TandMArtsandCrafts

Silver wire jewellery by Tammy and Art by Mark Betson

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TandMArtsandCrafts

Silver wire jewellery by Tammy and Art by Mark Betson

6 Sales On Etsy since 2012

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Announcement   CELTIC SPIRALS AND SEMI PRECIOUS STONES!! Individually hand shaped silver wire spirals and shapes with semi precious birth stones by Tammy Betson and artwork by my husband Mark Betson.
www.tandm-artsandcrafts.co.uk

Announcement

CELTIC SPIRALS AND SEMI PRECIOUS STONES!! Individually hand shaped silver wire spirals and shapes with semi precious birth stones by Tammy Betson and artwork by my husband Mark Betson.
www.tandm-artsandcrafts.co.uk

Tammy Betson

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Tammy Betson

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Anonymous on Oct 26, 2012

5 out of 5 stars

About

"....we are born to twist and curl, spiral and swirl"

I have always been a crafty person, always creating something out of nothing, my mum used to laugh at me, creating new clothes out of old (but now it is all the craze!). During my career I have been a photographer, gardener and a florist. I was always the one assigned to make 150 wired buttonholes! This slowly led to me starting my own wedding floristry business and then diversifying to making tiaras.

Our move from Surrey in the Uk to Devon meant that I wasn't getting as many weddings and so after buying a book and teaching myself the principles of jewelry making, started making more silver wire jewelry using semi precious birth and healing stones.

My jewelry developed over time to what it is today, when I first started making the spirals they were huge and messy, but after 3 years of practice they are now tight and even, many people believe I buy them in already made, but I don't! Each one is made by me. I buy in the semi precious stones from all over the world, I tend to choose stones I like and believe look good with the spiral work.

There is another part to T&M - My husband! Mark, he is an artist and we trade together. He has now opened his own Etsy shop and you will find him at Mark Betson Artist.

We go to lots of craft fairs and events including music festivals around Devon, Somerset and Cornwall selling anything we make. I have designed my own website which lists everything we do and more.

Mark and I work closely together, we work from our home in the heart of the Blackdown Hills in Devon, where we have our own studio, which is a lovely space for us to work and share our work, we open the studio up to the public regularly.

This is where the etsy shop plays such a vital role to our success, it gives me the chance to wider my sales opportunities and share our work with the global community in a place that is full of like minded people.

You can sign up for our monthly newsletter, which has all the news, updates and special offers for the month at:
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  • Tammy

    Owner, Maker, Designer, Curator, Jeweler, Florist, Vegetablele Grower And Dinner Lady To The Family!

    I'm a bit "twisted"! I sit and twist my silver wire into different shapes where ever I go and as if by magic they become stunning and unusual pieces of jewelry.

  • Mark Betson Artist

    Owner, Maker, Designer, Curator, Artist, Woodsman, Hedge Layer, Conservationist And A Big Tea Drinker!

    Mark is my husband (the other half of T&M) he is a very talented artist, his paintings are created with his love of nature and come from his heart and his head which is a very mysterious place!. He's a bit of a tree lover! He has his own Etsy shop.

Shop policies

Last updated on September 23, 2013
Welcome to T&M Arts and Crafts, experts in spirals, curls and all things twisty!

ABOUT OUR ITEMS
All the items are made by myself (Tammy). All the jewelry is handmade to order. I aim to create items that are both stunning and unique, comfortable to wear and certain to set heads turning.

DESCRIPTIONS
I describe items as accurately as possible, including the size of the semi precious stone used, the length/ size of jewelry. I also include a description of the stones properties and birth stone where possible.

CUSTOM REQUESTS
I am always happy to do custom orders, where I can change the stone, the silver shape, length or the size. If you'd like more information about a particular piece, don't hesitate to contact us - we're always happy to answer your questions!

MORE ABOUT T&M
You can discover more about T&M on our about page
https://www.etsy.com/shop/TandMArtsandCrafts/about/

or on our blog
http://www.tandm-artsandcrafts.co.uk/tandmartsandcraftsblog/read_77375/open-studio-update.html

You could even subscribe to our monthly newsletters, which have all the latest news, offers and discounts, events and lots more
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T&M ONLINE
For previews of our latest makes and lots more become a fan on our facebook pages
https://www.facebook.com/pages/TM-Arts-and-Crafts/147641528624495?ref=hl
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Mark-Betson-Artist/348447828599610?fref=ts

For a general chat about our work, check us out on twitter
https://twitter.com/TandMartncrafts

For inspiration on all things new and fabulous, take a look at the galleries on our Pinterest page
http://pinterest.com/tammybetson/

Accepted payment methods

Payment
We accept payment via paypal.
Payment will need to be registered in my account before the item is posted.
To pay by bank transfer, tick the "other" box at the checkout and add a note indicating you wish to pay by bank transfer.
Alternatively email me and I can complete your order over the phone (UK only) via my cardsave account.
When paying by bank transfer, payment should reach us within 7 days of purchase - items will not be shipped until the payment is cleared. If payment is not received within this timescale, the sale will be cancelled and goods returned to the shop for sale. Please use your surname as my bank reference.
If you have any questions about the payment process, please contact us and we will do our best to assist.
Shipping
GENERAL
All items are shipped via the Royal Mail, Airmail to International buyers. 1st Class.

We aim for items to be shipped within 1-3 days, especially if the item ordered is in stock or the materials needed to complete the order are in stock. However on occasion I have to order the stones or have the requested size print printed. If this is the case I will inform you as to how long the item will take (this can be anything between 1 week and 1 month as some stones come from China) you can then decide if you want to continue with the order or choose something else. On occasion prints may be sent via my printer to save time.
I always send a confirmation email to let you know your item is on its way.

STANDARD SHIPPING
All items are listed with the most economical shipping rate and includes all packaging.
It is generally, a very reliable service but does not include tracking or insurance - we cannot accept responsibility for any loss, delay or damage arising.

ALTERNATIVE SHIPPING OPTIONS
We can offer alternative shipping solutions at the buyers request. Please note these options are more expensive - please request a quote prior to purchase. We will source the most reliable and cost effective solution to meet your requirements. In this case the order will be completed by a bank transfer or via my cardsave account.
Refunds and Exchanges
SHIPPING REFUNDS
If our shipping charges are over by more than £2.00, we will refund the excess, using a discount code which can be used via our website
http://www.tandm-artsandcrafts.co.uk/

COMBINED SHIPPING
We are happy to combine postage on multiple purchases, where possible, within the guidelines above and will refund any excess.

REFUNDS AND EXCHANGES
All jewelry items are handmade, therefore there may be some slight differences between the silver shapes. The stones sometimes, due to their natural make up may contain some natural flaws. The pieces are sold as described and all sales are final. Please ensure you are happy with the written and photographic description prior to purchase and ask for further information, if required.

ITEMS NOT AS DESCRIBED
If the item received does not match the description, we will be happy to discuss an exchange or refund - please contact us within 72 hours of receipt, to agree an appropriate solution.

DAMAGE IN TRANSIT
We wrap our items very carefully to make sure they arrive in perfect condition for you to enjoy. However, even the most carefully wrapped item can be damaged if not handled with care by the shipping company - we can not accept responsibility for damage during transit.
If you receive an item that has been damaged in transit, please contact us immediately and we will do our best to assist.
It is important to us that we offer the level of customer service that we ourselves would wish to receive and we will always look for a mutually agreeable solution to any problems that may arise.
Additional policies and FAQs
If you are buying a gift for a special occasion, please let us know - we can post your item direct to your recipient, we can include a gift card with your message and a special leaflet describing the item, where the stones come from, their properties and how it was made for example.

All items are stored in a non-smoking and pet free environment.

If you'd like to reserve an item for a particular date or for later payment, just drop us a line to discuss options.