A Short Ode To A Skeleton

I’m sad to say goodbye to my Skellington necklace. He’s one of my favourite things I’ve ever made. Happily though, he is currently at Itch Gallery (in Oakham, Rutland) enthusiastically waiting for someone to adopt him. Bye, Skellington. I hope you find a lovely new home.

The Very Tiny People Meet a Whisk

Today’s installment of Adventures of the Very Tiny People: The very tiny people try to make scrambled eggs for breakfast, but their tiny silver whisk is just not tiny enough. The Giant offers his assistance, and – once Francine comes to – it seems as if the very tiny people will be getting their breakfast…

Adventures of Umbrella Man

Umbrella Man has flown to Scotland. What an adventurous guy. If you haven’t been following his adventures on Instagram, here’s a recap of his life so far: He went from this: To this: To this: Then back to this: And then finally…this: Now he is fulfilling his dreams of adorning someone. Unusual dreams for you…

Spoons!

Good old spoons. I love spoons. I bought a Sheffield silver spoon a few months ago, and it’s been sitting on my desk ever since. Little ideas of what to do with it have been wandering through my mind, some being quickly rejected, others being given a little more thought, but none were accepted. I…

Daily Jewellery Day 18 to 25

Apologies for posting this later than I meant to: technology problems. I thought technology was supposed to make things simpler! Sometimes I think that maybe the problem is with me…but then I realise that no, it’s definitely technology’s fault. But enough ranting. Let’s get to the interesting stuff.

Day 11 to 17

Oops…I seem to be a little behind in my updates for my Year of Jewellery. But late is better than never I suppose, so here is last week’s Daily Jewellery: I’ll update you with pictures of this week’s jewellery on Friday or Monday (I haven’t decided yet).

And on the 7th day…

…I didn’t rest. I made this thing: It’s a friend for yesterday’s cog ring!

The 6th Day

I’ve finally learnt that planning what I’m going to make before I start making it makes things a whole lot easier. Doing that has meant that I was able to create something a little more complex today, namely this copper ring with a rotatable cog. The tiny person on it is there because he was…

New Things

Here ye! Here ye! I have created new things! You may see some of them…