Musing Metalsmith

Ginger's thoughts on the latest studio happenings and other musings....

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What clients are saying....

These folks know what it's like to work with me....

  • This whole process started with my wife saying “I’d love a locket”. That is the first and only time I’ve heard my wife say something she would like that wasn’t related to the house, or for someone else, or for the furniture, etc…you get the idea. Something for her that was honestly for only her. […]

    Isaac Howard
  • I have used Ginger to design and then create two different pieces of jewelry for me……one, in particular, had very special significance to me. She is wonderful in every respect…..she listens, gives feedback that helps guide the process from start to finish (even when you are not quite certain what you are looking for). She […]

    Eric Williams
  • Working with Ginger couldn’t have been more timely. She pulled through in a huge way! Let’s go back a few months… My wife, Amber, had shown me a picture of a locket Ginger had made, and I was instantly impressed with the craftsmanship of it. I took note and stored the picture away to look […]

    Brian Parana
  • Ginger truly has the innate ability to really listen to what we want and pull the best out of us....

    Alecia Hayes
  • My ring arrived yesterday, and I couldn’t tear the box open quickly enough. Then there was the packing, the box, the plastic bag, and then finally my ring. I was so thrilled and excited. I don’t know if I can properly express how much I admire and treasure the work you did on the ring. […]

    Marsha L.
  • Jewelry is Personal

    Decisions. Accomplishments. Commitments. Love. Jewelry honors all of these in your life. You are not ordinary. Your story is not ordinary. Nor should your jewelry be ordinary. Learn more about commissioning custom jewelry....

  • My Work is Green

    From recycled metals to conflict-free gemstones, I am committed to being a responsible citizen on this planet. After all, it's our only place, and I want my studio and my work to contribute to and not deplete our natural resources and our people.

  • It’s Personal: Thoughts On the Narrative Power of Jewelry

    Jewelry is a storyteller. Think about it. There are so many examples in history and literature of a piece of jewelry carrying with it a powerful narrative.