It’s all been a bit hectic recently, what with preparing for the show and inexpert attempts at carpentry, but I’ve finally finished and photographed my iced gems, hurrah!
Each size gem I hand carved in wax, then sent off for casting. The tiny one made my head hurt to carve (it’s less than 1cm in diameter) but I love how it turned out – so cute! → Read more
As always, I gave myself far too much to do and ended up working frantically all week trying to finish everything.
As I’ve never had a stall before, I had to start from scratch making a display. I may have been a little overambitious about what I could achieve in a short space of time! I ordered some wall shelves, and made wooden supports for them so they could be clamped upright to the table. They were green. How difficult can it be to paint something that is green white I thought? Turns out, quite difficult! Several trips to my lovely local timber merchant and approximately 500 coats of white paint later, this is how it all turned out: → Read more
I was contacted by a lovely customer who was after a sunshine pendant similar to my Rain or Shine necklace, and also an emerald set flower necklace.
I made these flowers a while ago now, but I’ve been too busy with shiny things to put them up on the website yet. Must do that soon!