Stamped for Love

This month I have been lucky enough to have my first tutorial published by Bead and Jewellery Magazine. It is in issue 76, the romance and passion-themed one for Valentines Day. This is a great magazine, perfect for seed bead beginners who just want to learn more. The tutorial is a basic introduction to the technique…

Evolution of my polishing

I do enjoy hand stamping onto aluminium. It has been a very steep learning curve though, and to produce lovely pieces involves a lot more than just getting the stamping part right. You have to use the right substance for colouring in the indentations and you also have to polish the piece to finish it off to a…