sacramento, ca, United States
photography, jewelry design, fine art specifically the impressionists, art deco fashion, architecture and jewelry and anything antique!
Skills and Techniques
My pieces are all hand drawn designs no stamps, transfers or stencils. Pieces are etched in PBC Etchant from 30 min or until I am satisfied It is then dipped in liver of sulphur to enhance the design. I then decide on the embellishment of crystal rhinestones and/or opaque inks. To finalize, the article is rubbed with renaissance wax to prolong the oxidation of the copper and brass.
A note about etching - the piece might look scratched or blemished, but that is characteristic o