Jade and silver pendant

Jade and silver pendant

Re-using a broken Jade bangle The brief for this was to create a pendant using a broken jade bracelet to make a pendant for an upcoming wedding. The jade had been in their family for a long time and they wanted it to be incorporated into something wearable, in...
Day of the Dead Ring

Day of the Dead Ring

Day of the Dead Ring This day of the dead ring was among the more nerve-wracking commissions I’ve done. The 2,000 year old glass was supplied to me in a pendant setting, and was to be reused and set into a sterling silver ring. With such a precious,...
Heavyweight Silver Cuffs

Heavyweight Silver Cuffs

These heavyweight silver cuffs were made from bars of solid sterling silver. They a heavier than normal but still have a great feel to them. With a hammered finish they will age well and provide years of wearability. The stages of forming these silver cuffs: Order...
Treasure Chest Jewellery Box

Treasure Chest Jewellery Box

Treasure Chest Jewellery Box Brief To create a treasure chest style of box within which to store a particular piece of jewellery which had sentimental importance. The flat copper base of the treasure chest all cut out and ready for folding. Copper is a great material...
Manuka Tree Bracelet

Manuka Tree Bracelet

This was a great commission to make and the bracelet now lives in New Zealand. The symbolic piece was created using photographs of a tree that reminded him of a time that had special meaning. The manuka tree photographs were supplied by my customer and were of a...
Bangle with Horse Hair inlay

Bangle with Horse Hair inlay

Horse hair and resin bangle As jewellery commissions go this was quite a hair raising experience! This horse hair jewellery is part of a set which includes a necklace with a sterling silver bridle. Certainly one of the more unusual pieces I have made and it celebrates...