Recent Work — Wire

I’m learn­ing to work with jew­el­ry wire. Here are two recent (begin­ner) projects. On the top a charm hold­er made of 14 gauge ster­ling sil­ver and five charms. You can learn to make the charm hold­er at the Bead Club in Wood­inville. It’s a very good use of three hours. The sec­ond piece is a […]

Housekeeping

I cleaned out the top draw­er in my bed­side table. Among the detri­tus were these. Rang­ing form a brass koala giv­en to me by a stranger in San Fran­cis­co my fresh­man year in col­lege to a bot­tle shaped pin from the Maker’s Mark dis­tillery and about a dozen zoos in between.