Gemstone Dewdrops

Inspired by misty morning forest walks where dew droplets cling to the trees. Natural gemstone beads make the perfect dew drop. I use a variety of watery beads in my designs, in particular I am fond of; labradorite, prehnite, rainbow … Read More

Summer Foxgloves

British foxgloves are the most beautiful wild flower there is. They come into flower late May and are in full bloom in June. Both a poison and a herbal medicine, the foxglove extract is used to help heart problem. If … Read More

Wildlife Suncatcher WIPs

My favourite British species of wildlife One of the largest most intricate pieces I have made to date is this wildlife suncatcher.  Hand-made using only copper wire wrapping, adorned with semi-precious gemstones and Czech glass beads.  A labour of love … Read More