Feeds:
Posts
Comments

Posts Tagged ‘jewellery’

After 8 years on Etsy, I closed my shop at the end of May due to some policy changes on their end. It’s taken a while, but I’ve finally got my very own website up and running! ( sort-of, not all the payment options are live yet, but that should be done very soon)

I went with Squarespace, since I’d spoken to other artists and heard good things. (their pretty templates helped too) After taking a TON of photos, I’ve got a good sampling of my work listed! Now to finish filling it out…

1book2

Advertisements

Read Full Post »

One of the things I did in the past year was upgrade to a Nikon slr camera. I’m still figuring out all it can do but it’s already much easier to work with than my old point-and-click.

rustgear1

Pretty much all I do is one-of-a-kind so I try to make sure to photograph everything before it gets put out for sale. That is another thing I have to catch up on for this year. At least I did shoot all my 2016 jewellery, so while this necklace has found a home, I have a record. The antique pocket watch piece had such a beautiful, natural oxidation that all I did was add the co-coordinating drop that I found in the salvaged stash and add a chain. I have to wonder if it’s original watch had fallen into salt water and then just got left for a decade or two. I’d love to know more about the stories of the pieces I find, but they mostly stay mysteries!

Read Full Post »