Escaping Through Creating

I am a life long maker and if I am not creating something I am not happy, But what I have also found is that the more hectic life is/the more stressed I get then the more time consuming/bigger my…
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Exploring Talisman Jewelry

While contemplating the theme challenge for March here at Art Elements, I was torn between talismans and amulet bags. Talismans and amulets are quite similar in that they both provide protection from harm but talismans are considered good luck charms…
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Mandalas in Metal

Mandalas in Metal. Making meaning... the Zen of stamping...  Mandala designs by Emma The inspiration: I have a teachers aide, a former student from my pottery classes. She is an education major, very creative, multi talented,…
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New Year, New Plans!

A couple of weeks before Christmas, my mind always turns to plans for the new year. I can't say I'll be sorry to say goodbye to 2016, it's been a bit dramatic to say the least! and I'm looking forward…
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