Friday, October 31, 2014


Vintage Isabella Necklace
With hand-knotted tassel, great for the holidays and every day!
Vintage pin with shell pearl, Swarovski crystal, and  cultured pearl.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Fall...........for the Donna Necklace

Blue Austrian crystal
and vintage as well!!
I found this brooch on a trip to Red Wing and had to design this necklace right away.
Donna necklace with vintage brooch, aquamarine, quartz, AB florite,and pearl.

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Larkin Hoffman Women's Networking Event

Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Muse Event Center
107 3rd Avenue North
5:30 - 8 pm.
I will be one of ten artists sharing their art.  The event benefits "Breaking Free".
This nonprofit serves women and girls involved in systems of abuse and trafficking.
The Katherine necklace will be there.
Katherine necklace with vintage elements.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014


There are times that a design flows.
This Allison necklace came together almost on its own.  The vintage blue pin is from Cumberland WI.  I added crazy lace agate, Colorado agate, lapis, pearl, and quartz.  

Friday, October 17, 2014

Turquoise; of Heaven and Earth

Working with turquoise is always a joy for me.
This Ella necklace came together on its own.  It features turquoise and quartz.
Ella featuring turquoise, quartz, crystal, enamel, and chain.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

A Classic

The Audrey necklace with rhinestone vintage pin.
Swarovski pearls hand-knotted on silk, with Swarovski crystal and vintage pin from  St Paul.
Surely a classic to add to your wardrobe!!

Friday, October 10, 2014

A Favorite

One of my favorite necklaces is the Arielle.
This one features a rhinestone necklace from West St Paul and is done in whispery shades of gray and white pearl.
The Arielle necklace. Vintage rhinestone necklace, pearls, and crystal.

Shows and Dates

Upcoming Shows
I will be attending the following shows.  I hope to see you!

October 29, 2014 -  LHDL Connecting Women Through Art   
Muse Event Center,  107 3rd Ave N. Minneapolis, MN  
5:30 - 8 pm

November 7, 2014 -  Maiden Minnesota
Loews Minneapolis Hotel, 601 1st Ave N. Minneapolis, MN
2pm - 9 pm

November 14 and 15, 2014 -  Holiday Boutique  
1327 Sylvandale Road, Mendota Heights, MN
Nov. 14   10 am - 8 pm
Nov. 15   10 am - 5 pm

November 21 and 22, 2014 -  North Oaks Holiday Home Tour and Boutique
North Oaks Country Club, 54 East Oaks Road, North Oaks, MN
Nov. 21  9am - 4 pm
Nov. 22 9am - 3 pm

December 5, 2014 - Interlachen Country Club Holiday Boutique
6200 Interlachen Blvd. 
Edina, MN
10 am - 2pm

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

The Audrey Necklace and A Good Cause

The Audrey necklace has always been a classic.
This time it has a twist; I've added faceted black onyx to add some excitement.
This necklace is being donated to Project Success and the Maiden Minnesota event on November 7th at the Loews Minneapolis Hotel.
I will be a part of the event this year.  Be sure to stop by my table and check out all my new designs.  They are all made here in Minnesota.  Hours are 2pm - 9pm.
Vintage jet pin with tree strands of Swarovski pearls and black onyx hand- knotted on silk

Thursday, October 2, 2014

The Katie Necklace

Surely a classic, and more than meets the eye.
Five strands with mabe freshwater pearls and quartz.  A necklace that goes with everything!