Sometimes a customer comes to me with a piece of jewelry she doesn’t wear or has outgrown and wants a new and improved piece. I love to transform a ring from commercial to custom and she loves that she gets a one of a kind piece of jewelry. Here are two recent examples:
Commercial diamond ring to custom diamond ring:
Commercial diamond ring to custom diamond anniversary pendant:
After some urging by a friend I have signed up Isabel Jewelry for Instagram photo sharing site. My name on there is isabeljewelry so please follow me if you are into Instagram. I’ll be posting fun photos of new jewelry and workshop activity!
I’ve joined Pinterest after seeing the fun my friends have on it. You can find my page and boards here:
So many images and ideas inspire me when I’m looking through art and design webpages. Since I live in an isolated area of Wyoming this is how I feed my hunger for seeing art. I’m so far away from big museums and super new ideas. However, Meg Daly in Jackson Hole runs a great art blog about this area called Culture Front. She seeks to bring attention to what it means to be an artist in the American West today:
Sadly, Culture Front is no longer online but you can find Meg Daly’s writing on many pages online.
Sometimes a customer wants a certain twist on one of my rings and I can make a custom version for her or him. This is a 6mm 14K Rose Gold band with a satin finish, what is different is that it has a domed look rather than my usual flatter band.