Showing posts from March, 2012

September to December 2011

September 2011
Lovely pair of Red spinel earrings with diamonds

We also get to have fun and make chunky silver pieces. Like this Amethyst and sterling silver piece. Taking a break from making serious jewellery ...
October 2011

Challenging design brief for a family crest ring in sterling silver.

November 2011
Each day is interesting and has its own challenges: Make a tiny bell 15mm x 10mm, and it must ring...

December 2011
Brooch for baby Bailey... with a little diamond. Each baby girl should get her first diamond from her dad, don't you agree?

Things we have been up to....

The 52 jewellery projects didn't work out in the end as we are too busy making custom jewellery pieces for clients, so we are now going to dedicate the blog to the stuff that really keeps us busy every day at the studio.In other words "day in the life of a jewellery workshop /goldsmith". We will start with a quick update of the highlights since June 2011.
June 2011

Our client bought in a few opals purchased during a trip. She wanted some jewellery made up for herself and her 2 daughters. Above is a pendant in yellow gold with a small diamond.
July 2011

Engagement ring for a lucky young lady. This is our staple diet of jewellery pieces. Wedding and engagement rings...

August 2011
Interesting design brief for an art nouveau influence ring
From concept...

To finished product...