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Lustrous Metals

I especially have fun beating copper and silver into shape to form lovely jewelry.  Sometimes I may add stones or beads to accent the pieces.  Here are some examples.  If you wish to order one of these pieces, or a custom designed piece, just let me know

Flowering gems
sterlling silver, multi-colored sapphires. and tiny diamonds An extravagance of multi-colored sapphire briolette flowers with tiny uncut diamond centers graces the curves of this stunning necklace, a treasure forever.  About 26 inches long.  Necklace $425.  Matching earrings $125.  (Set $500).
Not everyone is aware that sapphires come in every color of the rainbow, except for the red, which are rubies. 
Handmade chain links are brown dyed magnesite (for roots) and green zoisite (for leaves) on sterling silver, supporting a "melted metal"™ fused silver tree.  About 26 inches long, handmade hook and eye clasp.  Priced at $175. 
Rainbow V
I have always felt like rainbows are magical, and everyone needs a little magic in their life.  So I created this bright little slice of rainbow to light up your life no matter the weather outside.  V is about 4 inches deep and 5 inches wide.  It is suspended from a 16 inch sterling chain that clasps on the side for easier operation.  $110.
Rainbow Serpent
Inspired sterling silver snake links with rainbow color snake beads by Aboriginal tales of the Dreamtime, my rainbow serpent is composed of sterling silver links in the shape of snakes, with bodies of rainbow colored African "snake" beads, which nestle together like vertebrae.  Truly a magical necklace.  About 19 inches long, $120.
copper links with fused silver accents Together is Better
Forged copper links are accented with my "Melted Metal" fused silver accents and separated by copper and silver beads, with a copper and silver toggle clasp.  About 20 inches long.  Never has the marriage of metals looked so good.  Priced at $95. SOLD
Geometry Lesson
Do you remember  your geometry class?  Sterling silver links in triangles,  squares, circles, and half-circles join together to make a proven statement. About 22 inches long.  Priced at $225.
Making book
It is a sure bet that this book will catch attention everywhere you wear it.  Formed and forged of sterling silver, the book opens to reveal pages of hand-marbled paper in peaceful shades of green.  Add your own thoughts to the pages, or just relax into the swirling designs.  Pendant is about 2 inches square on a sterling silver snake chain of 18 inched with a lobster claw clasp.  $225.
I have always been fascinated by the spiral, as it winds in and back out again.  These sterling silver double S spirals remind me of pieces from ancient Greece.  The 3 lamp work beads carry out the spiral theme as well, in shades of silver and black  About 26 inches long, with handmade clasp and chain tag. Priced at $175.
fused sterling silver pendant Fused silver pendant
One of my "melted metal"™ series, this sterling silver pendant will inspire a closer look every time.  What do you see?  Pendant on 18 inch sterling rope chain $35. fused silver pendant with dichroic glass beadAnd here is another, with a handmade dichroic glass bead glittering in its silver nest.  Pendant on a 16 inch sterling box chain $40.  Each one is unique!  Prices range from $25 to $55.
Cool Breeze
Sterling silver "melted metal©" pendant in a fan shape is accented by cool blue sapphires nestled into the folds of silver.  One-of-a-kind pendant to refresh your days and evenings.  $75.  Black or blue ribbon included at no cost, or a sterling chain can be added for a small additional amount. SOLD
Copper mesh
Copper mesh ruffles accented with tiny green glass beads highlight the sparkly green glass pendant on the central links of this hand-forged copper chain.  The mesh is flexible, but hold its shape, so it can be tweaked to alter the effect.  Priced at $95.  Complementary earrings of vintage Czech glass beads included.
"Bramble" bracelets
While this forged copper wire accented with green glass beads bracelet meanders in and out on its green pathway, it catches the attention in a most dramatic fashion.  Forged copper and shades of grsterling silver and smoky quartzeen glass, $45.  Similar  bracelets are available in other colors or stones.  This one in sterling silver and smoky quartz adds a striking accent to any wrist.  $75. SOLD
Red Tigereye Chain
Warmred tigereye squares and rounds on copper chain red tigereye pairs perfectly with copper in this simply elegant chain.  Alternating puffed squares with 6mm round beads extend to about 24 inches.  Priced at $75.
Sterling silver choker of cutout sterling choker of cutouts shapes to see and be seen.  Fastens in front for ease. About 18 inches long. Priced at $165. Inspired by a squished pair of wire-rim glasses found in a parking lot.

Kyanite leaf

Elegant leaf shape pendant in sterling silver, accented by transparent blue kyanite and lovely iridescent vintage mother-of-pearl sequins.  On an 18 inch sterling silver chain with lobster claw clasp.  Light and airy to make you think of summer days on the beach, perhaps?  $65.

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