weekly photo challenge: cherry on top

Sophie, perched on top of the woodpile. She seems to have adopted this spot as her favoured location for a siesta on hot afternoons. It's shady, it catches the breeze, and it allows her to keep an eye on the birds. There's even a cover, so she doesn't have to lie directly on the hard … Continue reading weekly photo challenge: cherry on top

news from the workshop: I started something…

In fact, I have started several somethings over the past couple of weeks, but so far I have failed to finish any of them. I had some ideas for new earrings, so in a fit on enthusiasm, I set to and sawed out all the shapes I needed. I got as far as filing them, … Continue reading news from the workshop: I started something…

news from the workshop: silver cat

My latest creation is this sweet little mewing silver cat pendant. I've been mulling over doing a cat for a while now, but it wasn't until I'd finished my silver raven that I actually sat down and came up with a design that I thought would work. The original model was my very own Sophie … Continue reading news from the workshop: silver cat

news from the workshop: melancholy music and silvery moons

  It's been all about the earrings this week, which has given me the opportunity to work with my garnet and moonstone beads once again. For non-bead lovers, I was also working on a pair of polished silver crescent moon earrings. The days are warm and sunny at the moment, but we've had some very … Continue reading news from the workshop: melancholy music and silvery moons