Tag Archives: inspiration

Time to step it up a bit

I’ve been making and selling my silver jewellery for a while now, and as much as I love being ‘in charge of my own destiny’ (that’s what #MrG calls it!!) one thing I realise I miss a little from my … Continue reading

Posted in #HandmadeHour, Challenge, DGDCheeryUppy, geek, Meet The Maker, processes, RingAMonth, Ring a month, RingAMonth2020, silver, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 13 Comments

March Meet The Maker 2019

Many of my friends have been participating in #MarchMeetTheMaker over on Instagram. I didn’t – in part because I didn’t want to overload the kind people who follow my accounts and in part because I try to make each post … Continue reading

Posted in Meet The Maker, Stuff I love, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 6 Comments

My attempt at a USP, and connection

Something I have been planning to share for a while, is how I approach the whole ‘interacting with paying customers’ part of my little jewellery business, and why. When my newly-wed, city dwelling parents moved to rural Devon from the … Continue reading

Posted in processes, silver, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 16 Comments

I made a new tool!

This entertained me. I joined a few jewellery / metal-smithing forums over the past year, and one of them mentioned using a clothespeg as a useful tool. Now, I love to get something for nothing, and also to find something … Continue reading

Posted in DGDCheeryUppy, geek, processes, ScrapHappy, silver, Tech Tip, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 14 Comments

Ideas…

I guess it must be much worse for writers. I get asked about inspiration quite often. All sorts of things contribute to an idea for a design; the weather, the allotment, my enthusiasm for geek. Fashion rarely plays into it, … Continue reading

Posted in SciFi, Stuff I love, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 7 Comments