Silver Sculptor Blog

Silver Sculptor Blog

Dendritic Opals

Dendritic Opals

I’ve just spent the weekend working with these beautiful dendritic opals. Each one has its own unique character.  So, what are these beautiful ston...
What is a Moissanite?

What is a Moissanite?

Moissanites look very much like a diamond, but are oftentimes less expensive and more beautiful. It was discovered in 1893 by Dr. Henri Moissan and...
Give the Gift of Art

Give the Gift of Art

It’s that time of year when we like to give our loved ones thoughtful gifts and there’s nothing more thoughtful than a piece of jewelry that’s bee...
Cube Collection Launch Party

Cube Collection Launch Party

On Thursday June 21st (summer solstice), I launched my latest collection - The Cube Collection. Consisting of over 30 pieces of jewelry from striki...
Launch of the Cube Collection

Launch of the Cube Collection

I have been working on a cube collection for some time now, in fact the cubes were one of the first things that I created in 3D which I then got pr...
Silversmithing Intermediate at 92Y | Lesson Two

Silversmithing Intermediate at 92Y | Lesson Two

So, I took my second class of silversmithing at 92Y and this time I was making bowls from 4” square flat sheet (24g). We worked from the inside in...
Silversmithing Intermediate at 92Y | Lesson One

Silversmithing Intermediate at 92Y | Lesson One

Whilst I know a lot of jewelry texhniques, there is always something new to learn. As I’m self taught for the most part, having taken a few classes...
Peters Valley Art Gallery

Peters Valley Art Gallery

A couple of months ago I was reading through a jewelry trade magazine and came across a weekend class that I was interested in at Peters Valley Sch...
Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2018

Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2018

It’s here again, Mother’s Day! My mum lives in the UK, so she had her Mother’s Day over a month ago, but I still like to give her a little somethin...
Ranch inspired custom jewelry

Ranch inspired custom jewelry

One of my repeat customers lives in Texas on a ranch. She approached me for the first time in 2011 and asked me to help her make a pair of cufflink...
An Interview With... Stephanie Maslow of Metalicious

An Interview With... Stephanie Maslow of Metalicious

I’ve known Stephanie, owner of jewelry design company Metalicious, for only 7 months, but I feel like I’ve known her for years, that’s how well w...