Archive for February 2013

Japanese Cranes Tsuba pendant

Finished working/carving a model of a Japanese Cranes Tsuba pendant. The Tsuba is actually the hand shield from the Samurai swords. In the 17-18th century when there were periods of peace in Japan, the Tsuba, like the Samurai sword itself, became a decorational symbol used in various ceremonies. Skilled Artists and jewelers produced breathtaking models… (read more)

The Creation Pendant

Here’s a photo that was sent to me by Jacki – one of my customers. The model in the photo is wearing “The Creation Pendant” http://www.ka-gold-jewelry.com/p-products/personal-creation-silver.php This is what Jacki wrote : “Here are pictures I took of my flatmate wearing 2 of your pendants. It was for a shoot that promoted my Feather headdress… (read more)