Tag Archives: wings

Winged things

Finally, finally catching up.

Wings unfold

Time to catch up on wings!  It’s been a while, but I have finally been able to make new pieces of some of my most loved items.  I’m happy to bring them back… it often takes me a bit longer than I hope, as sometimes the crazy jumble of life around here doesn’t allow me […]

Valentines take flight

Watching the doves each morning, the similar shapes of folded wings and hearts is striking.  The days go by and I see wings everywhere… this one I’ve snatched from the detailed border of an old iron frame that holds a mirror on a bedside table here… scritch, scratch, sketch – a wing.  But not a […]

November dreams in citrine

From the monarch series I’ve been working on this year… my wing spread bracelet with bezel set citrine. And a one of kind statement necklace… a designer cut agate druzy slice is featured with faceted citrine, joined with a polished pryrite bead.  Hand fabricated in sterling with hand made bezels.

Monarchs are coming

At long last, my monarchs are almost ready to emerge (see sketches in a previous post, here).  Still a ways to go, but this little preview seemed worthy of posting. I’m excited about the results… and will have more to come!

4 and 20

The ‘to do’ list of recent weeks has included a focused attempt to better keep up with blackbird wings, and although two of these have already flown, more are roosting in the studio in various states of completion. In the midst of pushing ahead, I stepped outside for a few moments in the garden.  “Caw […]

Blackbirds…

It all began with that necklace.  If you’ve read my blackbird listings in the etsy shop, you’ll know the story.  And it’s true… a friend asked me to fix her broken wings.  How often in life does such an opportunity arise?  It’s turned out to be more than a chance to brighten someone’s day with […]