Laurel Kay LaRocque's Profile
I have 3 shops on Etsy. My other Shops are lkvintageattic.etsy.com & lkvintagejewelry.etsy.com
In 1983 I started cutting gemstones and setting them into mounting, which lead to silversmith work. Opal is my favor stone to cut. The challenges of cutting an Opal are not getting it too hot, or cutting to deep into the colorful fire layer.
In the early 90s I made jewelry out of friendly plastic and polymer clay. In the late 90s I was introduced to the potter’s wheel and hand building in clay. I prefer hand building in clay. Some of my favor things to sculptor are swans and the bird of paradise.
When I started making jewelry I started attending International Gem shows and purchasing supplies. I am now selling supplies in this shop.
At the present I have…
- Born on June 24
- Joined September 8, 2008