• moto

    I’m an accidental metalsmith. Eight years ago, I learned how to work with steel. I was taking welding classes in order to restore my 1967 Karmann Ghia, and to wrap my sculptural books with metal (see If blog post). While learning how to weld, I became intrigued about fine jewelry and soldering on smaller and …

  • aggregate

    Join me for a trunk show on November 14 from 10-6 at Zinc Art + Interiors in Edmonds. I will be celebrating the fourth anniversary of kimber elements, which was launched on 11.11.11, and unveiling an exclusive and limited edition called Aggregate. Aggregate element is about memories that are set in stone. Inspired by my grandmother’s lockets, I …

  • stalactite

    Here’s a sneak peek of the exclusive body of work I’m developing for my upcoming trunk show at Bainbridge Island Museum of Art. Influenced by stalactites, an icicle-shaped formation that hangs from the ceiling of a cave, my new element explores simplicity, movement and lightness through the introduction of fabric. I’ve been wanting to introduce fabric into …

  • If

    Ever wonder what I’ve been up to with all those chopped up books, recycled teabags and soldered steel? It’s all coming together at my upcoming jewelry and book installation at Zinc Art + Interiors in Edmonds.Join me for the opening night soirée during Edmond’s art walk this Thursday, September 18 from 5-8pm.The show will be up for a …