Inspiration and Musings

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Changing Tides

Living in Laguna Beach, I get to experience the changing nature of the Pacific Ocean on a daily basis. Some days I walk down to my usual access point, and...

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Hand Tools

Hand Tools

Goldsmithing is a hands-on art form. A jewelry studio accumulates hundreds of tools, large and small, and the collection tends to grow over the years. There are the basics, like a saw and file, the...

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Local Inspiration

Local Inspiration

Sometimes we don't need to travel far for inspiration. Finding beauty right outside my front door in my Laguna Beach Wood's Cove neighborhood.

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Red Bud

Red Bud

  My favorite tree is in bloom. I spotted this red bud tree on my morning walk this week. I've made some pieces inspired by the trees in the past....

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