rather like an addict … Continue reading

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One fire beads

Just a quick post to show you my one fire experiment, I’m really pleased with the results as I didn’t know what to expect firing clay and glazing in one go. These were fired to earthenware temperatures but I will … Continue reading

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My treasure trove

Thought I’d show you my treasure trove, I started these sterling silver pendants, and other pieces a while back but they were sitting unfinished, I had no idea how much treasure was lurking in the unfinished pot on my bench. … Continue reading

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