TeaCup pendant for C_Jeter

Pendant made of a porcelain tea cup set in Sterling Silver.

 

Tea Cup to make pendant from.

Tea Cup pendant wrapped in Sterling Silver -01

Tea Cup pendant wrapped in Sterling Silver -02

Silver smithing bezel for tea cup pendant -02

Silver smithing bezel for tea cup pendant -01

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Replace stone in ring for Serelda_E

Put new cab in ring

 

 

Ring to have new cab mounted

 

Original ring with old stone

Stone removed from ring

stone to be cut into cab for ring

preparing stone to be worked on diamond wheels

Stone shaped for ring but chip feel out

New […]

Polish stones for Karen_H

Stones collected by Karen & Family to be polished.

Garnet cut & polished for Tara_W

Cut slice from garnet found in WV. Polish and wrap for Pendant.

Garnet found in WV

Slice cut from Garnet

Garnet shaped and began polishing

Garnet polish completed

Groove cut into stone for wire wrapping

Garnet wrapped and hung on cord, view 1

Garnet wrapped and hung on […]

Virginia Sugarloaf Quartz Freeform Cabochon

Virginia Sugarloaf Quartz Freeform Cabochon

Virginia Sugarloaf Quartz Freeform Cabochon $20.00

Quartz with clear areas and reddish iron oxide inclusions collected from near Sugarload Mountain, Dutch Creek, Nelson County, Virginia

Size: tall= 3″ x wide= 2″ x thick= 1/4″

Hand cut and polished large freeform quartz stone, natural surface on back.

A large cab […]

Silversmith cabs for Kay_B

Silver smith cabs of Chrysocolla and Seraphnite.

Chrysocolla and Seraphinite cabs

Seraphinite starting to mount in SS

Seraphinite starting to mount in SS

Seraphinie setting

Seraphinie setting

Chrysocolla Setting started

Chrysocolla Setting started

SS cup setting made

SS cup setting made

Settings complete

Settings complete

 

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Cut & polish stones for Morgan_W

amazonite and amethyst collected by Morgan_W

Amazonite & amethyst collected by Morgan from the Morefield Gem Mine in Amelia, Va.

cut amazonite into earring cabs

cutting amazonite cabs for earrings.

Amazonite shaped for earrings

cutting amazonite cabs for earrings.

Amethyst cut made

cutting amazonite cabs for earrings.

amethyst sized […]