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A Different Journey

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A Different Journey

Recently we were asked to make a series of urns for a family.  Our pieces are usually used for dining, serving, home entertaining or home decor.  When we started to work, we found that making an urn is a different journey for an artist.  An urn means a lot to the family and their memories.  When we were asked to make four urns it took a lot of thought and planning. 4 We chose the theme of trees because of the historical significance and symbolism of a tree.  Symbolism of leaves. The tree of life is a symbol of new beginnings and...

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Grape Leaf Olive Ladle

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Grape Leaf Olive Ladle

  Scooping the olive out of the jar can be a mess.  This little olive ladle has a hole in the bottom so your olive comes out without juice.  You can  use it for capers and maraschino cherries too.   The olive ladle is available in our shop. Click Here The handmade copper bowls are also available in various sizes in our shop.  Click Here Join us in the studio * See new designs first * Exclusive sales Email  

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Mom's Birthstone Pendant - A Bowline Knot

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Mom's Birthstone Pendant - A Bowline Knot

Pearl and Birthstones  This very special piece was made for a young woman with two children whose husband ordered it for her when he was being deployed.  The bowline has a special meaning in that it becomes more effective under stress.There is more to the story. Don made it, so I can carry on all I want about how beautiful it is.  He just did a beautiful job tying the knot and setting the stones.  Some don't understand that each knot is hand tied and whipped rather than cast. Holes are drilled for the whipping (when you are tying knots,...

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