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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  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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....

  • 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.

  • 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....