Last month one of the dearest people in my life celebrated another trip around the sun. I’m a big proponent of handmade gifts, probably because I’m a big proponent of making things by hand. So I set out to make something both useful and meaningful. This leather black book cover with a brass snake is […]
I sent off my first custom piece of the year today, along with a few other odds and ends. My lovely friend/ mighty collector of my work requested something in onyx and I obliged. I mixed a little Lore with what’s kinda becoming my signature double band and smacked a simple piece of round onyx […]
When making jewelry with stones, I’ve always been a big believer of the stone being the star. Then again, I’ve always liked clean and simple design, so I’m not big on frilly things. Then there are some stones where I think no matter what setting you put it in, it will cry out to be […]
Made this two friendship rings for two ladies of the north. Now we’re all bonded through Birds of Prey.
I really do love working with gold and wish more people would order things made of it. Thinking I’ll start wearing more of it too. Anyway, I made these midi stackers for my love, Katie, for her birthday.
Bronze is the metal for an eighth year wedding anniversary and is what this piece is made of because it was in fact a gift for such an anniversary. Not just any gift, one given by my oldest friend’s husband. I of course felt zero pressure when making it. Luckily I had an idea of […]
I somehow didn’t post these and they were kind of the inspiration for wanting to make nothing but earrings. Sterling silver crescent moon jams.
Ear adornment is all the rage here at Birds of Prey. Like I literally only want to make earring right now. Who wants some? Get at me and we’ll make it happen. It’ll make me happy and I swear it will make you happy…win, win. These are a mix of moonstone and turquoise, per my […]
Several years ago I made this money clip for one of my favorite manfriends. He’s in Europe right now, jumping off cliffs, like a flying squirrel and sent this to me. It’s pretty cool to see things you’ve made, worn in and living a whole wonderful story.