One month has past since my move to Florence, the city is really beautiful and living here I'm starting to appreciate it more and more behind the "wall" of tourist. I really enjoy the part of town where we rented
I finally was able to try the gift I received from my husband last Christmas: a kiln for enamelling. I enamelled a fish that I carved out in wax and casted some times ago. I'm really pleased with the results
I'm so happy to be able to finally share a couple of pendants that I made for a Christmas custom order. Two silver tree with gold leaves.
They were a challenge to make but came out really good, I'm so proud
I'm making a pair of wedding bands.
Wedding band are simple piece of jewelry from the technical point of view, but their meaning is so important that is difficult to not be affected by it. I was very nervous making them,
I finally had the possibility to try out a little bit of the enameling stuff that I bought, with mixed results. I'm quite happy because I was able to torch fire the enamel, but I couldn't do it with the
I took a trial class of enameling, the ancient art of fusing glass on metals.
I was very curious about this technique, I already had read about it on this book (I really loved it, there are very well explained processes
Has I wrote in my previous post I'm taking jewelry making classes in the week-ends. I'm learning wax carving right now. I'm just at the beginning of this technique but I'm already seeing the great possibilities that are in it,