Copper dics and sterling hoops onn sterling earwires.
Handmade copper discs and sterling hoops have a radial texture and have been highly polished.
They are hung on handmade 20ga sterling earwires that have been soldered to prevent the dangles from falling off.
Approx 1 7/8 in length and 1in wide.
Copper dangle earrings made with domed textured discs.
The discs have been hand textured in three seperate styles, diamond,dimple,and radial and domed by hand with a peen hammer.
They are connected with handmade, soldered jumprings for durability.
The pieces are highly polished and laquer coated to preserve the finish.
Hung on copper earwires.
Approx length is 2 3/4 and 1″ in width.
Sure to be noticed when wearing these!
Sterling pendant made from a 1″ round disc that has been punched to various size rings.
Each ring was then hand textured, arranged to the design and soldered in place.
This piece has been oxidzed to a gold tone in various shades.
The length is approx 2″ and the width 1″.
Round bail will accept up to 5mm.
Part of my circle series!
Heavy gauge band made from #2 copper.
Copper band has been hammered to approx 1/4in in width and the surface textured in a very light diamond like patteren to add reflective surface.
The band is finished with barrel ends and the entire piece has been highly polished.
There is no protective coating applied so this piece will oxidize with time and wear.
The inside measurement (I.D.) is 5 3/4in.
This is a nice size for a man.
Very attractive bracelet made with graduated sizes of sterling discs and rings.
Each piece is indivually textured with spiral and freeform hammered patterns, the entire piece has been highly polished.
The inside diameter of the piece is 6in.
Large center disc measures appox 1 1/4in,and the smallest disc approx 1/2.
Part of my circle series!
Various size sterling rings and discs that have been hand textured and soldered into the design.
The piece has been highly polished.
Overall lengh is approx 2 3/8″ and 1″ in width.
The bail will accept up to 4mm.
Made with forged #4 copper this band has a dimple finish.
After being hammer smooth the texture was applied using a ball peen hammer.
After working these copper pieces they work harden and have to be softened with heat.
They are then acid cleaned and wire brushed.
This piece was then hand polished with a cleaning cloth.
The result is a very warm, shiney, fine copper finish, my favorite of all the finishes I do.
No protective coatings have been applied so this piece will oxidize with age and use.
Inside measurement is approx 6″ and 1/4″ wide.
This heavy gauge band is made from hammer forged #4 copper.
The deep surface texture has been applied using a diamond pattern hammer with overlapping strikes.
Ends of the band have been rounded for a more comfortable wear, and the entire piece has been highly polished and is not coated.
The band measures approx 5 7/8″ inside and 1/4″ in width.
Nice size band for a man.
Very unique free form choker with Sleeping Beauty Turquoise cabochon drop. Sterling silver free form desing has flattened and hammer textured flowing waves. The side wires have a prism effect finish. Handmade jump rings that are all individually soldered with a ball ended hook style clasp for adjustability. Approximately 17″ not included jump ring chain. Can be extended an additional 3″ with the chain & hook. The Sleeping Beauty cabochon is 20mm by 14mm and set on a radially textured base with a heavy gauge bezel. Hand forged stationary bale is smooth finished. This pendant is definately an eye catcher!!!!!!!!!
Freeform sterling silver wire pendant with prong set faceted stone. Unique design with incorporated forged bale that will accept 4mm slide. Some loop ends are hammered textured. The entire piece has been oxidized and highly polished. The faceted prong set stone is light smoky gray/purple in color depending on the angle viewed. Not sure what stone is since it came in a gem stone pack. Approximately 1-3/4″ in length and approximately 5/8″ in width.