Welcome! I handcraft each piece of jewelry in my Rhode Island studio using reclaimed precious metals, hand blown glass and ethically sourced gemstones. I use traditional metalsmithing techniques in my process such as fusing, forging and fabrication. All of my glass elements are hand blown or kiln formed exclusively by me as well. Small parts such as earring backs are sourced from local or environmentally conscious manufacturers.
a little about me…
My first step into the word of the working craftsperson happened when visiting a friends glassblowing studio in 2003. I was immediately enchanted by the fluid dance between the maker and material. For the next eight years I worked in that studio doing everything from managing the business to blowing glass. I found myself drawn to the tiny, molten gemlike pieces of glass rather than the large forms and started seeking out a way to…
- Born on February 6
- Joined March 26, 2011