Once Upon a Blog: Handmade Jewelry

Blood Moon Earrings

Laurel Schwartz

Blood Moon Earrings
Here are two pairs of earrings inspired by the lunar eclipse of January 31, 2018 which created the "Blood Moon".

Earrings Featured on Jewelry Making Journal!

Laurel Schwartz

Earrings Featured on Jewelry Making Journal!
Exciting News: Some of my earrings, plus my story, From Mildred's Button Box to Earrings is featured on the site: Jewelry Making Journal . http://jewelrymakingjournal.com/mildreds-button-box-earrings

Niki de Saint Phalle - Mystical California

Laurel Schwartz

Niki de Saint Phalle - Mystical California
I took this photo of a Niki de Saint Phalle sculpture in downtown San Diego. A week or so ago, we enjoyed the Niki de Saint Phalle - Mystical California Exhibition at the California Center for the Arts Escondido, curated by Wendy Wilson-Gibson.

Blood Moon

Laurel Schwartz

Blood Moon
Something woke me up on Wednesday January 31 at about 4:30 AM. Then I remembered the blood moon eclipse.

To Blog or Not to Blog

Laurel Schwartz

To Blog or Not to Blog
This is the corner of my studio where I have my orange butterfly collection, some are made by me, some by others. They make interesting shadows on the shade and flutter in the breeze. All of which inspire me to design new earrings.