Creative gifts from my father, part 2 …

Detail, detail, attention to detail! From my parents I got the proverbial “double-whammy” when it comes to the nature and nurture of attention to detail. My mother, an accountant by training, has an eye for numbers, patterns, and organization. My father, as you will see in these next few examples, had an incredible eye for …

Creative gifts from my father…

Creative influences are extremely important to artists. We are like cauldrons, in which everything we see, hear, taste, feel, or sense gets mixed together into our creative “soup.” Luckily for me, the cauldron began to fill in early life with some significant contributions by my father.  As some of you are aware, my father passed …

Summer’s over… back to work!

Hello, everyone! Here’s hoping you each had a wonderful summer full of sunshine and adventure. I certainly did. Now it’s nearly fall, and the studio has been calling my name. Specifically, my jewelry studio. Continuing on the theme of copper, brass and silver I began in early summer, here are some new earring offerings: I’ve …