So much has happened this year. In the middle of all the chaos with corona, pandemic and lock-downs I tried to do business as usual.But that was easier said than done. Although I am lucky and neither my mom nor I did catch the virus (hopefully it stays that way until we get our vaccination […]Read more
I thought of sharing some older pieces with beadwork on them today.
They are inspired by the contemporary native american pieces you can find all around social media and the internet.
A lot has happened in the last six months. Stress at my job – not sooo new but more than usual – and we had (or better still have) the corona crisis which left me energyless and idealess. A few weeks ago I had surgery and now am recuperating. Still trying to find the energy […]Read more
The last few months I had quite a lot to do.So I want to let you in on some of my work. First of all the most important – at least to me:I gave my logo a new look. I thought I should give the whole thing a more personal touch.And since I started painting […]Read more
The mexican holiday ‘Dia de Muertos’ – which translates to Day of the Dead – is getting more and more popular in other parts of the world.In Anglophone Countries it is referred to ‘Dia de los Muertos’.It is a multi-day holiday from October 31st to November 2nd and so coincides with the Western Christian holidays […]Read more
Last weekend I played a little with an idea I got for some more halloween-themed earrings. Like the ones in Halloween is coming – pt1 I used the filligree pieces and the patina inks. Combining them with a little extra for the twist 😉 I also wanna show you how I use the patina inks […]Read more
Halloween is just around the corner 🙂 About 2 weeks ago I had an idea for some lovely earrings. I found those little metallic roses in black. Those filligree pieces I already had.Also those patina inks in the wonderful halloween colors. Those inks are NOT the usual alcohol inks you use when working with polymer […]Read more
Often I stumble over a printed ad or the packaging of a new perfume with really lovely details that I use for creating cabochons and some lovely jewelry. That way I give them a second life: All you need is some imagination and some glass cabochons in differetn sizes for testing.And some more things: glass […]Read more
A few months ago the sister of a friend got a little baby dog.She asked me if I could make a pendant with the first pic when the new family member arrived at her new home. This is just one way to use printed designs for cabochons. They make perfect personalized gifts for birthdays, weddings […]Read more
So I wanted to make my mom a nice gift for Mother’s day.She likes a dark blue and so I made a little pendant for her with nail polish and a clear glass cabochon. I’m sure you all got some old nail polishes at home you don’t use anymore. Might be that the colors are […]Read more