3 Elephants Pendant

3 Elephants Pendant

Brief Create an elephant pendant in sterling silver with three elephants – one adult and two juniors. We started off with some ideas on style and then worked on how the three might interact to form a solid enough piece for the pendant. The final piece The result...
Women’s Institute Brooch

Women’s Institute Brooch

The Brief This was a fun commission to do. The request was for a WI Brooch and as my client is an artist, the drawing supplied was great!   The artwork The rough drawing supplied was a little tricky in that it worked so well and translating it into a vector for...
Q&A: Can you add an opal?

Q&A: Can you add an opal?

Question: Can you remove my current diamond cluster and replace it with a round opal? My engagement ring has a cluster of diamonds set in a dome shape. They have lost their sparkle and I was wondering if it would be possible to have an opal set in its place instead?...
When the bottom falls out

When the bottom falls out

When the bottom falls out During some late night casting I pushed the limit on one of my crucibles. I was casting two gold earrings which were proving a little troublesome and thought I could get just one more pour, but in silver, out of the graphite crucible....