Seattle maker. Beauty chaser. Beauty is fleeting, I capture it's essence, texture and color in torch fired enamel and repurposed jewelry.

I do all of my enameling and assembling right here in my Seattle studio. While I do cut and saw some of my metal prior to enameling I also have a company in New England make vintage reproduction stampings for me that I then prepare for enamel. Once I prep, manipulate, clean and pierce my metal I fuse several coats of colorful vitreous glass enamel powder at temperatures between 1450-1500 degrees F. This process is repeated 2-6 times to achieve maximum depth and color especially on the more dimensional metal components. I then tumble my pieces with stainless steel shot to finish them and check for durability and shine then assembled into jewelry.

My Process

Torch fired glass enamel jewelry with a dash of repurposing. I love color and love to repurpose victorian era buttons beads and sometimes incorporate them with my enamel work. Much of my work has a vintage feel with modern color pallet. My enamelwork tends to be bold and sculptural with lots of detail and dimension which sets it apart from other enamelists.

My Work

ENAMELED OLD-SOUL JEWELRY