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Atelier 216

Atelier no 216 in White Salmon, WA
19 Jul 2017 / in Custom Work Blog

On Sept 1st 2015, I moved my studio into a beautiful space on the main street in White Salmon, WA. I asked a practical stranger, printmaker -Sally Gilchrist to join me in the big beautiful space not realizing we would become not only friends, but true soul sisters. Since that time, we have little by […]

Collaboration is my new favorite thing

custom opals
25 Oct 2013 / in Custom Work Blog

This week, I got to design and make a few settings for Steve Andruss, local miner and stone cutter extraordinaire.  I love working him and his wife Mary Twombley because they  have such a love and respect for the raw materials and minerals that make up this beautiful planet we call home.  If Im in […]

On my bench: 8/5/2013

05 Aug 2013 / in Custom Work Blog

Open House at the NEW studio!

amarett diamond
05 May 2013 / in Custom Work Blog

Some of my favorite people came to help me celebrate moving into my new studio.  We had fun and everyone wore their favorite M.E. Jewelry Co. pieces.


08 Apr 2013 / in Custom Work Blog

I’ve been fortunate enough to be able to work with my Dad these last few weeks. As a self-taught master coppersmith, he has a wealth of information I could never get from school. He’s designed some new tools in the studio that are really speeding things up! Check out my new hammer jig!!

On my bench 3:27:13

28 Mar 2013 / in Custom Work Blog

Dew drop chandeliers on special order with all quarts drops. 18k and sterling

On my bench today

27 Mar 2013 / in Custom Work Blog

Made a chunky I.D. Bracelet for myself with my daughters name on it. I know something’s cool when my sister immediately wants one too!

when inspiration strikes

26 Sep 2012 / in Custom Work Blog

Last weekend, two amazing people i feel fortunate enough to call friends got married.  It was an epic weekend as these occasions usually are, full of laughter, tears, old friends & new, dancing, and copious amounts of alcohol.  I love it when a piece of jewelry comes quickly and easily from my brain to my […]

Photo shoot with Amanda Rose

red dress sept12
12 Sep 2012 / in Custom Work Blog

Yesterday, I was lucky enough to be asked to join a photo shoot with Amanda Rose, singer/ songwriter.  She was being photographed by AMARETT of The Local Animal and Mariva England and assisted by Jessica Levin blogger extraordinaire.  It was such a beautiful evening in the Columbia Gorge, everything was perfect and Amanda even sang […]

Coming Soon To Twiggs!

New Fall 2012 Assorted Charms
25 Aug 2012 / in Custom Work Blog

New Charms Coming This Fall To Twiggs!