The Concept Collar inspired by Cranach

Right now I have this collar for sale in my Etsy shop. I call it a concept collar because it’s an experiment where I wanted to make something attractive to … Continue reading

November 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Online portfolio

I’ve updated my online portfolio where photos can be found of all aspects of my creative work. Go have a look!  Just click on the picture below and it’ll bring … Continue reading

September 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Anglo Saxon Ring Necklace

A while back I got fascinated by a find in a Time Team episode (isn’t that show just the best? I’m an addict…). It was a series of simple silver … Continue reading

June 3, 2013 · 4 Comments

Judith’s Collar

Quite a while ago I posted about a commission I had for  a German 16th century bejewelled collar. It was to be based on the collar one can see in … Continue reading

March 25, 2013 · 2 Comments

The Bernard Strigel Necklace – as close as I can get it

I very rarely try to make replicas of anything, it is actually something I try NOT to do, as I just don’t have the skills or the materials to make … Continue reading

January 9, 2013 · 6 Comments

The Cheapside Hoard – a Bunch of Grapes

There is one archeological find that surpasses all others if one has an interest in Elizabethan/Jacobean jewelry. It’s the Cheapside Hoard, a treasure hoard consisting of almost 500 pieces found … Continue reading

December 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Devil is in the Details

There was  a lottery a while back to support a 20 year celebration the SCA group in Europe celebrates in June next year. I donated a pendant to be done … Continue reading

November 19, 2012 · Leave a comment

Allow me to introduce: The Rowan Berry Coronet

A while back I posted a sketch for a coronet I had gotten a commission for. In the post I pondered about coronets in general and SCA coronets in particular. … Continue reading

October 19, 2012 · Leave a comment

1100? 1600? Same same but different.

I was just browsing web pages looking for inspiration when I suddenly found a photo from the movie Robin Hood (2010), it shows Eileen Atkins starring as Eleanor of Aquitaine. She looks beautiful, … Continue reading

October 17, 2012 · 2 Comments

Black diamonds and Cranach chokers

So this lovely lady is making a dress inspired by the one seen in the German painter Lucas Cranach the Elder’s “Judith with the Head of Holofernes” from ca 1530 … Continue reading

August 13, 2012 · 1 Comment

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