I’ve been so busy making lately that I haven’t had time to post. It is great news that everyone is thinking of the hedgehogs and buying ethical this Christmas!
I love nature and it inspires everything I do so I thought I’d show you how I translate nature into my jewellery.
I make my jewellery using silver clay. I trained in traditional silver-smithing but I love the versatility of silver clay and the way I can literally take nature and emboss it into my designs. I hunt for flowers, leaves, twigs, seeds, shells and anything with a beautiful pattern that I can use to emboss into the clay. I’ve always got a little bag with me for foraging trips in the woods, meadows and seashore.
Designs in silver clay ready for firing
With this pendant and earring set, I have embossed a design from nature and then inset gorgeous sparkling…
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