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Bleached By the Sun

Bleached By the Sun

The sun has incredible powers.  Power over our emotions, power to grow our food, power to warm our bodies, power to light the path in front of us,...

Give Yourself a Round of Applause

Give Yourself a Round of Applause

It's Spring and when I need a little something around my neck to keep me warm, I reach for a light scarf.  Applause was an original painting, by y...

Layering Bracelets

Layering Bracelets

  More and more I'm layering my bracelets.  I like the texture and dimension layers bring and why not add another bracelet or two?  The Nica and C...

Gold Jewelry for Golden Light

Gold Jewelry for Golden Light

   It's that time of year when the sun's out longer and the light get's a golden hue.  So happy to know warm breezes are around the corner.  Our B...

Ode to a Maria Kamara Studio Rose

Ode to a Maria Kamara Studio Rose

The Simone necklace.    Roses can really lift my spirits.  Awhile back I got a nice surprise when I was gifted a huge bundle of roses in sorbet pa...

The Heart Always Wins

The Heart Always Wins

What is it about the heart symbol?  It's just well, loved.  Did a little research, couldn't help it, I'm like that, and here's what I discovered. ...

The Easiest Bracelet to Wear

The Easiest Bracelet to Wear

  Remember when you were a kid, and would collect pebbles and stones when playing outside or on walks?  All my kids have done this, and we have mo...

Fulfilling Scarf Orders in the Studio

Fulfilling Scarf Orders in the Studio

  Awhile back I came to the realization that in order to make this creative business successful, selling my work wholesale to stores needed to hap...

Miami Getaway

Miami Getaway

    Last Spring, my oldest daughter Mary and I headed to Miami for a jewelry related getaway.  We basically used a craft show as an excuse to trav...

New Art and My Hyacinth Obsession

New Art and My Hyacinth Obsession

  Maybe it's the rare to nature blue violet color, or maybe it's the intoxicating sweet scent.  I'm not sure why, but come Spring I'm obsessed wit...

How to Clean Brass Jewelry Naturally

How to Clean Brass Jewelry Naturally

  When I first became pregnant, I remember reading everything I could about health and nutrition.  One of the subjects I came across was everyday ...

3 Easy Ways to Wear a Small Scarf

3 Easy Ways to Wear a Small Scarf

  Up North we're waiting patiently for the trees to bud and the daffodils to bloom.  In the mean time, jackets are still needed, as well as a ligh...