8 06, 2020

The Bunny of the Moon Kanzashi

2020-06-02T19:41:47-04:00

This week I'm happy to present this new kanzashi hairpin that features plum blossoms and the rabbit of the moon, a mythical figure in Japanese folklore usually depicted as pounding mochi with a mortar

The Bunny of the Moon Kanzashi2020-06-02T19:41:47-04:00
2 06, 2020

Dandelion and Chrysanthemum Mossy Brooches

2020-06-02T19:41:56-04:00

I have a habit of buying lots of art supplies and not using them up in a timely fashion. In an effort to try and clear out some of my older materials, I've been

Dandelion and Chrysanthemum Mossy Brooches2020-06-02T19:41:56-04:00
27 05, 2020

Koi & Wave Tiara

2020-06-07T22:27:28-04:00

When I was a child, my parents used to take us to the Byodo-In Temple in the Valley of the Temples, Hawaii. This temple is a replica of a Japanese temple built over a

Koi & Wave Tiara2020-06-07T22:27:28-04:00
21 05, 2020

Kati’s Wedding Set

2020-05-20T23:11:13-04:00

The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted all of our lives in countless ways. For some of my clients, that has meant cancelling or pushing back their wedding plans. My client Kati reached out to me

Kati’s Wedding Set2020-05-20T23:11:13-04:00
14 05, 2020

Pampas Grass & Dragonflies

2020-05-13T01:46:44-04:00

Over the last couple weeks I made several dragon holographic film and resin dragon flies. I had originally intended to create brooches and obidome with them - and I did craft two brooches, like

Pampas Grass & Dragonflies2020-05-13T01:46:44-04:00