I was given an award for excellence in Jewelry from the American Craft Council and Artful Home during the American Craft Made Show in October, 2022.

How I Make Things

Step 8: Patina and stones

Step 8: Patina and stones

I use a liver of sulfur patina after soldering everything and bringing the surface of the piece close to its finished stage. There is another surface finishing stage after the patina. Then after all the metal work is finished, I set the stones.