A Work in Progress – Sterling Floral Motif Necklace

I couldn’t resist sharing this piece although it isn’t quite finished.   It’s sterling silver and the flowers are set in red garnets. The neckband is created from a patterned half-round wire and the flowers are cut from 22 gauge sterling silver … Continue reading

FEBRUARY SALE!

    My month-long February sale starts today on both my website at www.dianakirkpatrick.com  (take an additional 10% off with  Coupon Code + regularly offered discounts) and also in my Etsy store at www.dianakirkpatrickart.etsy.com (use coupon code).   The COUPON CODE … Continue reading

Chasing and Repousse’ & Blog Additions

I’m hard at work learning some useful new techniques.   I see Chasing as a new route to texturing and design since I don’t own or have access to a rolling mill.   Repousse’ will add dimension and texture to pieces for an … Continue reading

Featured Blog Image

I never set a “featured image” for my blog – wasn’t really sure what that meant.  I’ve decided to see what that looks like.  The Featured Image placement is on the left.   I’ve set up my Eternal Spiral Necklace as the featured image … Continue reading

Copper Jewelry Designs

Over the summer, I started working on a series of flower designs in copper as prototypes for some planned silver pieces.   However, I think that I like the look of the copper enough to also do a series of designs … Continue reading