Green Light for Blue Skies

New Space for Creating Yesterday’s inaugural apéro evening for my new workshop took place last night! Several naughty but nice nibblies were served and a good time had by all. Great atmosphere. Auspicious. From this day forward, my one of a kind silver and gold...

Bend, Stretch … Adapt

Adapt Here we are, 10 days into the New Year and I’m on track with my new workshop. I’m back in there properly today, starting work on an Golden Wedding Anniversary Bracelet – I can’t wait! Was the journey straight forward?  No!   The proposed...

The Glorious Opal

Opal Colour As the design area within my workshop evolves, I’m already salivating at the prospect poring over my collection of gemstones there. For me, the opal is a sheer celebration of colour. Opal Origins Opal is amorphous, that is, without a crystal...

House Warming with a Twist

Cold to Cosy Our cold kitchen was made warm and cosy this morning by a lengthy session of making homemade muesli.   The aroma of grilled honey coated cereal and nuts wafting around the house is still being savoured! It also made me think that, with the advent of my...

Thinking Big

How Big? I’ve recently been working on a project around 100 times bigger than usual. Instead of unique and intricate jewellery designs, I’ve been redesigning and rebuilding my workshop! Instead of using silver, gold and gemstones, I’ve been using...