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....

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  • 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
  • Ginger is THE person to see if you want a unique, meaningful custom-designed piece of jewelry. I am notoriously hard-to-please .. ( in a good way because I’m an artist too ) but she’s blown me away every time.

    Patrick P.
  • 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
  • My mom came to visit me this weekend and brought the ring that you made for me. I love it! The ring itself is the perfect width and I love the slight irregularity with the surface. The birds are awesome and I love how subtle and simple they are. Everything about it is perfect. Thank […]

    Sasha R.
  • 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.
  • 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.

  • Choice Metals – My Favorites and Why

    As a metalsmith, I could talk metals all day. I am often asked which metal I prefer and why. Here's my abridged manifesto on my favorite metals....

  • 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....