Category Archives: What’s on the Bench?

Cloud Brooches coming to life

A cloud brooch in progress

I stopped making Cloud Brooches a while ago as I ran out of the leather scraps I sourced from an upholsterer and not been able to find a substitute supplier since  – I’ve not been looking very hard though and been concentrating on other things to be honest. Historic Scotland ordered a batch of cloud […]

Necklace Photo Shoot

Button Strand Necklaces

I thought I’d try photographing my necklaces on a model today – namely me – so I set up the camera on a tripod and got my cable release out. After many different choices of top, I settled for my black icebreaker and took a few snaps. With these necklaces, it’s nice to see them […]