This wonderfully delicate piece was handmade for 3 beautiful purple / blue cushion cut cubic zirconia (CZ) stones. The mounts were handmade from wire with each of the claws attached individually to allow the stones to be mounted. The initial … Continue reading Purple CZ Necklace in Sterling Silver
I was given a small skull mask to try casting. I decided to try delft clay sand casting of the skull in sterling silver. Delft clay casting is where the piece is pushed into compact sand to create an impression … Continue reading Cast ‘925’ sterling silver skulls
I have been having some fun with casting, and this project was to cast a silver sharks tooth from a sand tiger shark fossil. I’ve shown the original tooth below. The casting was done with the delft clay casting system, … Continue reading Cast Silver Sharks tooth pendant
I made some silver and deer antler pendants from some shed deer antler, making a number of pendants / talismans and hairpins (more on that later). The first one I made was a simple cap mounted piece of antler forming … Continue reading Silver and Deer Antler Pendant / Talisman
When starting out with the casting of objects in sterling silver, I was looking for something small to practice on. I found a Victorian knot button, about 2.3cm diameter, which I thought would make a good pendant. This has a … Continue reading Sterling Silver Victorian Knot Button Pendant
I’ve had a piece of rose quartz for a number of years now, and finally decided I should mount it into a pendant. I wanted a minimalist look with the rose quartz being shown to its best effect on a … Continue reading Rose Quartz and Sterling Silver Pendant
I was making a small 925 Sterling Silver key as an 18th birthday present. The key was simple enough to cast using the cuttlefish casting technique, then off for a full UK hallmark. The pendent which results from the casting … Continue reading Cuttlefish Cast Sterling Silver key..