How to Keep Pretty Nails When You Work with Your Hands

How to Keep Pretty Nails When You Work with Your Hands

After two posts about my migraines, I thought it was time for a lighter topic: manicures! People often ask me how I’m able to have such “perfect nails” when I’m a jeweler. I work with my hands every day, yet I’m able to keep my nails manicured (most of the time...
I See the World in Cloisonné Enamel

I See the World in Cloisonné Enamel

People often ask me why I am so drawn to enameling, and to cloisonné in particular. Before I tell that story, I’m going to back up a little and quickly explain what cloisonné is: Enameling involves applying colored glass powders to a metal surface and heating it to a...