past projects

2007
UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS
Senior Thesis: 
"THE PROCESS OF A BROKEN HEART:"
"You're dead to me" (right) "Lust Rides on Stormclouds" (left) "Healing and Growth Ensue" (center)
Aluminum (cast, anodized) sterling silver (reverse side, engraved) resin, pewter, freshwater pearls
MAY 2007

 "CLOUDS"

STERLING SILVER
2006

"LOVE HURTS"

sterling silver, enamel

2006

"NOOOOOODLES"

STERLING SILVER

2007

"BARNACLE BRACELET"

sterling silver, precious metal clay

2006

GRANULATED FINE SILVER EARRING STUDS

2006

 

"MIRIAM'S DOVES"

sterling silver, enamel

2005

"CLACE NECKLACE"

polymer clay

2010

OWL PENDANT
cloisonne enamel, fine silver. 
2"W X 2"H

MAY 2012

 

GRANDPARENTS DAY GIFTS
fine silver, enamel
MAY 2012 

Bling Therapy: Jewelry inspired by the intersection of art and medical science. 

NOVEMBER 2012

 

Double helix necklace.
1.0X2.5". enamel on fine silver.
hand stamped cloisonne detail.
sterling silver chain, clasp. 

                      

 alzheimers ATCG sequence code bracelet.
hand stamped sterling silver cuff. 

 

ovarian cancer ATCG sequence code necklace.
1.0"X6.0"enamel on fine silver. sterling silver chain, clasp.

 

heat map inspired bracelet. 1.0X2.5". enamel on fine silver. cloisonne detail. sterling silver wire, clasp.

 heat map inspired necklace. 2.5"X2.5". enamel on fine silver. cloisonne detail. sterling silver clasp, chain. 

THE HEART SHIELD-
wearer specific pendants made to protect from unseen evils.
enamel on fine silver. cloisonne detail. 

NOVEMBER 2012

                                                              

 

 

 

 

WEDDING PARTY BOTTLE TOPPERS
stamped and enameled medallions for hand carved wooden bottle toppers. 25mm. 

SEPTEMBER 2013

  the unoffical USAF dog tag
enamel on copper
2.0"x1.25"
sterling silver chain

DECEMBER 2013

 

  JEWELRY FOR A WEDDING PARTY

NOVEMBER 2014

                 

cut from sheet metal, stamped by hand fine silver pendant necklaces and lapel pins.

 

The bridesmaids wore M, the groomsmen wore K. The bridesman wore an M too :)
Bridesmaid necklaces are double sided, with personal initial for later use. 

                               

Mothers of the bride and groom wore K+M necklaces with wedding date stamped on reverse side.
Fathers of the bride and groom, as well as the groom wore K+M lapel pins. 
                               
A memento of two becoming one. For the bride, a long chain with a pendant stamped M on one side and K on the other.
 
Bracelet and charm with K+M on one side and date of the wedding on the other. 

                         

 

fine silver horse pendants.
cut from sheet metal, stamped, stained. they each have their own personality. 1.25"x1.25"

DECEMBER 2014

 

enameled horse pendant. cloisonne horse shape. fine silver. 30x40mm. thick silver coil necklace. 

JANUARY 2015

  

"THE GLOWING BANANA"

copper, enamel, rose gold

2015

   AD ASTRA
"to the stars" with love...
commissioned by a man in love.
sterling silver, resin
JUNE 2015
                     

 

FOR A NEWSCASTER WITH FLARE
hand wrought copper, enamel. pendant or brooch.

MAY 2015

A COLLEGE GRADUATION GIFT
perforated, enameled fine silver. 

JUNE 2015

64th wedding anniversary present

November 2015: 

fine silver cuff, studs, pendant. 

stamped fine silver, resin

 

stamped fine silver studs, resin.

 

engraved interior, stamped exterior, resin.

 

a gift to a mother of three:

stamped fine silver cuff. resin. 

 

engraved interior. 

"my world"

"eye of horus" silver earrings.

December 2015

"eye of horus"stamped, enameled fine silver studs.

scarab beetle cuff:

hammered, enameled copper. fine silver. 

a gift for a new mother:

stamped, enameled copper. 

engraved enamel. 

for a little girl:

enameled heart pendant. photo of Benni the Bunny, resin.

THE NEBULA BOLT: 

enamel on copper

JANUARY 2016

3"x1.25"

 

 

 

MENSWEAR:

cloisonne enamel, fine silver

cufflinks and lapel pin

MAY 2016

 

 

 

 

 

Bowie Bolt Cufflinks

enamel on copper, set in fine silver 

JULY 2016

 

 

 

BOWIE BOLT BUCKLE

2"H 2.5"W

enameled copper set in copper

SEPTEMBER 2016

 

                          

 

reverse: 

WEDDING RINGS:

14K yellow gold wedding bands

engraved interior

OCTOBER 2016

BRIDAL JEWELRY:
"something blue"
lace enamel on copper statement necklace and cuff bracelet
OCTOBER 2016