Plate Preview: A Peek At The China Patterns I Am Working On Now

Here is a sneak peek at the china patterns that are currently on my workbench... What do you think? Have a favorite?...more

New In My Shop: Guitar String Jewelry

New in my Etsy shop this month I have some unique jewelry that I handcrafted from start to finish from recycled and repurposed guitar strings! Each of thesestrings once played beautiful music in the hands of a musician, now they havebeen given new life in the hands of an artist to be worn by a music lover!...more

New In My Shop: Antique Dinner Knife Handle Bell Pendant Necklaces

New in my Etsy shop, I made these pretty pendant necklaces from the handles of antique and vintage dinner knives. Suspended inside each one is the single tine from a fork, turning them into little bells that make a pretty chime sound. Each is accented...more

Printing With Leaves And Acrylic Paint

Materials Used: Leaves Acrylic craft paints Paper or canvases to print onPaper plate to serve as a paint paletteNewspaper to cover worksurfacePaper towels for messes and cleanup...more

My New Book, Soldered Alchemy, Now Available For Pre-order!

I'm excited to announce that my new book, Soldered Alchemy: 25 Jewelry Projects Using New...more

A Mary Kay Merry Berry Holiday Look + Giveaway!

Who doesn't like playing with new makeup? I do! When it comes to my makeup, I usually stick to a neutral go-to palette, so I was excited for a chance to break out of that old routine and try something new and different by partnering with Mary Kay to try out some great Mary Kay cosmetic products!...more

A Mary Kay Merry Berry Holiday Look + Giveaway!

Disclosure: The products reviewed in this post were provided to me by Mary Kay Inc. for the purpose of review. I have been compensated for this review....more

My New Book, Soldered Alchemy, Now Available For Pre-order!

I'm excited to announce that my new book, Soldered Alchemy: 25 Jewelry Projects Using New...more

New Broken China Jewelry In My Shop Today

I've been working on some new broken china jewelry pieces for the holidays and just listed these new beauties in my Etsy shop. Let me ...more

Center Of Attention: Beautiful Thanksgiving Tablescapes

You don't need to spend a fortune to create a beautifully decorated table for Thanksgiving.As a matter of fact, many of the Thanksgiving centerpiece ideas you will find below can be...more