Kitchen Sink Style is a unique form of assemblage that does not involve glue....but chain, wire, and lots! of jump rings. It is repurposing/mixed media at its best. One of its most unique interpreters is my friend Wendy Baker, of Bendy…Continue
It's a large photo....but typical of assemblage jewelry, there is much to see. This is a brooch made from US made vintage style findings, bibs and bobs of little ornamental things I'd saved back, even some paper beads! Most of the pieces are wired to the bottom, but a…Continue
Though many of us here at Artisan Whimsy are not strangers to the idea of applying patina with a torch or Liver of Sulfur---or even applying…Continue
This is a hand-wired corsage style bracelet that I made in the vintage Haskell style in 2001. If you don't know anything about vintage jewelry or this style, well...I'd love to be the one to introduce you, starting with one of my MOST favorite vintage designers.
I am a HUGE fan of Miriam Haskell…Continue