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Jewelers.Community Theme: Mothers

May is the month of spring flowers (here in Canada, anyway) and Mother’s Day, so this month we honour all the Moms out there! Here are some of the creations made for our Moms.   Your turn:...

My Journey

I’ve done crafts, like many of you, since I was a young girl. I started sewing at age 12, and was designing children’s clothes, purses, lingerie, and other stuff all thru college. I designed & made my wedding dress, and made all my...

Wear your Jewelry!

Quick story to tell….today I took my mother in law out to some craft fairs and at one of the first fairs we went to a woman came up to me and told me how much she liked my necklace and where did I get it? I told her I made it some time ago and...

Jewelers.Community Gazette - Issue 1.02 (May 2015)

MAY — Mother’s Day, gardening, and creating jewelry pieces, of course! MAY your month be a sparkly, shiny one! ~ Debbie (P.S. Be sure to check out the challenge I have for you in the “theme” section.)

Jewelers.Community Interview: Madalynne Homme

This interview, with Madalynne Homme is from July 2015 1. Tell us a little about yourself I’ve been a multi media artist my whole life. It wasn’t uncommon for me to lock myself in my bedroom and make something. I started out at 5, drawing...

My Journey

I took an interest in jewelry making when I was 19 years old. I began by stringing tortoise shell, mother of pearl, sea urchin spines and silver beads. I didn’t know the first thing about threads, jump rings, etc. but I made the few pieces for...

My Journey

Here we go…I have always loved jewelry. But it started seriously when I started working at a high end jewelry store called Granat Bros. in the bay area. I learned about how all of the precious and semi-precious gemstones are formed and I found...

Jewelers.Community Interview: BDBD Bead Designs by Debbie

This interview, with BDBD Bead Designs by Debbie, is from August 2016 1. Tell us a little about yourself I have 2 wonderful children whom I am very proud of, both college graduates. I am married to my best friend and loving every minute of...

Jewelers.Community Interview: Becca Ross

This interview with Becca Ross is from April 2015 1. Tell us a little about yourself My name is Becca, and I live in the northwestern corner of Canada, in Yukon Territory. It’s very cold here most of the year, but it’s also very beautiful....

Jewelers.Community Interview: Cheryl Lojewski

This interview, with Cheryl Lojewski is from December, 2015 1. Tell us a little about yourself Well, let’s see. My name is Cheryl Lojewski and I live in the Land of Enchantment. I’ve been married to a great guy for almost 43 years and we...