Welcome to Le Chien Noir Jewelry! I put my jewelry aside for decades, to make a living as a writer and editor. I had studied jewelry-metalsmithing in Paris and Quebec and, by a twist of fate, ended up writing instead.
A few years ago, I finally unpacked my box of tools and silver, set up a corner in my home office, picked up my torch and got back at it. And I haven't looked back! I can work on my jewelry all day and all night - the days are never long enough. That corner eventually took over my office and now has migrated to my farmhouse basement.
I love the process of working with silver and gemstones and the abundance of stunning stones out there never ceases to inspire me. I hope that my work conveys some of this and will inspire you as well! It also allows me to practice photography - another great passion of mine. Taking closeups is quite…
- Born on March 18
- Joined May 30, 2011