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09/22/2019
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Jewels - unset

The following jewels are ready to be set into any type of piece; use like any stone cabochon. If you don't see one in the colors or theme you want, just email me to discuss a custom piece. Most of these jewels are enameled, but some are various types of metal work; a variety of enameling techniques are employed.

I also have Doll Faces for use by any doll maker.

I'm happy to sell to other artists to use in their own work. This is like buying a cabochon or glass jewel from another artist. Custom work accepted.

NOTE: the jewels are all normalized to fit into the space so look at the size described to understand the actual size. That is, don't compare one jewel to another in terms of viewing their size.

Table of Contents:

High Fired Enameled Jewels

This is a new technique as written up in my enameling book, The Art of Fine Enameling Second Edition. This technique is fun to do and doesn't require too many firings, making them less expensive than other enameling techniques. I first show a jewel that I beaded up. Hope this will inspire you.

This jewel was $45 and included fine silver twisted wire and balls and dichroic frit flakes and enamel chips.

Necklace is $195

1.5" domed copper circle using the high fire technique with Titanium White base, using Dichroic Frit Flakes and fine silver wire and balls on top.

#3076 $40

1" domed copper circle, High fire with a scrolled heart and fine silver balls and twisted wire on top.

#3079 $40

1 1/8" domed circle, High fired unleaded on base with leaded lumps and dichroic frit flakes.

#3081 $25

2" wide copper oval, High fired using Titanitum White base, unleaded enamels, Dichroic Frit Flakes, gold foil and fine silver twisted wire and balls on top.

#3094 $45

1 5/8" domed copper circle using Dichroic Frit Flakes, flower wafers, gold foil and fine silver twisted wire and balls.

#3095 $45

Cloisonne Jewels

These Cloisonne Jewels are fired in a kiln about 15 times.

Both of htese are sold, but shown here to show my artwork incase you'd like a custom jewel, created to your design or theme.

sold#739 "Mother and Child"
Cloisonne and Guilloche (straight moirée) on fine silver heart with 24K gold wires using leaded vitreous enamels with 24K gold balls and twisted wires and green luster on top. Dim: 1 7/8" w x 1 5/8" h

$350

This is a typical abstract jewel that I make - Cloisonne on fine silver Guilloche (moire pattern) using leaded vitreous enamels with fine silver balls and twisted wires and gold luster on top. Dim: 1.25" circle

n/a, would have been $250

Jewel #1532 was used in my Beaded Mask


Champleve Enameled Jewels

#1022
Repouseed fine silver with champleve enameling using leaded vitreous enamels decorated on top with fine silver twisted wires and balls and glass balls.

$75


Reticulated Foils Enameled Jewels

Reticulated Foils jewel w/ gold butterfly

sold#1213 - 1.5" circle on copper with gold butterfly decal on top

I have used this piece, but left to show it here for reference.


Crackle Enamled Jewels

Special enamel that has a chemical reaction with the undercoated enamel so that it separates to get an arbitrary pattern. These get fired about 5 times.

#1294
Crackle enamel (sky and peacock blues) on copper with golden clear background. Dim: 1.5"w x 1" h

$15

#1295
Crackle enamel (black, red and beige) on copper with golden clear background. Dim: 1.5"w x 1" h

$15


Mokume-Gane Jewels

A metalsmitting technique where layers of metal (in my case 19 layers of fine silver and copper) are fused, forged, rolled, ground, rolled and finished to produce a wood-grain type of pattern of the metals.

#1059
Mokume Gane (f/s and copper) triangle.

$90

#1060
Mokume Gane (f/s and copper) tab shape.

$75

#1061

Mokume Gane (f/s and copper) kite shape.

$95


Kuem Boo Jewels

A Korean metalsmiting technique in which thick 24K gold foil is fused to another metal (in my case fine silver)

#1214
Kuem Boo (dragonfly and vines pattern) on fine silver rolled with rice paper pattern. Hole can be used to bead through.

$85


Fused Glass Jewels

each priced at $18

#680 - silver and gold foil on bottom with green frit to make bubbles. dim: 1.75" w x 1.5" h
#688 - silver and gold foil background under pink glass with purple and green thread design. Dim: 1.5" w x 1.125" h
#690 - opaq blue background with bubble design and irrescent glass on top. Dim: 2.5" w x 1.5" h
#1416 - opaq lilac background with blue and maroon dots and lines. Dim: 1 5/8" w x 7/8" h
#601 - Fused glass jewel with stringer stripes and light orchid background
#602 - fused glass with green background. Dim: 2" w x 1.5" h
#1456 - fused glass with stringer stripes and yellow background.