Author Archives: Melanie

Self portraits

A long time ago someone told me jewelry works should start as guache renderings. That’s not my creative process. In fact, 9 times out of ten if an assignment had to be handed in with drawings or renderings, I made the object first and then drew it after the fact. This is my creative process: [...]

From all Angles

When I was in school I was thoroughly fed up with this idea that jewelry had to mean something. I always said ” why can’t things just be pretty?”. Apparently even when I try to rebel I get pulled back in. This piece came about after a lot of reflection on things coming full circle, [...]

Back to creation

After a bit of a hiatus I started putting together a new series, this one to be made mostly in sterling silver, with the occasional gemstones, gold plating and possibly some enamels if I can get back into it. I’ve started working full time in CAD again and am excited to show you two of [...]

Cupcakes and Inner Thoughts

Hello! So two new great exciting items have been added to the shop! As a way to kick off all this new work I’ve been posting I’m offering a special coupon code going on right now exclusive to people who see this blog Go to http://www.etsy.com/shop/Melanielynndesign select your favorite items, and add coupon code JULY20 [...]

New work is slowly being posted!

Go check it out! Four new listings! I’m in the process of launching a full line of Judaica, and I’d love to hear input! http://www.etsy.com/listing/77951185/sustainable-bamboo-and-white-acrylic?ref=v1_other_2 www.etsy.com/listing/77951468/turquoise-blue-and-white-acrylic-laser?ref=v1_other_2 www.etsy.com/listing/77951295/clear-cobalt-blue-and-white-acrylic?ref=v1_other_2 www.etsy.com/listing/77951295/clear-cobalt-blue-and-white-acrylic?ref=v1_other_1