Oh my goodness – it’s nearly here and I’m not ready… yet! I can honestly say I don’t think I’m as organised as I was last year, but I’m not stressed, as my to-do list is turning into a ta-dah! list day by day – I just have to keep going and not dwell on […]
I’ve been busy working away in my studio – the beginnings of a new jewellery collection, as yet with no name. It’s new in production, but it’s been in my head for years, I’ve just never had the time to experiment and devote enough time to development until now.
I often worry about social media overload, but I’ve decided to sign up for Instagram as I’ve heard so many great things about it recently via the podcasts I’ve been listening to on the Thriving Artists Summit run by Bonnie Gllendinning
Many of you may already know that I have another life – that of a web designer. I’ve been self employed since 2003 and have successfully run Eskymo New Media Design for over 10yrs (although I’ve not updated my website for a few years now). It’s been brilliant to be my own boss and work […]
I’ve been working steadily over the past few months on a new collection of jewellery. It’s based on a few pieces I’ve always made and have sold successfully in the past. I just want to expand the range and develop it fully as I intend to launch the collection at BCTF next year.
Autumn may be over but you can still celebrate it’s beauty with todays Advent Calendar Offer (valid until midnight tonight). Made from recycled copper plumbing pipes and mostly recycled beads, my acorn pendants are a joy to wear.
Wow! I can’t believe a whole year has gone past since I was awarded a place on the Next Steps Programme put together by Fife Cultural Trust, Fife Council, Crative Scotland and Fife Contemporary Art & Craft. It’s been an amazing year full of hard work and lots of changes and developments for Milomade.
A customer approached me at the end of last year in the hope of commissioning me to create a few pieces of jewellery for her from some heirloom antique silverware she had.
I made these pendants a while ago and never really finished them off. I just discovered them in a box whilst looking for something else.
As part of my Design Trust Challenge this month, I’ve just designed a set of 4 gift vouchers that I will be adding to my online shop very soon. I just need to photograph them properly and create new listings in the shop for them.