Melissa Moloney's Profile
My jewelry is made using sterling and fine silver, copper and brass. I use precious and semi-precious gems as well as agates, jaspers, fossils, marble, and just about every kind of stone I can find.
As often as possible, I purchase tools and materials that are Made in the USA. Quite often I recycle sterling silver and use it in my designs.
I've pledged to never use coral in my designs by signing up with Too Precious To Wear. http://www.tooprecioustowear.org/ Please check out their website to find out how you can help conserve coral.
What amazing colors and patterns come from the earth. When I first started metalsmithing, the stones didn't really dominate my designs. There are a couple mines in Georgia that…
- Joined December 14, 2009