Nest Rings for Lost Wax Casting

Nest Rings for Lost Wax Casting

Posted on Jul 26, 2017

I’m working on some wax rings today. Some of my rings are created using a technique called lost wax casting. In a nutshell, after they get sprues added, they will go in a metal flask. Investment will be pored all around them and once dry, the wax will be melted out of the flask. What will remain is the investment with the recesses where the rings were. This is where the melted sterling silver will be pored in. The result will be raw...

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Arts on the Credit: JEWELS

Arts on the Credit: JEWELS

Posted on Jun 15, 2017

This Sunday, I’ll be at Port Credit’s Waterside Inn for Arts on the Credit‘s Jewels show! Come by and visit if you’re in the area, we’ll be there from 11am to 5pm.

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Artfest in the Distillery, Toronto, 2017

Artfest in the Distillery, Toronto, 2017

Posted on May 15, 2017

I’m so happy to be part of Artfest in the Distillery! It’ll be a great weekend to visit this historical area and see the work on display. I’ll be there with new work from May 20 to 22 so drop by and say hello!  

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I Can Feel Some Cape Gooseberry Pod Earrings Brewing!

I Can Feel Some Cape Gooseberry Pod Earrings Brewing!

Posted on May 15, 2017

These things are so interesting! I bought a package of gooseberry pods a while ago and didn’t even want to eat them, they were so pretty. To the point where I didn’t eat them and just kept them in the fridge. They stayed good for a really long time and then the berries shriveled up a bit, but the pods are still beautiful. I can feel some earrings brewing…    

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