Traci Nolan's Profile
My shop name comes from my favorite color, blue, and my interest in reading science fiction/fantasy. Beryls are often called elfstones. A beryl is used in the Lord of the Rings trilogy to indicate a route of safe passage.
I started out making wine charms to include in gifts for friends. Since earrings are so similar, I branched out. Once I made some earrings, I had to make necklaces to match. Then on to bracelets, and so forth. One year later, I opened my shop on Etsy! Since then, I've continued to explore materials and techniques for creating beautiful pieces to wear. Currently, I'm working a lot with coloring metals - patinas and torch-fired enamel, mostly.
Finding my jewelry identity has been a journey and sometimes a struggle. Thanks for sticking with me through the process! I've always been drawn to natural stones, but I found difficult to find a way to…
- Born on January 29
- Joined September 26, 2008