etched tubing

copper curio

I have been experimenting with etching and colouring copper and using it in sculpture and as wearable art. For the sculptures I used a sharpie in various diameters to write on a clean piece of copper then etched the piece. The ink acts as a resist as the etchant eats at the bare copper. After […]

waiting hearts

the race to make

As what usually happens with me – I’ve been inspired to try out some new designs because: A.) I’m selling at a local xmas market this coming Saturday – and for some reason this makes me want to make “new” things now and B.) I saw some wonderful designs on the web and I want […]

penny for my thoughts

Working on an online store gets you thinking (and thinking). Why did I make that? What’s the story behind the piece/photo/painting/poem? There’s always a story – it’s just that we don’t always know it until we start asking ourselves questions and going after answers. For example – if I’m going to work with metal in […]