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History of Adornment – Part 5

It looks like Tuesdays will be a better day for me than Mondays ☺ I could write much more on the facts, however, I’ve been itchy to get to this part. Adornment of meaning is what resonates for me and … Continue reading

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History of Adornment – Part 4

You have to read aaaalllll the way to the end to understand the significance of the intro photo.       China!!  I’m so excited! Jewelry in Asian countries, such as China, has a history of about 5,000 years old … Continue reading

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History of Adornment – Part 3

Adornment in the jewelry sense, has an interesting history right?!?! It is obvious that early peoples used what was available to them . . . pretty creative . . . super creative, when you think about it. Shells and eggs … Continue reading

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History of Adornment – Part 2

Based on archeological findings and speculation it’s believed that the first signs of jewelry adornment were over 100,000 years old – the beads of the mud snail. I don’t think there is any way to really know how these ‘beads” … Continue reading

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History of Adornment

One of at least a 5 Part Series As defined in a dictionary:  noun 1. something that adds attractiveness; ornament; accessory: the adornments and furnishings of a room. 2.ornamentation; embellishment: personal adornment.  (1) This too:  “An adornment is generally an … Continue reading

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We are under-construction…

Hello lovers of lovelies! Please do not adjust your set. Uh, hmm… I mean computer. We are under construction as I upgrade and update my site. Site will continue to run, Facebook Fan Page is hot and in action, and … Continue reading

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HUZZAH! or Why my work is valuable for You.

I so had to laugh . . . a lot . . . at the following thought:  I spend a lot of time talking about adornment of intent or meaning and yet I may not have talked about what that … Continue reading

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UPdates, Activities & MORE!

New in the store: The three new works are representative of transitions. “Through Smoke” is about traversing challenges, despite not always knowing what’s on the other side . . . a gift of wisdom from my father. “Rest Easy” is … Continue reading

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The Big Blend

Sculpture by Paige Bradley – Learn more about it here: http://paigebradley.com/sculpture/expansion.html – really, do that….click on the link. At the beginning of this year, my focused intention was to ‘be seen’, so my word of the year became “Visible” – … Continue reading

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Not Alone Anymore :)

So, I am kinda counting this month as done, even though it’s the 30th Month in review: There was the end of the Whimsical Rings class at Santa Monica; There was the beginning and subsequent end of an Introduction to … Continue reading

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