I’ve been entering the Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center student show every year for…years? and have never won anything. Yes, my pieces are shown, sometimes, but winning a prize has been elusive. This year, I won a Marcia Boehm award. Prestige, and a gift certificate to my favorite jewelers’ supply store. And it was on this […]

At the end of August, I participated in the Leon and Lulu Artist Market. If you haven’t visited this store, you really should! In Clawson at 14 Mile and just west of Main Street, Leon and Lulu is an eclectic mix of furniture, clothing, and general items found no where else. It reminds me of […]

I’ve been very bad. It’s been over a year since I’ve been here, and I promise, I’ll be better. Pin with turquoise, amethyst, pyrite, peridot, blue topaz, and citrine. Pendant in sterling silver and gold fill, with turquoise, blue topaz, citrine.   Pendant with garnet, topaz, amethyst point, turquoise, peridot and citrine.   Copper pendant […]

The title says it all. I’m working in conjunction with the Michigan Silversmith Guild, and we will all be sharing a booth. I’ve been busy tagging, bagging, inventorying and taking photos. Hope to see you there! July 20 to 23. 🙂 Here are some of the items that will be offered for sale. A very […]

I wish I could say I was busy in the studio, but in actuality I have been tightening up my novel. And dealing with snow. And trying to maintain the rest of my life. Wire wrap classes started up again two weeks ago at the Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, and what a surprise to see […]