(thatís me) celebrates 50 years of jewelry making and
metal-smithing this year. Although I donít hold any
degrees, I have taken many jewelry working courses over
the years and have gained a glimmer from each one on how
to make a better mouse trap, or just work the metal in a
I am happiest when I have a lit torch in
my hand coaxing hot metal into organic and lacy shapes
and forms. I am accomplished in setting gemstones in
all manner of ways, I specialize in mounting shipwreck
coins, I enamel on both silver and copper, and Iím not
too bad wielding a couple of pairs of pliers.
I work in
gold, silver, copper and brass. I do repairs and custom
orders. If you have old jewelry you want reworked, letís
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