I’m excited to share with you a passion which also happens to be my vocation: I collaborate with the earth to create individual, primordial beads and pendants that become original pieces of Stone Jewelry. Not purely adornment, these are talismans. They are striking yet richly simple.
All of my beads and pendants are singularly handcrafted from rare and semiprecious stones. There is a small faction of people who make stone beads that are handled one at a time from beginning to end, without the use of templates or drill press.
I am among the few.
Necklaces, earrings, bangles. Head to the Custom Orders page to design your own amulet with my hand made beads here…
ABOUT THE ARTIST
I grew up in the mountains and shrub steppe of the beautiful Methow Valley, a land I will always know as home (read more)
The images on my Photography page tell the story of where my inspiration comes from: (pretty pictures)
THE CREATION PROCESS
The journey of creating a bead or pendant begins with raw rock: high grade material gathered from
around the world, chosen for distinct features, integrity and quality…read more