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Janine with geodes

At the Gem and Mineral Show

So many gorgeous rocks and minerals in one place! My folks, Matt, Philip and I went to the Gem, Mineral and Fossil show in Gaithersburg, MD yesterday. On the first floor they had really informative displays. There were also people there demonstrating lapidary and faceting. Some were even letting people try it for themselves. Then […]

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Spring Tree of Life Item 1369

Spring Tree of Life

SOLD It feels like spring out there! I was inspired by the warmer weather to make a Spring Tree of Life. I was thinking of the gorgeous, bright, yellow-green of new leaves so I used faceted peridot beads. And I love the blossoms of spring so I added purple blossoms to this tree like the […]

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Love Knot Garnet and Amethyst Necklace Item 1353

Love Knot Heart Necklace

I decided to make a heart necklace and started playing with the sterling silver wire. I didn’t initially intend for the ends of the wire to form a knot. They seemed to want to do that on their own! The lovely drop is amethyst. The sterling wire heart and necklace are made with garnets and […]

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