Individuality is THE Key Component   Is it difficult to maintain a different view of art, or life in general, and still succeed? Difficult, yes, but still possible. We know that the most famous artists of centuries past, were not recognized for...
March 22, 2021
    Girl's Gifts and Stocking Stuffers   'Tis the Season indeed! You may be looking for something a little different this year for the girls on your gift list? It's been a challenging year to say the least, and a gift...
December 9, 2020
  365 Days a Year Sale - What Could be Better?   Many more new jewelry pieces, and no place to put them. I think the solution to this problem is to make some of the pieces more visible, and more appealing by discounting prices. Temporary...
November 29, 2020
Baby's First Jewelry   Not long ago, I was looking around for jewelry for my grand-daughter, who was 3 at the time. What I had in mind was something colorful, durable, and attractive to a child's taste. No cupcakes, or mermaids, or...
October 11, 2020
  Brand New Tribal Teen Bright, youthful, optimistic and fun, are just some of the adjectives I use to describe these new pieces of teen plus jewelry. My objective was to design jewelry that says, "I'm ready for the future, and I know...
September 10, 2020
The $27 Tribal Bling Group in my Etsy Shop!     Tribal earrings in a size that anyone can wear,    at a price that everyone can afford!!!     Over the years, I've had so many comments from customers and friends...
February 3, 2020
    African Bracelets   Designing tribal bracelets with African beads is like assembling a puzzle. The vintage beads including Venetian, Millefiori, Krobo, Watermelon, come in various shapes and sizes and often the wear from...
December 7, 2019
  Indian Summer   Along the line of smoky hills The crimson forest stands, And all the day the blue-jay calls Throughout the autumn lands. Now by the brook the maple leans With all his glory spread, And all the sumachs on the hills Have...
September 26, 2019
    Boho Tribal Multi-Strand Jewelry   What is the thought process in designing this type of piece?   Multi-strand jewelry pieces are my favorite ones to design and put together. The most popular designs fall into two main...
August 20, 2019
    Exhibit at OOAK Artisan Showcase   My thanks to the wonderful partners in this exploration experience of showing my work elsewhere in the United States. Shelly Graham Turner, of OOAK Artisan Showcase, has coordinated the event...
May 3, 2019