Here is the pic from the weekend. I handmade this chain to go with this pendant I had already made. I enjoy making chains for specific pieces. They really add to the design. The other pic is of the balled up headpins everyone else made over the ArtStudio Tour weekend. These headpins are made from…
From May to July 2008 jewellery maker Beth Legg from the Scottish Highlands was working with community groups in the Mabou area of Nova Scotia and pupils in Dalebrae Academy as part of the Nova Scotia/ Highland Craft Residency Exchange. This is Beths diary of her time in Nova Scotia.
sterling silver hand fabricated rivet link chain (N9)
This chain is entirely hand fabricated, forged, hammer textured, drilled, riveted, oxidised and hand finished. It measures 19 1/2" long with the largest link measuring at 3/4" in diameter. It has a nice weight to it, a bit hefty! I love to design unusual chains and this is one of my favorites to make. The toggle is hand wrought.