Maker:Artist

Living my life between California and St. Croix USVI. I design jewelry and fiber art. I have always made things. Retiring early from corporate America has allowed me to focus all of my time on the things I create. All of my work is inspired primarily by the natural world around me. Colors, shapes, textures, people, events - all are a great influence in how I shape the stones or fabrics/fibers I work with. Much of my jewelry work is made with Dinosaur Bone and the potential, imagined story of each piece I work with is awesome to me.

Happy 2021!

January 3, 2021 Uncategorized

We spent the 1st Sunday this year fossil hunting. We have a long lease on a tiny bit of fossiliferous land…

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Life with Frank

December 14, 2020 Uncategorized

Does this have anything at all to do with “making” things?  No.  Long before adopting a ‘rescue’ was a thing we all had…

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The Stuff I Make

October 30, 2020 Uncategorized

I make all of the things that I sell. And I make 99.9% of each item. Me. I don’t “make” or…

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Fall 2020

October 23, 2020 Uncategorized

Phew! This year will soon be coming to an end! In so many ways – I can’t wait! I love Fall…

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It’s a Brave New World…

May 25, 2020 Uncategorized

… and I and you are not alone. COVID-19 has made the view from my windows a whole lot different. The…

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Workshop Improvements!!!

July 14, 2019 Uncategorized

I have a perfect little jewelry workshop. My dear husband built me a counter with a sink that houses my CabKing,…

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