Category Archives: processes

New commission equals new tool…and I made a mistake so you don’t have to.

Well. A girl can NEVER have too many tools. Nope. Never. And Grandad always told me to invest in the best I could afford, and assume I would grow into the tool. I didn’t quite understand what he meant at … Continue reading

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Happy Dance

Sometimes a week can’t get any better; and this, so far, has been one of those weeks. I’ve had some jewellery accepted by a lovely, small, family run gift shop in Tavistock (on the edge of Dartmoor since you ask!)  and was … Continue reading

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Adventures with an Ultralite Kiln – Keum-Boo

Oh my, but I love this new toy, oops – tool Let me count the ways, as I believe Shakespeare may once have written (warning – here any resemblance to fine writing endeth) First. I can anneal bits of silver … Continue reading

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Stepping out of my comfort zone..

I love to make things. You might have noticed that. You also might have noticed that there’s not a lot of socialising mentioned in any of my posts. That’s because I’m not very good at it. I sell almost all … Continue reading

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Inspiring…

The trouble with the interweb….There’s just too much inspiring stuff. Now I’m my own boss, and the mornings are dark and cold, I spend the first hour or so tucked up under the quilt, laptop warming from above and a … Continue reading

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